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2010-12-01 15:12:00

GLENVIEW, Ill., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The eyes of Texas and the rest of the U.S. are smiling on University of Texas Longhorns' defensive end Sam Acho today as he's announced as the 2010 recipient of the ARA Sportsmanship Award, presented by the Awards and Recognition Association (ARA) www.arasportsmanshipaward.com. The ARA Sportsmanship Award is the only national award that recognizes an athlete's character as it relates to sportsmanship and is presented to the NCAA Bowl...

2009-12-22 09:12:00

GLENVIEW, Ill., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Kansas State University Wildcats are walking tall with the announcement of their senior tight end, Jeron Mastrud, as recipient of this year's ARA Sportsmanship Award, presented by the Awards and Recognition Association (ARA) www.arasportsmanshipaward.com. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091222/CG29612) "The ARA Sportsmanship Award is the only national award that recognizes an athlete's character as it relates to sportsmanship," said...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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