Bulldogs Battle Grizzly Cubs In Weekend Soccer

first_imgThe Bulldogs traveled to Franklin Community High School for a non-conference match losing 3-2 on Saturday Afternoon.The game was delayed a bit and the boys had to endure the heat. @37.11 Justin Puente played a diagonal ball from the midfield to Michael Ripperger on the left wing which was dribbled to goal and nicely placed to the right Back netting. The dogs had to play a defensive game against the skilled opponent. A second goal for Batesville arrived @7:25 left on the clock. Ripperger dribbled down the flank, cut back nicely, and placed the ball far post.Second half started out with a 2 goal lead, but Franklin Community came back hard and we struggled to keep defensive shape. @23:30 a corner kick was finished with a header to the net. Around 7:00 left on the clock, a goal to tie the score came from a crossed ball headed in.  @4:26 a ball was deflected off Keeper, Nate Slavin and followed up with a goal. Slavin managed to save 10/13 shots on target. Batesville loses 3-2.Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Kyle Hunteman.last_img read more

Registration open for ‘Combating Substance Abuse in the Workplace’

first_imgBatesville, In. — “Combating Substance Abuse in the Workplace” will be held Wednesday, September 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Batesville Casket-Doll Plant on East Pearl Street.Topics will include drug policy, testing, signs and symptoms of use, resources and a success story. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by calling 812-932-0591 or email kim@drugfreebatesville.orgAdditional sessions are offered on Thursday, August 30 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Indiana Farm Bureau office in Osgood, Thursday, September 13 from 5 to 6 p.m. at Third Place in Brookville.The program is presented by the Coalition for a Drug Free Batesville, The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce, Batesville Casket, Hillenbrand, Inc. and Margret Mary Health.last_img read more

The Latest: 3rd, 4th divisions in English soccer cut short

first_imgThe Latest: 3rd, 4th divisions in English soccer cut short ___The mayor of Madrid says there are discussions for the Spanish capital to host the Champions League final this season amid the coronavirus pandemic.José Luis Martínez-Almeida says the city would be prepared to host the final for the second straight year. He did not elaborate on the negotiations in his interview with 13tv.A UEFA executive committee meeting on June 17 is expected to decide the new location for the final in August. It was originally scheduled to be played in Istanbul in May.The country hosting the final is also expected to stage the quarterfinals and semifinals. ___The Wales Rally GB has become the latest race in the world rally championship to be called off because of the coronavirus pandemic.The rally was scheduled for Oct. 29-Nov. 1. It was to be the penultimate event of the season.It’s the seventh WRC race to be postponed or canceled.Organizers say the uncertainty over large gatherings and international travel prompted the decision to cancel the Wales Rally GB for the first time since 1967. German city Frankfurt and Portuguese capital Lisbon are also likely contenders to host the final.Spain was hard-hit by the pandemic but has been gradually lifting confinement restrictions.Madrid hosted last year’s final when Liverpool beat Tottenham.___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports The English Football League says clubs “voted by an overwhelming majority” to end the season and the final standings have been calculated using an unweighted points-per-game basis.The framework retained promotion, relegation and the traditional four-team playoffs.Coventry and Rotherham have been promoted to the second division and Wycombe, Oxford, Portsmouth and Fleetwood will contest the playoffs.___France’s highest administrative court has upheld the decision to cancel the rest of the soccer season amid the coronavirus pandemic and suspended the relegations of Amiens and Toulouse to the second division. The event in France had already been postponed from July to Aug. 6-9.Organizers say they cannot overcome “uncertainty concerning the opening of borders” with Asia and the United States.Tournament chairman Franck Riboud says the cancellation is “unavoidable in view of the situation with regards to U.S. travel to continental Europe.”The Women’s British Open is still set for Aug. 20-23 in Troon, Scotland.The three majors played in the United States have been rescheduled for later in the year.center_img Associated Press The Conseil d’Etat issued its ruling after Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas and the two demoted clubs took the case to court last month in a bid to force the league to play the remaining 10 matches of the aborted season.The league was canceled with Paris Saint-Germain declared champion. Lyon finished outside the European places in seventh.The Conseil d’Etat ruled that there was “no serious doubt as to the legality of the decision” to end the season prematurely. But it suspended the relegation of Amiens and Toulouse and ordered the French league to rethink the format of the 2020-21 season.___The Evian Championship women’s major golf tournament has been canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak. June 9, 2020 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The regular seasons in the third and fourth divisions of English soccer have been cut short because of the coronavirus pandemic.last_img read more

