“Elite” in the news

Example collocations

elite badminton
elite group
elite level
political elite
ruling elite

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· Oklahoma State Punished by N.C.A.A. for Role in Basketball Recruiting Scandal  
The tournament ban is a gut punch for the Cowboys, who had assembled an elite freshman class, centered around 6-foot-7 point guard Cade Cunningham, who could be the top pick in next year’s N.B.A.
Sports Illustrated
· Colts Turn to New WRs Coach Mike Groh to Develop Versatile Pass-Catchers  
I thought he had elite speed, so he's able to stretch the defense, and stretch the defense vertically, really, on all levels, get the ball to him quickly.
Sports Illustrated
· 2020 Pittsburgh Steelers Fantasy Team Outlook: Don't Call it a Comeback, They've Been Here For Years  
The Pittsburgh Steelers have been one of the best franchises in the NFL since 2001 while having elite success since 1972.
Sports Illustrated
· Chase Young Lends His Voice  
Being a player of his standing comes with many benefits and rewards, including endorsement deals and access to elite company.
Bleacher Report
· Ex-NBA Star Joe Johnson Joining Overseas Elite for The Basketball Tournament  
Former NBA All-Star guard Joe Johnson announced Friday he's joined Overseas Elite for The Basketball Tournament in 2020.
Sports Illustrated
· New Mikey Williams Blog: New offers, Workouts with Bronny, 3.8 GPA and More  
It’s been good because I’ve had other elite guys to workout with and we’re able to push each other to get better.
Sports Illustrated
· 2022 Top Linebacker Shawn Murphy Says Versatility, Instinctive Nature Helped Him Earn LSU Football Offer  
It was that fast start to his career on defense that helped Murphy realize he could be an elite linebacker with the proper development and practice.
Bleacher Report
· BBL Tournament Players to Wear Chips to Track Their Movement Amid Pandemic  
Bills QB Jake Fromm ‘extremely sorry’ for saying only ‘elite white people’ should have gun access in leaked ’19 text
Sports Illustrated
· Georgia Recruiting: Player Profile - Romello Brinson  
He's played against some of the most elite competition available at the high school level as well, from IMG academy to the South Georgia powerhouse in Lowndes.