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2014-08-22 16:22:08

TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT COMBAT-WOUNDED VETERANS CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, September 21, Accelerated Physical Therapy will host its first annual Accelerated Dodgeball Tournament. The tourney, which is currently accepting teams and sponsors, will be held at The Accelerated Center, a 97,000 square-foot sports facility located at 1900 Old Willow Road in Northbrook. All net proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project....

2014-08-22 12:27:36

Cricket offers more 4G LTE coverage, affordable prices and loyalty rewards ATLANTA, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Wireless is offering T-Mobile and Metro PCS customers a $100 bill credit and five great reasons to switch. The $100 bill credit* offer is available from Aug. 24 to Oct. 19, 2014, at Cricket stores nationwide and online. There is no limit on the number of lines a customer can switch to Cricket, receiving a $100 bill credit for each line transferred....

2014-08-22 12:24:36

BRISTOL, Wis., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Billiards - a world leader in the design and craftsmanship of billiards tables, game room furnishings and billiards equipment - is introducing a new look for a home game room staple. Brunswick's Scorer Foosball table features a walnut-colored wood pattern that will complement a clean and simple room decor or add a classic touch to a more modern setting. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140822/138912 "Foosball proves time...

2014-08-22 12:24:07

U.S. Team Competes at LG Cup 2014; Tournament Raises Profile for Female Athletes, Spotlights Opportunities and Achievements ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics, in partnership with the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) and the Women's Baseball Association of Korea (WBAK), will be the title sponsor of the LG Cup International Women's Baseball Tournament 2014, which starts Friday in South Korea....

2014-08-22 08:24:16

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Jameel McCline will put on his boxing gloves and take to the streets in his 20(th) Congressional District to show his constituents literally how hard he will fight for them after he KO's his opponent, Congressman Alcee Hastings, in Tuesday's Democratic primary. In full boxing regalia, the 6'7", 260-pound McCline will step into the much larger public ring to show how hard he will fight to put people to work in his...

2014-08-22 08:23:19

RENO, Nev., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermal Tennis, Inc. ("Thermal Tennis"), a Nevada corporation that focuses on the development of tennis management and training programs announced today that it has entered into an agreement and plan of merger (the "Merger Agreement") with CannaSys, Inc. ("CannaSys"), a Colorado corporation that provides innovative marketing solutions for the growing medical and recreational cannabis industry. Under the terms of the Merger Agreement, a...

2014-08-22 08:21:00

Two-Time NASCAR Champion Biffle to represent Ortho Products in Multi-year Deal CONCORD, N.C., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roush Fenway Racing has announced that Ortho and its complete line of home, lawn and garden pest control products will serve as the anchor partner on the No. 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) entry driven by two-time NASCAR Champion Greg Biffle in 2015. "I am thrilled to have Ortho on board," said Biffle, who is looking to become the first driver to win...

2014-08-21 23:12:31

Cheap Brooklyn Nets basketball tickets are on the wish list of many fans this season, and trusted ticket exchange BuyCheapTicketsToEvents.com is offering a vast inventory of seats at reduced prices. Brooklyn Nets Tickets for individual games at Barclays Center go on sale to the general public today, and many fans will find what they need from this provider. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 BuyCheapTicketsToEvents.com can provide sports fans with tickets for a variety of games...

2014-08-21 23:09:22

The Miracle League is looking for athletes to join fall season league. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Miracle League of Arizona is a charitable organization that grants over 200 children and young adults with special needs the opportunity to play a game of baseball, as a team member in an organized league. Free to participate and sign up, two days a week for one hour the Miracle League offers parents with special needs children the opportunity to get out in the sunshine, and...

2014-08-21 12:26:50

ATLANTA, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- August 21, 2014 - Atlanta-based startup Zobee has launched Fantasy Coach, the most skill based fantasy sports platform in the industry. http://www.fantasycoach.com empowers fantasy sports players to make roster substitutions live during NFL games, fundamentally changing the way the game is played for more active, skill based and competitive players. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138398 With 41 million fantasy sports...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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