(NEW YORK) -- It’s the time when high school graduates make that consequential decision: What’s next? Curtis Lawrence has made his choice. Behind those braces and that megawatt smile is a gifted 16-year-old who recently made a tough choice for his future. Curtis was offered a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sunny Bryant, an 8-year-old transgender girl who lives in Texas, loves to play baseball and participate in gymnastics. She's also been "begging" to play soccer, according to her mother, Rebekah Bryant. But Sunny, who currently plays on co-ed teams, is aware that... Read More.
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Tuesday that would bar transgender female athletes from playing on girls' and women's sports teams at public schools -- a move that LGBTQ advocates decried as particularly "unconscionable" on the first day of LGBTQ... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Pfizer and BioNTech will be providing COVID-19 vaccines to Olympic athletes participating in the summer games in Tokyo. The pharmaceutical companies signed a memorandum of understanding with the International Olympic Committee on Thursday to donate doses of the vaccine to athletes and... Read More.
By ALISA WIERSEMA, ABC News(PIERRE, S.D.) -- A series of culture wars that are likely to resurface on future campaign trails appear to be emerging in several Republican-led states over the issue of transgender rights, despite the next two cycles... Read More.
By DANA ALKHOURI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Student athletes are used to having routines and game schedules. But that regimen was taken away as of March 2020, as lockdowns and restrictions were put in place throughout the country to combat... Read More.
BY: DR. DAVE HARRISON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — As doctors and scientists continue their real-time pursuit of information surrounding COVID-19 and its effect on the heart, a new set of findings may influence how college athletes who contracted the virus approach... Read More.
BY: BENJAMIN SIEGEL(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump on Tuesday again advocated for college football in the fall, falsely claiming that coronavirus "just attacks old people" and that young, healthy college athletes are "not going to have a problem.""People don't... Read More.
By ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- On the day the 2020 games were scheduled to begin before the pandemic, a look at what the games would have looked like and historic precedent for canceling or pausing the games.Legislation... Read More.
Matt Russell and Iyanla "Ice" DeJesus. (Doug Ramsay Photo) The KRKO Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Year is Iyanla "Ice" DeJesus of Jackson High School.Ice continued to dominate the Wesco 4A Softball diamond in 2019; just like she did in... Read More.