Sports Year In Review 2010

Wimbledon Sees Longest Tennis Match Ever
Wimbledon Sees Longest Tennis Match Ever
Begun on June 22, American John Isner and Frenchman Nicolas Mahut battled for more than 11 hours of play over three days at the Wimbledon Championships. Isner won the first round match in a final game that lasted eight hours. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRK (Photo credit should read GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
Giants Win World Series
Giants Win World Series
On Nov. 1, it took five nights and a final 3-1 game for the San Francisco Giants to take the World Series title from the Texas Rangers. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Brett Favre 'Sexts' Revealed
Brett Favre 'Sexts' Revealed
On Sept. 8, New York Jets "Gameday Host" Jenn Sterger revealed former team quarterback Brett Favre had sent her unwanted advances via text messages and graphic personal cameraphone photos. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Reporter Ines Sainz Claims Jets harassed Her
Reporter Ines Sainz Claims Jets harassed Her
On Sept. 11, Azteca TV reporter Ines Sainz claimed a New York Jets assistant coach and players harrassed her during practice. (credit: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
George Steinbrenner Dies At Age 80
George Steinbrenner Dies At Age 80
On July 13, before the 81st All-Star Game, iconic New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner died of a heart attack in Tampa, Fla. "The Boss" had led the champion baseball franchise for 37 years. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
LeBron James Quits Cleveland
LeBron James Quits Cleveland
Capping weeks of media speculation with an hour-long TV special on July 8, NBA star LeBron James stunned his Cleveland Cavalier fans by announcing he would be leaving to sign with the Miami Heat. Copyright NBAE 2010 (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)
New Orleans Saints Win Super Bowl
New Orleans Saints Win Super Bowl
Quarterback Drew Brees led his New Orleans Saints to a 31-17 victory over the Indianapolis Colts Feb. 7, 2010, at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Lakers Win NBA Finals
Lakers Win NBA Finals
On June 17, the Los Angeles Lakers topped their Boston Celtics rivals 83-79 in Game 7 of the NBA finals. Copyright 2010 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
World Cup Comes To South Africa
World Cup Comes To South Africa
In June, the United States' soccer team put in a fair showing at the 19th FIFA World Cup. Spain won the cup in a 1-0 match against the Netherlands. AFP PHOTO / RAJESH JANTILAL - NO PUSH TO MOBILE / MOBILE USE SOLELY WITHIN EDITORIAL ARTICLE - (Photo credit should read RAJESH JANTILAL/AFP/Getty Images)
Ben Roethlisberger Suspended
Ben Roethlisberger Suspended
On April 21, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was given a six-game suspension by the NFL following an incident with a 20-year-old college student at a Georgia nightclub in March. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Duke Beats Butler In NCAA Championships
Duke Beats Butler In NCAA Championships
The Duke Blue Devils won a narrow 61-59 victory over the underdog Butler Bulldogs to claim the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament championship on April 5, 2010. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Winter Olympics Held In Vancouver
Winter Olympics Held In Vancouver
The United States took the overall medal count with 37 during the Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, Canada, but the home nation won the most gold with 14 medals. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)
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North State Building Industry Association (BIA) Dinner and Awards ProgramOn September 23rd at the Sheraton Grand the North State BIA 41st Annual Dinner and Wards program recognized excellence in Marking, Product and People. The North State BIA (Building Industry Association) is the leading advocate for the home building industry in the greater Sacramento region. Representing over 500 members, including nearly 50,000 industry jobs, the BIA is committed to preserving and furthering the economic interests of its members, while also working to enhance the industry's standing as a significant contributor to the regional economy
Great Sacramento Area Economic Council Press Conference announced new Headquarters in Sacramento.The technology company SupportPay announced on Thursday at the Crest Theatre that they are moving their Headquarters from Silicon Valley to Sacramento at a Greater Sacramento Area Economic Council press conference. Greater Sacramento and the City of Sacramento have been working hard to bring yet another fast-growing tech company to our community. Greater Sacramento competed head-to-head for this tech company with Charlotte, Texas, and New York. SupportPay is backed by Draper Associates, Sales Force Ventures, and Aspect Ventures. Support Pay CEO Sheri Atwood, Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg, Venture Capitalist Tim Draper and the Greater Sacramento Board Chairman Pat Talamantes all participated in the press conference.
Africa Hope Fund “Safari on the River” Fundraiser in SacramentoSafari on the River Fundraiser, an African experience was on the Garden Hwy at Juluka landing, Sacramento on September 18, 2016. The Africa Hope Fund helps with much needed funds for the education of children in Africa and the protection of wildlife.
NAIOP DEVELOPMENT 2017 AND PROJECT TOURNAIOP Sacramento Valley hosted a discussion of projects and development in the region from the local developers and the plans to support growth and development in 2017 and beyond at the Crest Theatre on September 14th. After the panel discussion, attendees boarded trolley cars for a tour of where development will begin soon or projects are currently underway. Since 1967, NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has become the leading organization for office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate developers, owners and investors. NAIOP is comprised of more than 15,000 members and provides strong advocacy, education and business opportunities through a North American network.
The Center for Land-Based Learning DINNER AT THE BARN FundraiserThe first fundraiser dinner at the BARN in West Sacramento on September 11, 2016, presented by Downey Brand and hosted by Fulcrum Property. The BARN is the Bridge District’s new indoor/outdoor hot spot for entertainment, fundraisers, food service and farmers market on West Sacramento’s riverfront. The Center for Land-Based Learning is dedicated to creating the next generation of farmers and teaching California’s youth about the importance of agriculture and natural resource conservation
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Sacramento 1st annual Walk of Stars GalaThe Black-Tie Gala was on August 31 at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium. Sacramento’s 1st Inaugural Stars Installation and Ceremony also was on August 31st on L and 18th Street. The Sacramento region boasts some of the world's greatest entertainers and artists, athletes, news people, business people and scientists. The Sacramento Walk of Stars honored national and worldwide accomplishments made by those who call or once called the Sacramento region home. Debbie Meyer, Olympic Athlete Gregory Kondos, Visual Artist LeVar Burton, Actor and Activist Dr. Ernie Bodai, Surgeon and Advocate Timothy B. Schmit, Musician

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