U.S. Women's National Team goalkeeper, Hope Solo, has been given a six-month ban by the U.S. Soccer Federation for the comments she made about Sweden after they beat the United States in the women's soccer Olympic quarterfinal. Solo has also had her contract terminated. And, honestly, it's one of the most ridiculous things I've heard in a long time!
Former Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings star safety, Darren Sharper, was sentenced to more than 18 years in prison on Thursday (August 18). The five-time NFL Pro-Bowler was convicted of drugging and raping three women by a federal court in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Summer is coming. That means the Rochester Honkers will soon be back in action and the team's co-owner and general manager, Dan Litzinger, says there will be some new things happening at the ballpark this season.