Edina's Nicole Copeland Aiming For 3rd Straight Tennis Championship"Walking on the court and thinking you're going to lose, you're probably going to lose. You can't do that to yourself, so I'd say that there is pressure, but I love pressure because it's a privilege, and I'm happy I got to the point where I am," Edina High School's Nicole Copeland said.
Keidel: More Doping, More ExcusesMaria Sharapova, like many doping athletes before her, isn't sorry she used a banned substance. She's sorry she got caught.
The Top 5 Athletes With Rock Star AmbitionsThere's not much that Manny can't do. He even plays pro basketball in the Philippines AND serves in the country's House of Representatives. But among all of his accomplishments, he likes to see himself as a crooner first and foremost.
Lifesavers Honored For Helping Heart Attack VictimA Twin Cities dad is alive thanks to the quick-thinking of strangers. VT collapsed on the tennis court at Lifetime Fitness in White Bear Lake on July 30, going into cardiac arrest while getting ready to serve in a tennis game.
Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28thThe Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.
2 Minn. Tennis Players In Their 90s Competing In Nat'l GamesThere's a reason 93-year-old Ray Ranallo still feels so young, and it isn't just the tennis.
Faribault Tennis Coach Finishes Marathon Of MatchesThe head coach of the Faribault girls tennis team is proud, and as he describes it, "hurting all over." He likely broke a world record.
Rochester Century's Jessie Aney Goes Undefeated Against The BoysIf you watch Jessie Aney, the biggest difference you will see is the clothing she wears. "She hits as hard as the guys are out there. She moves as well, if not better, than most of the players she plays out here. And in tangibles, she's a ten out of ten."
Two-Team Tennis Ace Feels 'Like One Of The Guys'To read this story, there's one small but critical piece of information you need to know. The high school girls tennis season is in the fall, and the boys tennis season is in the spring.
The High Cost Of Competitive Pre-H.S. SportsCompetitive sports are starting earlier and costing more than ever. So, we're taking a look at how much families are really paying to play in some of the most popular sports.
6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open EraIn the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here's the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:
The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 YearsAthletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.
10 Sports Pilgrimages Every Guy Should Make Once In His LifeWhich sports events are worth planning a vacation around? Check out these ten sports happenings every guy should make a trip for.
ASPIRE Athlete Of The Week For Nov. 1: Sonya DasShe's a leader on the court, and in the classroom. Two-time state champion Sonya Das from St. Paul Academy and Summit School is focused on her game and her future. Her determination to excel is just one of the reasons why she's our ASPIRE Athlete of the Week.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally: Oct. 25, 2013 It's that time of year. Playoff season.