INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Lizette Salas' waited 77 minutes to line up her 4-foot putt to take the lead Thursday at the Indy Women in Tech Championship. She refused to let the weather delay get to her. When the 29-year-old California player returned to the course, she quickly rolled in the birdie putt, finished her round with another birdie at No. 18 and took a two-shot lead over Angel Yin and Nasa Hataoka with a course record-tying 10-under 62.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Athletes from Kuwait will be able to compete under their own flag in the Asian Games after the International Olympic Committee provisionally lifted the country's suspension, which had been in place for nearly three years. The Asian Games open on Saturday in Jakarta. The Olympic Council of Asia, the governing body of Olympic sports for the region, said in a statement Friday it was "delighted with today's decision" taken by the IOC's executive board.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - The ovation moved Aaron Rodgers to tears. The Green Bay Packers fans showed their appreciation with the two-time NFL MVP about to take his first snaps at Lambeau Field in almost a year. Once he got behind center, Rodgers needed just one drive to look right at home back in Titletown.
ATLANTA (AP) - Rookie star Ronald Acuna Jr. was back in the lineup for the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, one day after being plunked in the left arm with a pitch that sparked a national debate about whether it's ever acceptable to throw at a hitter intentionally. Acuna said his elbow felt fine less than 24 hours after he took a 97 mph fastball from Miami's Jose Urena . Major League Baseball doled out a six-game suspension to the Marlins pitcher.
The La Cueva Bears will more than likely have a say when it's time to crown a state champion in Class 6A in 2018. The Bears came close to winning a title last season, but the only team to beat them, Manzano, did it twice and the second time it was for the title.
They call themselves the "Fantastic Five." University of New Mexico tight ends Marcus Williams, Brayden Dickey, Aaron Overacker, Jeffrey Jones Jr, and Daniel Peabody are aware that they are a talented bunch.
New Mexico State is playing as an independent this football season. When the 2020 season rolls around the Aggies will hit the road for Gainesville, Florida. FBS Schedules reports the Aggies and Gators are set for a Nov. 21 date that will see the Aggies make over $1.5.