Category: Sports

Estelle Balet Killed In An Avalanche

Swiss police say snowboarder Estelle Balet has been killed in an avalanche. Police say the 21-year-old Swiss athlete was struck by the snow slide early Tuesday morning while filming above Orsieres, near Switzerland’s southern border with France and Italy. She had been following another snowboarder, who wasn’t caught in the avalanche. Valais state police said…

Drake Johnson ok after accident that ‘would’ve killed a lesser man’

Michigan running back Drake Johnson is recovering “well” after being injured during an accident Wednesday at the school’s indoor track and field building. according to a UM statement released Thursday. “On Wednesday, an accident occurred at the indoor track and field building involving student-athlete Drake Johnson,” the statement read. “He was evaluated by a U-M athletic department…