Results tagged with 'tennis'
Published Aug. 27, 2013
WZTI-AM 1290 Martini Radio, the station known for songs of yesteryear and today with velvet voices and jazz influences, is adding a couple of local hosts to its weekday lineup. Starting this week, Carol Vonn and Terry Love will be on the air.
Published July 2, 2013
In tennis, there is only one American is in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) top 20. There are five Americans in the top 15 of the World Golf Rankings, but non-Americans keep winning major tournaments way out of proportion to their numbers. What's happening to Americans in individual sports?
Published Feb. 26, 2013
It was one heck of a weekend for women in sports as the Daytona 500 and UFC had history-making performances by women. But, the fight between Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche pandered to our basest beliefs and was exploitative.
Published Aug. 1, 2012
Colorado's Tennis is the husband and wife team of Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley, and drummer James Barone, and on the trio's second disc, "Young and Old" the three create a sophisticated sugar-sweet pop that embraces everything from 1960s girl groups to 1980s New York soul and beyond. As Tennis prepares to hit Turner Hall on Aug. 2 to open for Sharon Van Etten - Milwaukee's own Yellow Ostrich is also on the bill - we asked Moore about the band, the record and their experience with Brew City.
Published July 17, 2012
What the heck has happened to Americans? The subject is some individual sports and what's happened to the American athlete, brought about by the recent U.S. Women's Open at Blackwolf Run and by the impending start of the Olympic Games in London. The evidence that something is wrong is clear and unassailable.
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The year was 1994. I was 34 years old and my career as a professional soccer player was winding down. The front office of the Milwaukee Rampage had received a call specifically asking for me and if I would do some volunteer work for the Special Olympics high school track meet. I was more than hap...
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