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Black Sports History in Alabama: Theodore Spradley III

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | Theodore Spradley III, born in 1949, graduated from Mobile County Training School (MCTS) in 1967. While attending MCTS, Theodore...

The Academy’s Connection to the Mobile County Training School

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | The United States Sports Academy and the Mobile County Training School (MCTS) alumni association have had a rewarding partnership...

Dr. Spradley’s Top 5 NBA Players

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | The 2018-2019 NBA season is currently underway after a season in which the Golden State Warriors won their second consecutive...

The Rise of eSports: A Conversation with Dr. Brandon Spradley

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | Dr. Brandon Spradley is the Chair of Sports Management at the United States Sports Academy. He recently discussed issues related...

Will Usain Bolt’s Absence Leave a Void in Sprinting?

By Dr. Brandon Spradley | The greatest sprinter to ever step on the track retired after finishing 3rd in the 100 meter dash at the...

Is Labeling eSports a Sport Good for the Sports Profession?

Is the sports profession moving in the right direction by labeling eSports a sport? This is a question that is passionately debated by today’s...

Olympic Champion, World Record Holder Injured in Celebrity Rugby Match

Wayde van Niekerk, famously known for breaking Michael Johnson’s 400 meter world record at the 2016 Rio Olympics, may be forced to sit out...

Tune in to the 2017 SEC Track and Field Championships

Calling all track and field fans to tune in and watch the SEC Track and Field Championships. The championships will be hosted by the...

Kirani James Shines at the 2017 Grenada Invitational

Last week on April 8, 2017, the country of Grenada hosted the Grenada Invitational, a major international track and field meet at Kirani James...

Olympian Sydney McLaughlin Seeks to Break 300m National Record

Teenage sensation Sydney McLaughlin is looking to break the 300 meter national record next week at the 110th New York Millrose Games. McLaughlin had...
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