SENIOR SPORTS WRITER
Jerry Bembry is a senior writer at Andscape. His bucket list items include being serenaded by Lizz Wright and watching the Knicks play a MEANINGFUL NBA game in June.
Former boxer has become one of the top trainers in the sport
For 25 years, Williams helped make the sport’s audience and participation more diverse. How does the sport capitalize on them after her retirement?
The legend may be in the final stage of her career, but her skills and the topsy-turvy state of women’s tennis have kept the door open for more history
Witnessing the straight-sets win was a pilgrimage and homage: ‘When I found out this was going to be her last tournament, I absolutely had to come out’
What she means to hoops great Sheryl Swoopes, softball icon Lisa Fernandez, champion coach Dawn Staley and Olympic track star Jackie Joyner-Kersee
The five-time major winner lived on West 143rd, now to be known as Althea Gibson Way
The Las Vegas pro-am has highlighted the talent in the city, from pros such as Pierre Jackson and Sequoia Holmes to high school and college prospects
Stephen Curry, Gary Payton, Jason Kidd are among the league legends who’ve showed out at famed Kezar Pavilion
Since 2019, the USTA has also seen a major increase in participation in the sport among Hispanics
In its second season, the league’s founder, Tony Swindle, has studied the other successful pro-ams to attract players from across the country