Arizona's Brigetta Barrett performs a back-flip to celebrate winning the high jump at the Pac-12 NCAA college athletics championship, Sunday, May 13, 2012, in Eugene, Ore.
Arizona's Brigetta Barrett does a backflip to celebrate winning the high jump at the Pac-12 Championships on Sunday.
Josh Harrison singles home the winning run for the Pittsburgh Pirates in the bottom of the 12th against the Houston Astros on May 13 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. The Pirates won 3-2.
Lying down on the job
Dwight King (74) celebrates his goal against Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith as the Los Angeles Kings open their Western Conference finals series with a 4-2 win in Game 1.
Tuck and roll
Italy's Noemi Batki performs during the preliminaries of the women's 10-meter platform diving event at the European Championships on Wednesday.
Mechanics help a colleague escape a garage destroyed by fire at the end of the Spanish Grand Prix near Barcelona on Sunday. The Williams team won the race, then the fire erupted during the ensuing celebration.
Beware of dog
Yankees star Alex Rodriguez keeps his distance from combat dog Sgt. Rex as he greets former Marine Cpl. and Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey at a pregame ceremony before New York's game with the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.
Having a ball
Venus Williams has no trouble at all beating Ekaterina Makarova in the first round of the Italian Open on Wednesday.
Dressed for success
Volunteers in traditional Greek costumes raise the national flags of Greece and the United Kingdom as well as the Olympic flag during a ceremony for the arrival of the Olympic Flame at Thessaloniki, Greece, on Sunday.
Don't look down
Britain's Jennifer Pinches performs on the balance beam during the team finals at the European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Brussels, Belgium, on Saturday.
British rider Lee Richardson died from the injuries suffered when he crashed while racing for PGE Marma Rzeszow against Sparta Betard Wroclaw in Wroclaw, Poland, on Sunday.
Japan's Ayako Minowa, right, delivers a blow to Malefaki Athina of Greece during their boxing match at the World Women's Championships in China on Saturday. Minowa won the match.
Fairmont Senior High's Adrianna Constable (39) and Ali Sansalone and George Washington's Morgan Blankenship go for a loose ball Friday during a West Virginia state prep semifinal lacrosse match in Fairmont, W.Va. Fairmont won 20-4.
Interlake's Patrick Whalon gets hit in the face by a ball kicked by Kingston's Ansel Hartman during a high school soccer game in Poulsbo, Wash., on Saturday. Interlake won the West Central District III playoff game 3-1.
It's a toss-up
Western Ontario men's varsity heavyweight crew team members Gianrico DePasquale, left, and Alex McCarton, right, throw coxswain Celine Girard into the water Saturday after winning their championship race at the Dad Vail Regatta rowing competition on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia.
Out for a ride
Cyclists have no time to enjoy the view Monday during the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia Tour of Italy.
Riot police try to control Fenerbahce fans Saturday after hundreds stormed the pitch after a scoreless draw in a critical soccer match against Galatasaray in Istanbul, Turkey.
The cauldron with the Olympic Flame is seen atop the Athens Acropolis on Wednesday as the London 2012 games draw near.
A gondola passes in the foreground Sunday as boats compete in the America's Cup World Series in Venice, Italy.
Oregon's Sam Crouser wins the javelin Saturday with an effort of 250 feet, 10 inches in the 2012 Pac-12 Championships.
Joining the fun
Seattle Storm players Victoria Dunlap (floor), Shekinna Stricklen (right) and Ann Wauters use a media-day event Tuesday to try out what is typically a fan halftime race.