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Karolina Pliskova Wins 2016 Western & Southern Open

Denied! Angelique Kerber’s chance to supplant Serena Williams as the #1 ranked women’s tennis singles player in the world was emphatically turned away by an inspired effort from Karolina Pliskova. The 24-year old Czech blew away the reigning Australian Open champion and Olympic Silver Medalist, 6-3 6-1. Honestly, it didn’t even feel that close. The … Continue reading

Lydia Ko Wins 2014 Marathon Classic

Can we just hand the 2014 Louise Suggs Rolex Rookie of the Year trophy to Lydia Ko now? Some people might say we could have reasonably done that on January 1st. Ok, it is true that theoretically…mathematically…somebody could still catch the Kiwi star, but after notching her 2nd win of her 2014 rookie season at … Continue reading

In Response: Farr Classic To Present $300,000 To Local Charities From The Toledo Blade

Full article: http://toledoblade.com/article/20101217/SPORTS05/101219510/-1/SPORTS18 an excerpt: Checks will be presented to the Ronald McDonald House of NW Ohio ($50,000), Sunshine, Inc. ($35,000), Toledo Community Recreation Program ($30,000), Camp Courageous ($25,000), Heartbeat of Toledo ($25,000), Make-A-Wish Foundation ($25,000), Mary Immaculate School ($25,000), Toledo Symphony ($25,000), Specialized Alternatives for Families and Youth ($15,000), and Gliding Stars of Toledo … Continue reading