Uniwheels bags JB Amateur Basketball League crown

first_img The ODM Sportswear reached the finals after defeating JKG/CTG Commercial, 82-79, while OJNA/IYB Mobile Bar Crocodiles ousted Beachwalk Jollyfeet Malditos in the other semis game, 72-59./PN Uniwheels Cards Display. PHOTO COURTESY OF JB AMATEUR BASKETBALL LEAGUE Uniwheels completed a sweep of theirbest-of-three titular showdown with Asialink/E&C Trucking in the inauguralbasketball league with an 84-80 escape on Game 2. Prior to the title-clinching victory, Uniwheels drew first blood in the championship series with a 78-72 Game 1 win over Asialink/E&C Trucking last week. Mark Ceniza was hailed as the playerof the match after displaying his game long brilliance with 22 points, eightrebounds and three blocks. Meanwhile, the Elite 2 championship match between the ODM Sportswear and OJNA/IYB Mobile Bar Crocodiles is slated on Monday evening at the same venue. ILOILO City – Uniwheels Cards Displaywas hailed as champion in the JB Amateur Basketball League Elite 1 on Saturdayevening at the Powerhouse Gymnasium here. last_img read more

UWF Stars in GSC Fall All-Academic Teams

first_imgUWF Stars in GSC Fall All-Academic Teams Share BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The University of West Florida placed seven student-athletes on the Gulf South Conference 2008 Fall All-Academic teams, it was announced on Tuesday.  The UWF women’s soccer team led the way with four selections, while men’s cross country, men’s soccer, and volleyball each had one honoree.Sheka Codner (Dover, Del./Ceaser Rodney HS) and Courtney Jones (Panama City, Fla./Bay HS) of the Argonauts women’s soccer team each earned their second selection to the GSC All-Academic Team. Jones led all Argonaut selections with her 3.83 GPA, followed by Codner’s 3.64 GPA.  First time selections include midfielder Marcela Franco (Sao Paulo, Brazil/Colegio Visconde de Porto Seguro) and defender Kaley Morris (Gulf Breeze, Fla./Gulf Breeze HS).  All-GSC first team selection Rafael Segal (Rishon Lezion, Israel/Mercer County CC) represented the men’s soccer team with his 3.33 GPA in International Relations.Sophomore Andrew Maedel (Orange Park, Fla./Ridgeview HS) earned the selection for the men’s cross country team, sporting a 3.52 GPA in Business Administration.  Maedel was the top UWF runner at three different meets in the 2008 season, including a 23rd place finish at the GSC Championships, leading the Argos to a 5th place team finish.  The sophomore was one of two underclassmen selected to the All-Academic Team for men’s cross country.Senior Jerica Carter (Gainesville, Fla./Gainesville HS) of the UWF volleyball team rounds out her four year career at West Florida with a GSC All-Academic Team selection, representing the East Division. Carter, an Elementary Education major, holds a 3.70 GPA after playing a vital role in the success of West Florida volleyball. The defensive specialist holds both the single-season (569) and career (1,706) records in digs.  This season, Carter was again the team’s dig leader, tallying 415 over the course 39 matches. She also provided consistency through her serving game, serving for as many as 14 consecutive points in a single set.  This accolade marks Carter’s first time on the All-Academic Team.The GSC Fall Academic Honor Roll was also announced, with 36 total UWF student-athletes making the grade.  Women’s soccer had 14 honor roll members, followed by volleyball with nine, men’s soccer with six, women’s cross country with four, and men’s cross country with three.  To qualify for the honor roll, student-athletes must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and must compete as a member of the team.Academic All-GSC Teams are selected by the Gulf South Conference Sports Information Directors (SIDs) and Faculty Athletic Representatives (FARs) in a joint vote. Nominees must have an overall grade point average (G.P.A.) of 3.20 or better on a 4.00 scale for their entire academic career and may not be freshmen or first-semester or quarter transfers. The student-athlete must be a significant contributor to the squad. Other factors include leadership, community service and extra-curricular activities. SIDs and FARs are not allowed to vote for their own student-athletes. The number of student-athletes selected in each sport is determined by the number of positions normally involved in the playing of that sport. Ties are not broken.GSC Fall All-Academic TeamsGSC Fall Academic Honor RollUWF Honor Roll MembersName, School YR GPA MajorMen’s Cross Country:Tyler Bowman, West Florida FR 3.54 Computer EngineeringAndrew Maedel, West Florida SO 3.52 Business AdministrationPeter Orgass, West Florida FR 3.08 Athletic TrainingWomen’s Cross Country:Shannon McDougall, West Florida SR 3.88 Comprehensive MarketingStacy Paton, West Florida FR 3.83 Criminal JusticeTaryn Pomerantz, West Florida FR 3.60 ArtRobin Thompson, West Florida FR 3.33 UndecidedMen’s Soccer:Curtis Brashear, West Florida SO 3.33 UndecidedDavid McNally, West Florida SO 3.02 Engineering PhysicsKian Mikhchi, West Florida FR 3.18 BusinessRafael Segal, West Florida SR 3.33 International RelationsMarquel Waldron, West Florida FR 3.15 AccountingPaul Willoughby, West Florida FR 3.75 Pre-MedWomen’s Soccer:Connie Boisseau, West Florida FR 3.43 UndecidedLauren Byrd, West Florida FR 3.71 Athletic TrainingSheka Codner, West Florida SR 3.64 Hospitality ManagementTori Fish, West Florida FR 3.18 UndecidedMarcela Franco, West Florida JR 3.59 Business FinanceCourtney Jones, West Florida JR 3.83 Athletic TrainingCourtney Kolloff, West Florida FR 3.00 UndecidedKristina Menendez, West Florida FR 3.77 UndecidedKaley Morris, West Florida JR 3.46 Pre-MedTaylor Murphy, West Florida JR 3.75 UndecidedNaila Owens, West Florida JR 3.24 PsychologyNoelle Robles, West Florida FR 3.70 UndecidedCholena Russo, West Florida FR 3.61 UndecidedJordan Stone, West Florida FR 3.43 Elementary EducationVolleyball:Valissia Brathwaite, West Florida JR 3.53 Physical EducationJerica Carter, West Florida SR 3.70 Elementary EducationPatricia Gandolfo, West Florida JR 3.10 AdvertisingMadeline Gonzalez, West Florida SR 3.16 Pre-Professional BiologyJessica Keroack, West Florida JR 3.92 PsychologyCalli Kovel, West Florida SR 3.72 Broadcast JournalismJamie Nichols, West Florida SO 3.50 MarketingMaddie Staub, West Florida FR 3.53 Athletic TrainingChelsea Wilhoite, West Florida SO 3.08 UndecidedPrint Friendly Versionlast_img read more

