Posts Tagged ‘Team USA’

Wander Franco to Play for Dominican Republic Team for Olympic Qualifing Tournament

Wander Franco to Play for Dominican Republic Team for Olympic Qualifing Tournament

Wander Franco is hoping to hit the field at the 2020 Tokyo Games. The 19-year-old Dominican professional baseball shortstop in the Tampa Bay Raysorganization, the top prospect in Major League Baseball, and longtime star Jose Bautista plan to...

Mar 3, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Lizette Salas Named to Team USA at 2019 Solheim Cup

Lizette Salas Named to Team USA at 2019 Solheim Cup

Lizette Salas is ready to represent… The 30-year-old Latina professional golfer, who currently plays on the LPGA Tour, will represent the United States at the 2019 Solheim Cup. In addition to Salas, Team USAwill consist of Lexi...

Aug 29, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Stanton Returns to the U.S. World Baseball Classic Roster

Stanton Returns to the U.S. World Baseball Classic Roster

Giancarlo Stanton is back on Team USA… The 27-year-old part-Puerto Rican baseball star, a right fielder for the Miami Marlins, is among the returnees on the 28-man U.S. World Baseball Classic roster, which also includes Colorado...

Feb 9, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Hernandez Throws Acrobatic First Pitch at New York Mets Game

Hernandez Throws Acrobatic First Pitch at New York Mets Game

Laurie Hernandez is flipping for the New York Mets… The 16-year-old Puerto Rican gymnast, who helped lead Team USA to the gold medal in the Women’s Gymnastics team competition at the 2016 Rio Games, tossed out the first pitch on Saturday at Citi...

Sep 4, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Hernandez to Compete on Season 23 of ABC's

Hernandez to Compete on Season 23 of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars”

Laurie Hernandez is heading from the beam to the ballroom… The 16-year-old Puerto Rican gymnast, who helped lead Team USA’s Women’s Gymnastics team to gold at the 2016 Rio Games, has joined ABC’s Dancing with the Stars for Season 23....

Aug 31, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Anthony Leads Team USA to Third Straight Olympic Gold in Men's Basketball

Anthony Leads Team USA to Third Straight Olympic Gold in Men’s Basketball

Carmelo Anthony is basketball’s golden boy… The 32-year-old half-Puerto Rican basketball star helped lead Team USA to a 96-66 win over Serbia at the 2016 Rio Games, to give the United States the gold medal in Men’s Basketball. It’s Anthony,...

Aug 22, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Taurasi & Team USA Win Gold in Women's Basketball at the 2016 Rio Games

Taurasi & Team USA Win Gold in Women’s Basketball at the 2016 Rio Games

Diana Taurasi is still golden… The 34-year-old half-Argentinean American basketball player and Team USA defeated Spain in the gold medal game Saturday, 101-72, to give the US its sixth consecutive Olympic gold. Taurasi, who led the way with a...

Aug 21, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Lochte Helps Team USA Win Swimming Gold in the 4x200 Freestyle Relay

Lochte Helps Team USA Win Swimming Gold in the 4×200 Freestyle Relay

Ryan Lochte has surpassed a swimming icon… The 32-year-old half-Cuban American swimmer won his first gold medal of 2016 Rio Games and his 12th overall, swimming the third leg for the victorious U.S. 4×200 freestyle relay team on Tuesday...

Aug 10, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Lochte to Compete for Team USA at the 2016 Olympic Games

Lochte to Compete for Team USA at the 2016 Olympic Games

Ryan Lochte is heading to Rio de Janeiro… The 31-year-old half-Cuban American swimmer, an 11-time Olympic medalist, failed for the second time to seal a spot in an individual event after finishing fourth overall (1:46.62) in Tuesday’s...

Jun 30, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »