The Huskies (19-21, 12-6 SLC) currently sit fourth in the conference standings. They travel to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (20-21, 5-13 SLC) for a lone nonconference matchup tomorrow at 6 p.m. CT before heading to Northwestern State (21-18, 9-9 SLC) for a three-game Southland series beginning Friday at 6:30 p.m. Pitcher of the Week: Matthew McCollough, Houston Baptist – Sr. – LHP – Katy, TexasMcCollough hurled his first career shutout and sixth career complete game in the Huskies’ series-clinching 1-0 victory over UIW in the second game of Friday’s doubleheader. He held the Cardinals scoreless on four hits with six strikeouts and no walks, allowing just two runners to reach second and one to reach third. The Midlothian, Texas, product remained perfect in conference play with a 6-0 record, 1.63 ERA, 54 strikeouts (averaging 9.0 per start) and four walks. He picked up his 20th career win, moving into fifth all-time at HBU and also moved up to fifth in the program record book in career strikeouts with 218. 2018 Southland Baseball Week 11 Notes (PDF)FRISCO, Texas – Houston Baptist seniors Matt Heck and Matthew McCollough are the Southland Conference Baseball Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. Southland Players of the Week are presented by UniversalCoin.com. Honorable Mention: Aidan Anderson, McNeese; Tyler Gray, Central Arkansas. Honorable Mention: Andrew Fregia, Sam Houston State; Jake Cochran, McNeese; Owen Magee, New Orleans; Cole Coker, Lamar. This marks the second weekly hitter award for the HBU. Spencer Halloran earned the honor on April 2. Hitter of the Week: Matt Heck, Houston Baptist – Sr. – OF/P – Midlothian, TexasHeck extended his hitting streak to eight games as the Huskies went 3-1, including a series sweep of UIW. He hit .500 with a .722 slugging percentage, .526 on-base percentage, two doubles, a triple, four RBIs, scored twice and was 4-for-5 on stolen base attempts. In Tuesday’s loss at McNeese, he went 2-for-5 with a double. In Friday’s doubleheader, he was 6-for-8 on the day, going 2-for-4 with a triple, three RBIs, two runs and two stolen bases in game one. He then went 4-for-4 with a double, driving in the game’s only run in game two, along with a stolen base. In Saturday’s finale, he went 1-for-5 and his sacrifice bunt set up the game-winning run in the 13th inning. He also picked up the win on the mound, shutting out the Cardinals on three hits with three strikeouts over the final four innings. Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athletes is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on 25 percent of ballots.
-In a scant week, gamers would trade a quick monitor Grand Slam for a mud one.It is an emergency scenario. If it lastly seems that approach, I think about that tennis gamers will need to play and few individuals will skip tournaments. This variation of monitor has normally occurred to us with Davis, who went from one floor to one other in lower than 5 days. Even at Wimbledon, as a result of now there are three weeks away with Roland Garros, but earlier than there have been two and also you went from land to grass.-With 38 years (39 in September) and in place 56 of the ATP rating, how do you see the longer term?I am going 12 months after 12 months, I don’t look any additional. Now I’m coaching loads of physics. Within the US it is quite common to have a monitor in properties. It is not my case right here, and it is that in Europe it is much less frequent, though fortunately I’ve a home with house.– Talking of that preparation, how in regards to the quarantine?Doing loads of biking, I even have medication balls, run what I can round right here, videoconferences with my coach … A bit of every part and ready to see how occasions unfold.– Looking forward to the Video games, do you suppose they’ll happen on the scheduled dates?The logical factor can be to delay them, both due to the coronavirus or as a result of the athletes haven’t been ready to prepare properly for one thing they’ve been ready for 4 years. We’ll see if crucial measures are taken to see if the athletes themselves can prepare in any approach. All the things proper now is filled with uncertainty. The Madrid Open, scheduled from Might 3 to 10, is not going to be held in 2020 each on the agreed date and all year long. Confirmed it Feliciano López, director of the occasion, after the Worldwide Federation (ITF) extended the inactivity of the skilled circuit till June 7 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Behind this, Feliciano attended AS from the outskirts of Madrid, the place he is present process quarantine.-Is there any choice to maintain the event all through 2020?Sadly we haven’t any margin to play. Individuals within the group are unhappy, though the scenario was not very hopeful seeing the most recent occasions. It is a hard blow, but we are already looking at the 2021 version. As well as, it is going to be the 20th anniversary of the occasion.– Does it pose any hazard to the way forward for tennis within the Spanish capital?Subsequent 12 months the Open ends a contract in Madrid, but there is an intention to proceed and they’ll negotiate when this disaster passes. We glance additional, tennis has a future right here. This time, all of the individuals have understood it as a result of this is one thing that is not taking place solely in Spain, it is world. It stays to be seen when we will return to the competitors, but I feel there is nonetheless a great distance to go. The necessary factor in these hard instances are the individuals.-Roland Garros was forward of attainable cancellations and determined to change his dates simply after the US Open.They made a hasty determination, with out first consulting the remainder of the tournaments, gamers and others. I assume it could be the one date that they had obtainable, as a result of enjoying later in Paris can be inconceivable due to time.
