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Jocelyn Alo legend comes full circle with record-breaking home run in Hawaii

THE FIRST PARK that couldn’t contain Jocelyn Alo is 100 yards from the ocean and 100 yards from the house where she grew up. There’s a fence separating the backyards from the ballfield now, and homemade signs dot the road that hugs the beach along Oahu’s northeastern shore. Keep the Country Country one reads, and … Read more

Basketball player Brittney Griner is reportedly detained in Russia; WNBA, representatives working ‘to get her home’

11:27 AM ET Michelle Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. WNBA player Brittney Griner is being detained in Russia after customs officials said they found hashish oil in her luggage at … Read more