Getting your gay sports fix this season

Posted on 05 Apr 2013 at 10:15am

With the first pitch of the season of Major League Baseball earlier this week, the NCAA championship just around the corner and the NBA finals set to start later this month and the NHL playoffs on its heels, it’s a perfect storm for sports fans. But it’s not just pro and college teams you have [...]

Diablos auction off … themselves

Posted on 05 Apr 2013 at 10:00am

  The Lost Souls aren’t the only gay rugby team that relies on fundraising — the Dallas Diablos are about to mount on one of their big moneymakers, their annual Bachelor Auction. Members of the team will take to the platform at Woody’s on April 14 to strut their stuff and boast about their big [...]

The Lost boys

Posted on 05 Apr 2013 at 9:30am

Lost Souls wants to make the brutal sport of rugby a social outlet for gays ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor Ever since gay rugby player Mark Bingham became one of the heroes of Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001, the sport of rugby has exploded in the U.S. — especially among gay athletes. For [...]

The Sports Issue

Posted on 05 Apr 2013 at 8:30am

Friday night racket The Lost boys Diablos auction off … themselves The doctor is in Getting your gay sports fix this season    

Friday night racket

Posted on 05 Apr 2013 at 8:15am

Sets in the City tennis club serves up a new social scene for athletic-minded North Texas lesbians SARAH DENISE MORGAN  | Contributing Writer When Marilyn Sherman raised her racket last April to start a lesbian tennis group in Dallas, she had no idea she was serving up a hot new social club in the lesbian community. [...]

Trans athlete Gumbled on ‘Real Sports’; Mike Tyson smarter than he seems

Posted on 19 Mar 2013 at 10:16am

Gumble talks to a 51-year-old point guard for Mission College’s women’s basketball team, a 6-foot-6 powerhouse named Gabrielle Ludwig. But it’s not her age that’s the focus of the piece — it’s that she was born Robert Ludwig.

The mighty Quins

Posted on 02 Nov 2012 at 8:30am

Dallas Harlequins’ new women’s team is kicking ass … while behaving like ladies ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor Molly Whitman’s love story begins, as all great love stories do, with a cleat to the face. It was the first semester of her first year at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., [...]

Texas-based turns a queer eye on the sports guy

Posted on 30 Oct 2012 at 3:05pm

All those stories — and many more — are featured on the home page of The brainchild of Chris Billig, it (and its companion Twitter feed) are proud examples of the enormous impact social media now has on gay sports.

DGBA’s Hotshotz place second in Hurricane Classic b-ball tourney

Posted on 24 Oct 2012 at 2:25pm

Dallas’s fledgling gay basketball group is off to a promising start. We reported this summer about the newly formed Dallas Gay Basketball Association, which, in its rookie season, has already proved a popular draw for sports-hungry North Texans. Earlier this month, it generated some pretty sizable cred. The DGBA-sponsored Dallas Hotshotz attended the Hurricane Classic [...]

World Rodeo Finals: Gotta see a woman about a horse

Posted on 19 Oct 2012 at 8:00am

For Robin Cagle, serving on the IGRA royalty team is a personal mission  ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor Most folks in the gay community are familiar with pageant titles like Miss Gay America (drag) or Mr. Dallas Eagle (leathermen). But what about “MsTer?” It’s a title Robin Cagle didn’t even understand a few years [...]