Bauxite workers impasseThe Guyana Bauxite and General Workers Union (GBGWU), which is the trade union representing bauxite workers who were dismissed by Bauxite Company of Guyana Incorporated (BCGI) has no plans of instructing any of its members to desist from blocking a section of the Berbice River leading to the company’s operation located at Aroaima, Region 10.Residents of Ituni, Hururu, Kwakwani and Mapletown, Aroaima in Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice) protesting on TuesdayThe river was blocked off by disgruntled residents and workers after over 60 employees were fired by the company some three weeks ago. This led to residents and disgruntled workers retaliating against the Russian-owned company, RUSAL, by blocking off the access road as well as a section of the Berbice River leading to the company’s operations.Although RUSAL has said that it will reinstate the dismissed workers if the blockages are removed, the President of GBGWU, Lincoln Lewis, in an interview with <<
PSG coach Unai Emery said on Monday that Neymar had gone home because of a family problem and that he hoped the former Barcelona star would be back in “three or four days”.Amid speculation over the reasons behind Neymar’s trip, Brazilian website Globoesporte published social media messages accompanied by photographs which suggest the player could have been at the birthday party of his friend’s father and had also visited a dental clinic.On Monday, Neymar published a photo of himself on Twitter with the message: “Focus, strength and faith for the celebration of another day!!”PSG, who are bidding for a fifth successive League Cup title, lost 2-1 to Strasbourg in the league 11 days ago.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar will miss the French League Cup tie at Strasbourg on december 13, 2017, after also sitting out the previous weekend’s 3-1 win over Lille through suspension © AFP/File / Christof STACHEPARIS, France, Dec 13 – Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has returned to the French capital and will train on Thursday after being allowed to visit his native Brazil on family matters, the Ligue 1 leaders said Wednesday.The world’s most expensive player will miss Wednesday’s French League Cup tie at Strasbourg, after also sitting out last weekend’s 3-1 win over Lille through suspension.
Donegal County Council is to open a number of its buildings as collection points for the public to donate clothes and other items to the refugees in Calais.Donegal is beginning to play its part for refugees.The items can be dropped off at a number of collection points which are listed below.Cllr Jack Murray, who is the Donegal contact for the Ireland Calais Refugee Solidarity group, said the harrowing images of refugees drowning in European waters captured the attention of so many people in Ireland. “It drove home the desperation that these people are faced with and I was contacted by many, many people who wanted to help.“As such, I contacted the Chief Executive of Donegal County Council and requested that our facilities are used as donation points for the Ireland Calais Refugee Solidarity.“I am delighted that this has been agreed and our facilities have been open for those who want to help. This is brilliant gesture by the council on behalf of the people of Donegal.“I would ask that the public gives what it can before Friday 18th September.” Collection points are as follows:Letterkenny Public Service Centre, Neil T. Blaney Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal· Donegal Town Public Service Centre, Drumlonagher, Donegal Town· Carndonagh Public Service Centre, Malin Road, Carndonagh· Dungloe Public Service Centre, Gweedore Road, Dungloe · The Old Courthouse, The Diamond, LiffordThe following items are needed:· Tarpaulin· Heavy duty rubbish bags · Tents: 4 person +· Blankets and sleeping bags· Men’s clothes: specifically, small to medium to sized warm clothes.· Shoes, runners· Candles, torches· Men’s toiletries – 2 options:· Option 1: Men’s toiletry bag to include; tooth paste, tooth brush, soap, 2 razors, 1 can shaving foam and a pack of tissues in a medium sized durable bag· Option 2: Any 1 of the above items boxed separately and labelled· Tools for fixing bikes, pumps, puncture repair kitsItems can be left at the following collection points during normal opening hours from Tuesday 15 September until Friday 18 September 2015:· Letterkenny Public Service Centre, Neil T. Blaney Road, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal· Donegal Town Public Service Centre, Drumlonagher, Donegal Town· Carndonagh Public Service Centre, Malin Road, Carndonagh· Dungloe Public Service Centre, Gweedore Road, Dungloe· The Old Courthouse, The Diamond, LiffordPlease ensure that all items are placed in clean bags or boxes for ease of transport.COUNCIL SETS UP DROPPING POINTS ACROSS DONEGAL FOR REFUGEE AID was last modified: September 15th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:buildingsCllr Jack Murraycouncilrefugee aid
