Diving

September 27, 2018 - 6:59 pm
DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a preliminary injunction to stop Eastern Michigan University from cutting some sports programs. U.S. District Judge George Steeh ruled Thursday that financial hardship is not a defense for a Title IX violation. Two former EMU athletes filed a lawsuit...
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August 21, 2018 - 6:46 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University has announced the creation of a centralized office for responding to sexual- and gender-based harassment, violence and other types of discrimination and harassment. The goal of the office announced Tuesday by university President Michael Drake is helping...
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August 15, 2018 - 3:38 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio State University Diving Club is asking a federal court to dismiss the claims against it in a lawsuit over allegations that a former coach sexually abused young divers years ago. Lawyers for the club argued in a Tuesday court filing that as part of the public...
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Italy's Matteo Trentin celebrates winning the Men's Road Race on day eleven of the 2018 European Championships in Glasgow. Sunday Aug. 12, 2018. (John Walton/PA via AP)
August 12, 2018 - 1:52 pm
GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Italian cyclist Matteo Trentin sprinted to gold in the men's road race at the European Championships on Sunday as three-time world champion Peter Sagan quit with 84 kilometers (52 miles) left. Spearheading a leading group of five, Italian teammate Davide Cimolai set up...
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FILE - In this July 19, 2018 file photo Cleveland High School soccer player Mariano Barreras, of Rio Rancho, N.M., holds up a sign supporting the University of New Mexico men's soccer program, during the Board of Regents meeting in the Student Union, in Albuquerque, N.M. A New Mexico lawyer is asking a state judge to toss out a University of New Mexico decision to eliminate four sports over allegations the school violated the state's open meetings law. Attorney Maria Touchet filed a complaint Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, in state district court and accused the school's board of regents of disregarding open meetings laws when it voted in July to cut men's soccer, men's and women's skiing and women's beach volleyball. (Greg Sorber /The Albuquerque Journal via AP, File)
August 10, 2018 - 4:05 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico lawyer wants a state judge to toss out a University of New Mexico's decision to eliminate four sports, claiming the school violated the state's open meetings law Maria Touchet of Albuquerque filed a complaint in state district court Friday, the latest in a saga...
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New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas holds a news conference regarding University of New Mexico Athletics in Albuquerque, N.M., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. The New Mexico Attorney General's Office says a decision to cut four sports at the University of New Mexico violated the state's open meetings law and could be invalid. (Roberto Rosales/The Albuquerque Journal via AP)
August 09, 2018 - 6:58 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The attorney general of New Mexico announced Thursday that his office will take the University of New Mexico to court unless its board of regents reconsiders a decision to eliminate four sports. Attorney General Hector Balderas gave the university 15 days to respond to an...
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August 09, 2018 - 5:08 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on University of New Mexico proposal to eliminate sports (all times local): 3:05 p.m. New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas says he will take the University of New Mexico to court unless its board of regents reconsiders a decision to eliminate four sports...
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July 24, 2018 - 2:12 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University diving club coach began pressuring a female diver for sex within weeks after meeting her when she was 16, the former diver said Tuesday in an interview. Former diver Estee Pryor said she had no experience with men when the 27-year-old coach...
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July 16, 2018 - 11:15 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two former divers are suing USA Diving, accusing the national governing body of ignoring or obstructing inquiries into allegations that a coach sexually abused them when they were young athletes dreaming of Olympic glory. The federal lawsuit, filed last week, names Indianapolis-...
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New York Yankees' Luis Severino throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Houston Astros on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
May 30, 2018 - 11:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — That's it for Yankees-Astros this season. At least until October. Luis Severino struck out 11 in seven overpowering innings, beating longtime Yankees nemesis Dallas Keuchel for the second time this month as New York topped Houston 5-3 on Wednesday night. Gary Sanchez snapped an 0-...
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