Sports

The perfect pitch Dominican Sister Mary Jo Sobieck threw prior to a Chicago White Sox game last summer not only went viral but is still out of the park.
James T. Keane April 10, 2019
Looking back on sports stories designed to educate a certain class of white American male into the virtues of postwar civic culture.
Ashley McKinless April 09, 2019
Thanks to the resilience of the U.V.A. team—and the fervent prayers of many fans—the darkest day in the program’s history will now be remembered as the first step on their road to redemption.
America This Week March 20, 2019
This week's guest is Michael J. O'Loughlin.
Vincent Strand March 15, 2019
A March Madness gets underway, the curious coincidence of basketball and American Catholicism comes into view.
Ashley McKinless March 15, 2019
March Madness kicks off this weekend with Selection Sunday. What teams will make it to the N.C.A.A. men’s basketball tournament this year?