1 New Huddersfield signing Tom Ince Huddersfield have signed winger Tom Ince from Derby for an undisclosed fee.Former England Under-21 international Ince has agreed a three-year deal with the newly-promoted Premier League club, with the option of a further 12 months.“The 25-year-old attacker moves for a fee that will remain undisclosed at the request of Derby, putting pen to paper on a contract that runs until the summer of 2020,” the Terriers announced on their official website.Ince, son of former England midfielder Paul, is Huddersfield’s fourth summer signing and the third new player to arrive since they secured promotion to the Premier League for the first time.“Everybody in England knows that Tom has high-quality; he has been one of the best players in the Sky Bet Championship for many years now,” said Town’s head coach David Wagner.“He scores goals, creates them for others and is always a threat when he’s on the pitch, so I’m very happy to welcome him to the club.“I have spoken to Tom and he has a massive desire to come to Huddersfield Town and play in the Premier League.“He has had a taste of the division for two short spells and is desperate to show everyone that he belongs in the top division. I think he can be a big player for us.”Ince progressed through Liverpool’s academy but made only one first-team appearance and dropped down to the Championship when he signed for Blackpool in 2011 for an undisclosed compensation fee.He scored 31 goals in 100 appearances for Blackpool and had a loan spell at Crystal Palace before moving on to Hull when his contract expired in the summer of 2014.Ince featured on only seven occasions for Hull and following loan spells at Nottingham Forest and Derby he completed a permanent move to the latter in a £4.75million deal in 2015. He scored 25 goals in a total of 83 appearances for the Rams.The Terriers have set a new club record transfer fee twice already this summer following the arrival of striker Laurent Depoitre, understood to be £3.5million, and when turning midfielder Aaron Mooy’s season-long loan from Manchester City into a permanent deal for £8m, rising to £10m with add-ons.Prior to this summer, the club’s record transfer fee was £1.8m for defender Christopher Schindler, signed from 1860 Munich last July.
The driver of the van who died following a crash near Dunkineely on Saturday night has been named as Seamus McGroary from Frosses.The 30 year old was involved in a crash at approximately 10.45pm at Brenter on the N56 between a van and a car.Another young man who was involved in the crash was rushed to Letterkenny General Hospital but his injuries are not understood to be serious. MAN WHO DIED IN DUNKINEELY CRASH NAMED was last modified: May 27th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:crashDunkineelyFROSSESSeamus McGroary
ALL political parties in Donegal have united in a motion to call for a judicial inquiry into policing in the State.They backed an emergency motion at the Donegal County Council monthly meeting put forward by independent councillor Frank McBrearty Jnr.Mr McBrearty was framed for murder by corrupt guards; and was later exonerated by the Morris Tribunal. His motion, backed by all sides, read:We the Undersigned members of DCC call on the Government to hold an Independent Judicial Public inquiry into Policing in the past, Policing in the present and Policing into the future with a proper set of terms of reference. We also call on Government to Establish a Police Authority, Policing boards in each Garda District throughout the Country and that GSOC be given the independence it needs for citizens to make complaints against the force which will give them the confidence that their complaint will be independently investigated.Tonight Cllr McBrearty told Donegal Daily he was delighted to have the support of fellow councillors.“We need a mature debate on policing,” he said. “It is imperative that this State addresses the very serious issues so that the public can have confidence in the rule of law so that what happened to me and my family never happens again.”McBREARTY COUNCIL MOTION ON GARDA INQUIRY GETS ALL-PARTY SUPPORT was last modified: February 24th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegal county council motionFrank McBrearty