USC Security Roundup

first_imgThe following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety incident report summary between Thursday, March 10, and Monday, March 21. Crimes against a personAt 1:03 p.m. on March 11, a student at the Lorenzo Apartments reported having an argument with his roommate, in which he was punched and elbowed in the face.At 3:45 p.m. on March 12, a staff member sustained injuries to his neck and shoulder after colliding with a non-USC female at the intersection of 37th Street and Hope Street. The staff member was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment.At 9:27 p.m. on March 12, a student reported being sexually assaulted by another student at 2833 Menlo Avenue.At 8:42 p.m. on March 17, a staff member at the USC University Hospital Norris Tower received injuries from a homeless female.At 10:27 p.m. on March 20, a student at the Lorenzo Apartments reported that she feared for her safety after another student attempted to contact her several times, even when she asked him not to do so.Crimes against propertyAt 1:19 a.m. on March 12, a student threw two incendiary devices into the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house from the roof of a neighboring fraternity. This caused a fire to break out in the parking lot, which DPS officers put out with fire extinguishers.At 9:14 p.m. on March 14, a suspect was arrested at Hazard Park on the Health Sciences Campus for spray painting trees with graffiti.At 2:58 p.m. on March 18, a non-USC male reported that three suspects, one of whom brandished what appeared to be a knife, approached him at Hazard Park on the Health Sciences Campus and demanded his property. The individual, who feared for his safety handed over his backpack, after which the suspects fled in an unknown direction.At 7:42 p.m. on March 20, DPS received a report that 10 laptop computers had been stolen from the Allan Hancock Foundation building.Miscellaneous incidentsAt 9:41 p.m. on March 15, Judicial Affairs cited two students for forging backstage passes to a concert at the Sports Arena.At 8:26 a.m. on March 16, a student was referred to Student Affairs for drawing a swastika on a poster hanging in a hallway at the Pardee Tower.At 1:30 p.m. on March 17, a radiation alarm was triggered by dirty linen at the Keck Hospital.At 6:05 p.m. on March 19, DPS officers responded to reports of a water leak at Zumberge Hall, where a suspect activated an emergency shower on the second floor and caused water to flood a hallway and several rooms. Officers turned off the shower and called FMS personnel to conduct repairs after cleaning up the water.At 8:31 p.m. on March 20, a non-USC male was arrested for public intoxication at the Robert Zemeckis Center.last_img read more

Alpena Community College Help Raise Funds for the Huron Humane Society

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisAlpena Community College’s Student Leadership Commission will be hosting a fundraiser this Wednesday to help raise funds for the Huron Humane Society. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThis Tags: ACC, alpena community college, Fundraiser, Huron Humane SocietyContinue ReadingPrevious Thunder Bay Theatre Receives ProclamationNext Alpena Public Schools Keeping the ‘Ready, Set’ Programslast_img read more

Ghana retains 24th position on FIFA rankings

first_imgGhana’s Black Stars has retained its FIFA ranking as the second best team in Africa.According to the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday morning, Ghana retained its ranking as the 24th best team in the world, with Cote d’Ivoire maintaining its standing as the top ranked African team, despite falling down three places to 18th in the world.Mali is ranked the third best team in Africa, with Algeria and African champions Nigeria ranked fourth and fifth respectively.Below is the table for the top ten ranked African teams(World rankings in brackets)Cote d’Ivoire (18) Ghana (24)Mali (32)Algeria (34)Nigeria (35)Cape Verde (36) Burkina Faso (48)Cameroon (51)Tunisia (53)Zambia (60)last_img read more

March Madness 2019: Kentucky expecting forward PJ Washington (foot) to play in NCAA Tournament

first_img March Madness 2019: Zion Williamson and 5 other stars to watch in the NCAA Tournament Kentucky believes PJ Washington will be on the floor Thursday.The star sophomore forward sprained his foot in the team’s loss to Tennessee last week and has been wearing a walking boot, coach John Calipari told reporters. Related News Calipari, however, said he does not think the injury will sideline Washington for the team’s Round of 64 NCAA Tournament matchup with Abilene Christian.”He wants to play,” Calipari said, via The Courier-Journal. “We sent him to the specialist to make sure he can’t harm himself, but we expect him to play.”center_img March Madness 2019: Abilene Christian’s Joe Golding wearing celebratory ripped pants vs. Kentucky Washington has been Kentucky’s best player this season. He’s averaging a team-high 14.8 points and 7.5 rebounds while shooting 51.5 percent from the field.The Wildcats’ game with Abilene Christian will tip off at 7:10 p.m. ET in Jacksonville, Florida.last_img read more

Bosnia’s best Athlete receives Diplomatic Passport

first_imgThe Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bisera Turkovic, presented Bosnian diplomatic passport to the athlete Amel Tuka, Avaz news portal reports.Minister Turković has the right to award diplomatic passports to deserving citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina.“To make your work easier and to continue the fight for Bosnia and Herzegovina,” said Turkovic. Amel Tuka  is a Bosnian middle-distance runner who specializes in the 800 metres. Tuka holds national records in the 400-metre and 800-metre disciplines.On 17 July 2015, with a time of 1:42.51, Tuka positioned himself as the world leader in the men’s 800 metres for the year 2015. He subsequently earned his country’s first medal in a major athletics championship with his third-place finish in the men’s 800 metres at the 2015 World Championships in Athletics.He earned his second medal at the World Championships in 2019, finishing second in the men’s 800 metres. His personal best is 1:42.51 in the 800 metres.last_img read more

Helen Louise Mortimer, 81, Milan: Aug. 31, 1931 – Jan. 22, 2013

first_imgHelen Louise Mortimer, age 81, long time resident of Milan, KS, died Tuesday morning, January 22, 2013 at her home.Helen Louise (Schultz) Mortimer was born on August 31, 1931 in Wellington to John William Schultz and Hattie Olivia (Nutt) Schultz.She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Kathleen Cornwell; brothers, Donald Schultz and Johnnie Schultz; and sister, Wanda Seimers.Survivors include her husband, Keith Mortimer of Milan, KS; sisters, Ema Lou Williams of Kalispell, MT and Sandra Pittman of Roswell, NM; sisters-in-law, Margaret Schultz and Arleen Schultz; and numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial Graveside Services will be held at the Milan Cemetery on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 2:30 p.m.  Chaplain Dan Floyd will officiate. There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place.A memorial has been established with the Mayfield Federated Church in lieu of flowers.  Contributions can be left at the funeral home.Frank Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.To leave condolences or sign our guest book, please visit our website at www.frankfuneralhome.netlast_img read more