"He does accept full responsibility for his conduct," said Barrett's attorney, David Willingham. "He apologizes to Ms. Andrews. It is his hope that these events can become an opportunity to make positive changes in his life."
* Spain captain Albert Costa has been released from a hospital after suffering heart-related problems. The Spanish tennis federation said the 34-year-old Costa was admitted to a hospital near Barcelona after complaining of heart palpitations, chest pains and hypertension.
* The Spanish Supreme Court has ordered former top-ranked women's player Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario to pay back approximately $5.1 million in unpaid income tax.
* Maryland junior Katie O'Donnell, of Blue Bell, won the 2010 Honda Sports Award as the top field hockey player in the country. O'Donnell, the nation's leading scorer, is a three-time first-team All-America. She is from Wissahickon High School.
* The Wings, of the National Lacrosse League, signed Shawn Nadelen, Drew Westervelt, Brett Moyer and Kyle Smedley.
* The Justice Department is not supporting a bid to pardon Jack Johnson, the black heavyweight boxing champion who was imprisoned nearly a century ago because of his romantic ties with a white woman. The department's pardon attorney told Rep. Peter King in a letter that DOJ general policy is not to process posthumous pardon requests. Its stance does not mean the president cannot issue a pardon.
* Olympic leaders made two roster changes for the 2012 London Games: Track cycling's signature endurance race is out and tennis mixed doubles is in.
* The New York Racing Association is calling for harsh penalties for horsemen who directly or indirectly sell a horse for slaughter.
* A soccer hooligan in Serbia has been convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to 30 years in prison for a 2006 brawl that left one rival fan dead. Belgrade District Court has ruled that 24-year-old Bojan Hrvatin stabbed the victim to death during the fight that took place on a train. The judge said the attack had been planned in advance.