Jul. 10, 2014

USA Today: High school quarterbacks become teachers at Elite 11

Every participant in Elite 11 and its annual partner event, Nike's The Opening, is plied with all the athletic apparel and equipment they could ever want and all the Gatorade chews they can eat. They get coaching and counseling from current and former NFL and college players, all in a pristine and state-of-the-art athletic training environment. Qualifying and being invited to these events cement the athletes' status as some of the most prominent people in their respective communities, if they weren't already.

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Jul. 07, 2014

U.S. soldier gives Baylor's Petty highest honor

Bryce Petty is coming off one of the most spectacular debut seasons any first-time starter could ever have in major college football. The Baylor quarterback produced a sterling 32-3 TD-INT ratio while leading the Bears to their first Big 12 title and a BCS bowl in 2013.

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May. 27, 2014

Blue Bicycles Offers Trade-In Program To Support TeamRWB

Blue Bicycles announced today that it is looking to donate over 100 bicycles to veterans of Team RWB through a unique program that will run through the month of June.

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May. 24, 2014

Print Email Caroline Russo: Running for our veterans

As is the case with many things in life, my connection with and feeling toward the Memorial Day holiday have evolved over the course of "growing up." With my birthday at the end of May, as a little girl I fell under the false assumption that the big Memorial Day picnic my aunt and uncle threw every year in Williamstown was my personal birthday party. Growing a bit older, I realized that the entire nation in fact did not celebrate my birthday, and instead Memorial Day became the perfect three-day weekend to compete in soccer tournaments throughout the region with my Pittsfield Panthers and Berkshire AJAX club soccer teams.

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May. 24, 2014

Crossfit helps veterans adjust to civilian life

Saturday afternoongroups dedicated to supporting American veterans met at a Crossfit gym as part of a program helping those who served our country adjust to civilian life.

Crossfit is a workout trend sweeping across the nation. The unorthodox training regiments test body and mind, but through the struggle comradery and brotherhood emerge.

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