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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THE COUNCIL Pitch First Fundraiser for NonprofitsThe Council – A local all male organization aiming to help local charities on a quarterly basis was on April 26th at House Kitchen and Bar,downtown Sacramento. The concept: The Council is comprised of 100 men who agree to each donate $100 at four gatherings a year. At each gathering, the men will hear pitches from three local non-profits. At the end of the pitches, the men will vote by silent ballot for whichever non-profit they felt gave the best presentation. Whichever non-profit receives the most votes will walk away with $10,000 for its organization. Checks will be made out by each individual on-site and will be given directly to the charity. Each $100 donation is tax deductible. Founding members; Dave Harmon, Patrick Harbison, Greg Wellman, David Sobon, Cory Harris, Tim Harris and Shelby Elias Networking: The Council is envisioned to be a wonderful opportunity from men across various professional sectors to network and mingle. The goal is to provide long-term value to deserving causes - but also to have fun and create a socially and professionally viable atmosphere as well.
Weave Fundraiser WALK A MILE IN HER SHOESOn April 23, 944 men took to the streets in high heels and literally "walked a mile in her shoes" to raise awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault. Their efforts raised more than $312,000 to support WEAVE's 24/7 crisis intervention services for survivors in our community with 100% of the funds raises used for local services. WEAVE's Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is the largest men's walk against gender based violence in the world. Photos by Tia Gemmell www.phototia.com The Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event is fun opportunity for men to raise awareness in their community about the serious causes, effects, and remediations to men’s sexualized violence against women.This year will mark the 6th Walk a Mile in Her Shoes. This annual fundraiser has changed how our entire region works collectively to build a community that does not tolerate domestic violence and sexual assault. It has raised more funds to ensure survivors have the resources they need to be safe and thrive.
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THE RIVER DISTRICT HOSTED 4th ANNUAL PINK THE BOULEVARD TO RAISE BREAST CANCER AWARENESSTHE RIVER DISTRICT HOSTED 4th ANNUAL PINK THE BOULEVARD TO RAISE BREAST CANCER AWARENES with almost 20 businesses on or near Richards Boulevard to PINK the Boulevard with the installation of 1,000 pink ribbons to honor the nearly 1,000 individuals who will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year in Sacramento country on May 7th. The community awareness campaign, which invites businesses and business leaders to Light Up, Decorate & Donate, is both a fundraiser for the Komen Sacramento Valley affiliate and a community awareness campaign created to remind area residents and businesses about the upcoming Race for the Cure.
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