Sports

What Parents Should Know About Concussions

*The Muslim Observer

By Cindy Trowbridge This fall, the deaths of three high school football players were linked to direct head injuries on the field of play, and one collegiate football player’s de

Can Youth Sports Foster Creativity? It Depends

*The Muslim Observer

By Matthew Bowers Editor’s Note: Matthew Bowers is clinical assistant professor in sport management at the University of Texas at Austin and co-principal of Hook & Ladder Cr

Community News (16-37)

*The Muslim Observer

Syed Rizvi Wins Top Award The Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB) holds an annual state-wide “Reach for the Stars” competition to recognize student interns w

Mohammed Ahmed makes a mark at Commonwealth Games

*The Muslim Observer

Former Wisconsin standout long-distance runner Mohammed Ahmed carried his collegiate success into his post-graduate international career, recording impressive results last week at

Running Back Ameer Abdullah’s Speech Garners Praise

*The Muslim Observer

Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah delivered the  Big 10 Football Kickoff Luncheon which is earning widespread praise for both its style and substance. Abdullah’s spe

Germany’s Mesut Ozil donates World Cup bonus money to children in Brazil

*The Muslim Observer

The midfield wiz, who plays his club soccer for Arsenal in the Premier League, confirmed his donation through the BigShoe charity on his Facebook page Wednesday. The money goes to

Muslim Stars Shining in Fifa World Cup 2014

*The Muslim Observer

The Brazil 2014 World Cup kicked off earlier this week with many Muslim players dotting the football landscape. Being an integral part of football, Muslim players starring in their

Abdul Mushtaq joins Harper College Baksetball Team

*The Muslim Observer

CHICAGO,IL--A growing number of Muslims, even those from immigrant communities, are making their mark in the athletic field. The Harper Community College in Palatine recently signe

Mirza Moves To Number Two

*The Muslim Observer

By Parvez Fatteh, Founder of http://sportingummah.com, sports@muslimobserver.com Indian ladies’ tennis star Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black have become th

Naazim Richardson to Enter Hall of Fame

*The Muslim Observer

By Parvez Fatteh, Founder of http://sportingummah.com, sports@muslimobserver.com Later this month, the Pennsylvania Boxing Hall of Fame will induct a new class of ten outstanding