Built on the Southside Sports

Built on the Southside

October 15, 2019

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writter Every video that shows Seattle outfielder Mallex Smith stealing a base highlights the basic elements of how he uses his speed to distract pitchers. Smith, a product of Capital Park and Rickards High School, will tell you though that there is a little

Stanley to Smith for FAMU win becoming familiar Sports

Stanley to Smith for FAMU win becoming familiar

October 15, 2019

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer With just a little more than 30 seconds left in a tied game against North Carolina Central, FAMU’s coaching staff called one last huddle. They knew whatever they called Saturday afternoon couldn’t be too time consuming. The players had the right attitude as

DB Fagan rounding into form for FSU football Sports

DB Fagan rounding into form for FSU football

October 15, 2019

By Tim Linafelt Senior write/Seminoles.com Three weeks ago, with Florida State trailing Louisville and holding out hope for a fourth-quarter rally, FSU safety Cyrus Fagan stepped in front of an errant pass attempt and made the biggest play of his career – an interception that not only prevented the Cardinals

Legendary Olympic athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos earn induction into U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame Sports

Legendary Olympic athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos earn induction into U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame

October 15, 2019

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Their raised fists were as legendary as they were controversial. Tommie Smith and John Carlos, known for their Black Power salute during the 1968 Olympics medal ceremonies, have earned induction into the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame. The induction is scheduled for

Rattlers give Simmons second win over Spartans Sports

Rattlers give Simmons second win over Spartans

October 8, 2019

By FAMU Athletics Special to the Outlook NORFOLK, Va. – It took some doing on the part of the FAMU football team, but it was enough to help coach Willie Simmons keep his perfect record against Norfolk State intact with a 30-28 win by the Rattlers. The Saturday afternoon win

Hornibrook-led Noles finish off Wolfpack, 31-13 Sports

Hornibrook-led Noles finish off Wolfpack, 31-13

October 8, 2019

By Tim Linafelt Senior Writer/Seminoles.com It took a little longer than usual for Florida State to find the accelerator, but that might just be how the Seminoles prefer it. After finally building a big advantage over North Carolina State – late in the third quarter, instead of the usual early

Richardson named William V. Campbell Trophy semifinalist Sports

Richardson named William V. Campbell Trophy semifinalist

October 8, 2019

FAMU sports information IRVING, Texas — Florida A&M University senior linebacker Elijah Richardson was among 185 recipients named last Wednesday as National Football Foundation (NFF) William V. Campbell Trophy Semifinalists.  The William V. Campbell Trophy Award recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation. Fidelity Investments

City boxing team looking for wins in local tournament Sports

City boxing team looking for wins in local tournament

July 24, 2019

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer    After all four fighters on the city’s boxing team came away from their annual tournament without a win last summer, trainer Tyres Williams adapted a strategy that he hopes will benefit his team. During the last three months, Williams has had the

Allen returns home to host Buck Mission Day Sports

Allen returns home to host Buck Mission Day

July 11, 2019

  By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer During rehab from a knee injury in his sophomore year at Lincoln High School, Javorius “Buck” Allen found himself having a soul-searching conversations. He eventually wanted answers to the questions that he had about life after football. Or even life without it

Rattlers come up short in NCAA Regional to end season Sports

Rattlers come up short in NCAA Regional to end season

June 20, 2019

Special to the Outlook ATLANTA, Ga. – FAMU out hit the Chanticleers 13-11. It just wasn’t enough, though.  The Rattlers (27-34)  fell Coastal Carolina (36-25-1) 9-4 in front of 1,947 at Russ Chandler Stadium.  The Rattlers four runs scored and 13 hits were the most in program history in an NCAA