Showing 1345–1360 of 1398 results
Trinity College Squash Team freshman Gustav Detter celebrates his victory over Princeton University senior Yasser El Halaby, arguably the best collegiate squash player in the U.S. ever. Gustav led Trinity to its 135th consecutive victory, the longest winning streak in among all colleges in the U.S. for all sports.
Apolo Anton Ohno is the short-track speedskater whose eight Winter Olympic medals are more than any other American in history. Ohno was the overall short track World Cup champion in 2001, 2003, and 2005, and in 2006 he again raced in the Olympics, winning a gold medal (at 500 meters) and two bronze (at 1000 meters and in the 5000-meter team relay) in Torino, Italy. Ohno won his first gold medal in 1500-meter short track speedskating at the 2002 Winter Olympics. (The win was controversial; Ohno moved up to first after apparent winner South Korean Kim Dong-Sung was disqualified.) Ohno also won silver in the 1000 meters at the same Olympics, held in Salt Lake City.
Lance Armstrong wins 7th Tour deFrance in 2005, American cyclist Lance Armstrong wins a record-setting seventh consecutive Tour de France and retires from the sport. After Armstrong survived testicular cancer, his rise to cycling greatness inspired cancer patients and fans around the world and significantly boosted his sport’s popularity in the United States. However, in 2012, in a dramatic fall from grace, the onetime global cycling icon was stripped of his seven Tour titles after being charged with the systematic use of performance-enhancing drugs.nsecutive Tour de France in 2005
The Boston Red Sox won the World Series for the first time since 1918, which ended the “Curse of the Bambino,” a curse that was supposed to have been inflicted on the team when Babe Ruth was sold to the Yankees in 1919.
The 2004 World Series, the 100th World Series, featured the American League (AL) champions Boston Red Sox against the National League (NL) champions St. Louis Cardinals. The Red Sox defeated the Cardinals by four games to none in the best-of-seven series, played at Fenway Park and Busch Memorial Stadium. The series was played from October 23—27, 2004.
U.S. softball team pitcher Lisa Fernandez throws a 65miles per hour fastball against Australia in the first inning of the final gold medal game in Athens, Greece on August 23,2004. Lisa led the U.S. to a 5-1 victory and a Gold Medal.
“Wheelchair Heros” 2004 Athens Summer Olympics
U.S. Softball team celebrates a 5-1 victory over Australia in the gold medal game in Athens Greece on August 23, 2004.
Boston Red Sox Curt Schilling’s “Bloody Sock” as seen here while pitching.
Boston Red Sox Curt Schilling
A KISS TO THE CROWD 2004 Athens Olympics
New York Yankees Manager Joe Torre gets a hug from his wife Ali after the Yankees won game 7 of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium on October 16, 2003. The Yankees won 6-5 in 11 innings and now face the Florida Marlins in the World Series.
Taken on March 13, 2003, the photograph captures LeBron James playing his last game with his team from Akron, St. Vincent-St. Mary, over Tallmadge High School in Ohio’s Division II regional semifinals. His Fighting Irish played before 8,700 spectators at Savage Hall at the University of Toledo and won by a score of 82-32.
LeBron only played 22 minutes in the game because he ripped part of his fingernail off his right index finger while blocking a shot. He still finished with 19 points, nine assists, and six boards. With a between-the-legs pass, a reverse dunk, and full-speed fast breaks, LeBron did not disappoint.
Trinity College Squash super star Amina Helal from Eng land scores point against The University of Pennsylvania Runa Reta in the CSA Women’s championship game in Hartford, Connecticut on March 2, 2003. Helal won 3-1 winning the national individual championship for the second year in a row.
Washinton Wizards Michael Jordan waves goodby to his fans after his final home game against the New York Knicks at the MCI Center. Michael scored twenty-one points in a losing effort 79-93.
New York Yankees Derek Jeter makes a great diving catch against the Boston Red Sox.
Washington Wizards Michael Jordan drives to the basket against Dallas Mavericks defenders Nick Van Exel and Steve Nash in overtime. The Mavericks won 106-101.
Showing 1345–1360 of 1398 results