“I think this team we have is going to do very well,” says Charles Austin of the U.S. Track & Field squad prepping for the Paris Olympics
Sports Illustrated (SI), the literary institution that weaved sports into the fabric of American culture for 3 generations, is turning 70 years
Officially called the “AFL-NFL World Championship Game”, the first Super Bowl was little more than an inconsequential game
Iona Sports Media Professor Mike Damergis talks with Super Bowl '86 & '90 champion, Mark Collins
She was the first female skater to land a double axel in competition. Carol Heiss, with her captivating smile and All-American girl appeal
Iona Sports Media Professor Mike Damergis talks with 5x Pro-Bowler and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, Chuck Foreman
Shep Messing spent 7 seasons as goalkeeper in the North American Soccer League, sharing the pitch with legends such as Pele,
A living legend in the world of tennis, Australia’s Margaret Smith-Court won the first of her 24 Grand Slams before John F. Kenndy
Sean Logan, an attorney who played lacrosse for the Naval Academy before entering the Marine Corps, said this of his high school football coach
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Sitting ringside at Madison Square Garden (MSG) were boxing’s royalty: Sugar Ray Robinson, Ezzard Charles, and Jersey Joe Walcott.
Devon Harris was co-founder of the Jamaica national bobsled team, an upstart squad of warm weather athletes
The Allies were on their offensive drive towards Germany, General Douglas MacArthur was back in the Philippines, and the Army-Navy “Game of the Century”
Not many athletes have a National Hall of Fame Museum named after them, but Dan Gable stands in a class of his own.
"It was a victory of innocents," says Dennis McNally, the Grateful Dead's publicist, as he recalls the historic event in conversation
Iona Sports Media Professor Mike Damergis talks with 2x, New York Giants Super Bowl Champ, Kareem McKenzie
On November 15, 1979, the Washington Post wrote: “Morgan State is the leading passing team in the MEAC but
“It’s been an incredible journey with Harley to bring bagger racing to the forefront of motorcycle racing in the U.S.,” says Kyle Wyman.
The numbers speak for themselves: 50,000 runners, 5 starting waves, 250 gallons of Gatorade concentrate, and 1,500 portable toilets.