Melissa Persaud

M.A. Candidate at Hofstra University for Journalism. Sports Concentration.

Nationals’ Bryce Harper left the team bus to give a jar of money to a homeless woman

Leave a comment

Bryce Harper may have spent Sunday afternoon tying the MLB’s single-game walk record, but that wasn’t his most important feat of the night. That happened after the game was over and the Washington Nationals were on a bus leaving Wrigley Field after a 8-5 loss to the Cubs. In a since deleted Facebook post, a woman that [more]

He’s here! Kentucky Derby champ Nyquist arrives at Pimlico

Leave a comment

Nyquist arrived at Pimlico on Monday and was eased into Stall 24 of the Stakes Barn despite the tradition of winners using Stall 40. [more]

Ulissi wins 4th Giro stage; Dumoulin reclaims overall lead

Leave a comment

Italian rider Diego Ulissi won the fourth stage of the Giro d'Italia on Tuesday, while Tom Dumoulin crossed second to reclaim the overall lead. [more]