These swimmer sisters want to get rid of the stereotype that ‘Black people can’t swim’
The Florida natives say learning to swim is critical for the Black community. Research shows higher drowning rates in Black children compared to other groups.
By Jonathan Limehouse | October 12, 2020
Two JCSU students selected for NFL Experienceship Program
The mentoring and professional development program provides hands-on experience in sports management, business and event production for HBCU students.
By Jonathan Limehouse | September 22, 2020
Michael Jordan becomes majority owner of new NASCAR team, signs Bubba Wallace
Jordan becomes the first Black majority owner of a full-time race team in NASCAR’s Cup series since Hall of Famer Wendell Scott.
By Katrina Louis | September 21, 2020
Women take the lead of CIAA Sports Information Directors Association
Milestone election marks the first time in CIAA history that its SIDA will have all women concurrently serving as officers.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 31, 2020
Opinion | If J. Cole is chasing hoop dreams, it should be with the Hornets
The N.C. rapper seems poised for a run in the NBA, and it should be in Buzz City.
By Kallan Louis | August 13, 2020
Brandon Bellamy becomes only Black majority owner in professional baseball
Bellamy's Maryland-based real estate and development firm will manage Gastonia's new ballpark and partner on economic development projects in the FUSE District.
By Katrina Louis | July 30, 2020
CIAA officials share next steps after fall season suspended
Conference leaders share preliminary operational and financial details as CIAA pushes back fall sports because of coronavirus trends.
By Katrina Louis | July 11, 2020
The Kid Knows Sports: Reaction to Cam Newton signing with the Patriots
Our Kid Contributor shares his thoughts on Cam Newton's move to New England and his contract deal.
By Bryson Best | July 3, 2020
Carolina sports teams sever ties with CPI Security over “Black on Black crime” remarks
The Charlotte-based security company loses major sponsorships with Hornets, Panthers and others.
By Kallan Louis | June 8, 2020
The Kid Knows Sports: 3 lessons Michael Jordan taught me
Our Kid Contributor watched the debut episodes of "The Last Dance" docuseries, and he's sharing lessons learned.
By Bryson Best | April 22, 2020