Cathedral Names New Golf Coaches

first_img Auto (360p) 360p About Connatix V56490 Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Skip 720p HD Cathedral High School announced the hiring of a pair of new boys’ golf coaches Monday morning. Josh Zwilling and Alex Koopmeiners will take over for a pair of longtime coaches in the program.Zwilling and Koopmeiners take over for Pete Loehr, who coached with CHS for 15 seasons, and Jim Schreifels, who coached for ten seasons.”We thank Pete and Jim for their long dedication to Cathedral High School and Cathedral Golf,” Activities Director Emmett Keenan said in a release. “We are excited that Josh and Alex are set to continue the great tradition that Pete and Jim have established as the program is handed off to the next generation.” About Connatix V56490 1080p HD 1/1last_img read more

Some are sorry, others not so much in this week’s episode of “Empire”

first_imgFOX(NEW YORK) — Wednesday night’s episode of Empire, titled “Without Apology,” begins with Lucious waking up from a nightmare. At Empire, he asks Thirsty for witness statements of the night of his accident, especially Andre’s.  Porsha brings some back news back at the Empire compound: the return of one of Lucious’ old groups, TBD, otherwise known as Three Black Divas. Guest star Tisha Campbell Martin stars as one of the group’s singers.  Cookie, Porsha and Becky find the group singing at a mall. Cookie hands the group a contract for a reunion album on the condition that they have their interview about Empire scrapped before it airs. However, TBD demands an apology from Lucious.Lucious meets with TBD to apologize, but the meeting goes awry. TBD heads off to record with another label.  Becky tells Jamal that she’s pregnant but hasn’t told J Poppa yet. In the studio, Eddie tells Tiana that she only has room for one man in her life… and it isn’t Hakeem.  Lucious tells TBD that he’s bought the label they’ve run to and that the group works for him and Cookie now.After a performance from TBD, Hakeem proposes to Tiana. She tells him that she needs time to think. Becky breaks up with J Poppa.  During a business meeting, Eddie and Giselle meet with Kelly Patel, who asks them when he can tell the Lyons that he’s buying Empire.At a Lyons family dinner, Andre asks to have a word with Lucious in private. Andre confesses that the reason Lucious almost died was because of him. Andre gives Lucious a gun asking him to kill him, but Lucious attacks Andre instead.  After the attack, Lucious and Cookie talk about Andre’s confession. Cookie begins to feel faint and says she can’t feel her arm. Lucious calls for help.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.Powered by WPeMatico Relatedlast_img read more