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2014-07-15 23:01:24

New all-encompassing amateur sports digital network provides free live video streaming and a world-class viewing experience. Lexington, KY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Volar Video, a leading digital video technology and media company, announced today the formation of a powerful alliance between iHigh.com, a division of Volar Video and the nation’s largest high school digital network, and Sporting News Media, a market leader in the creation, distribution, and monetization of premium sports...

2014-07-15 23:01:06

Sport Court® provided all surfaces for the new International Olympic Committee (“IOC”) Sports for Hope training facility in the Republic of Haiti that was unveiled today in Croix des Bouquets. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Sport Court® provided all surfaces for the new International Olympic Committee (“IOC”) Sports for Hope training facility in the Republic of Haiti that was unveiled today in Croix des Bouquets. The new facility that broke ground in 2012,...

2014-07-15 23:00:30

As of July 1st, Locke became the Oregon Ducks' 11th verbal commitment of its 2015 recruiting class, his bright future ahead should include disability insurance, says the nation's insurance lawyer to the pros. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 James “P.J.” Locke has overcome several injuries during his high school football career. According to Beaumont Enterprise, and despite those injuries, he has received over 30 offers to play for many well-respected universities throughout...

2014-07-15 16:24:44

All-Pro Haden will suit up with head and body protection from Unequal GLEN MILLS, Pa., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Browns All-Pro defensive back Joe Haden has signed a multi-year endorsement agreement with Unequal(®) Technologies, the leading provider of customized, concealed sports protection. Haden will wear the Viper Girdle for hip, thigh and tailbone protection, and the Unequal GYRO in his helmet. Haden chose to go all-in with Unequal's advanced protection for...

2014-07-15 12:25:41

NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Movado Group, Inc. (MOV) - Movado is launching a collection of special edition watches to celebrate baseball legend and longtime Movado brand ambassador Derek Jeter. The Captain Series is comprised of a trio of watches designed to honor Derek for his leadership on and off the field and to commemorate the close of his extraordinary 20-year Major League Baseball career. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140715/127151 "Teaming up with Movado...

2014-07-15 12:21:49

SHEBOYGAN, Wis., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the world's best sailors will compete for the Blind Match Racing World Championship this September in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. What is different about this international race is that all sailors are blind. IFDS (The International Association for Disabled Sailing), in conjunction with Sail Sheboygan and SEAS (Sailing Education Association of Sheboygan) will host the World Championships of Blind Match Racing September 9-14 on...

2014-07-15 08:25:34

Nominees announced for top college football honor recognizing outstanding community service achievements NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For 23 years the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team(®) has served as one of the most coveted and prestigious off-the-field honors in college football. The award recognizes players whose charitable involvement and community service contributions stand out among all other student-athletes participating in the sport. Today, Allstate...

2014-07-15 08:25:20

LAS VEGAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best Bet on Sports, America's leading website baseball picks, is proud to announce the latest statistics from their sports handicapping website. "Using an average of $100-$200 each pick, our baseball picks have profited $33,000 in the first half of the 2014 baseball season," explains Managing Partner Mike Byrd. Unlike other handicapping services with dubious claims to accuracy, The Best Bet on Sports (http://www.thebestbetonsports.com)...

2014-07-15 04:21:29

- Leading US-based entrepreneurs to bring business expertise and passion for cricket to reigning CPL champs DALLAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a thrilling opening weekend for the Limacol Caribbean Premier League 2014, Chalak Mitra Group (CMG) has been announced as the new franchise owners of reigning Limacol CPL champions, the Jamaica Tallawahs. CMG was founded by seven best friends, who are dynamic entrepreneurs from India that are passionate about cricket. The group,...

2014-07-14 23:04:32

Cowboys will sign autographs and bowl with fans to raise money for kids with special needs on July 19th, 9am - 1pm, in Frisco, Texas. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Chari-T2000 and Main Event Frisco announced today that two Dallas Cowboy football players will participate in the organization's upcoming bowling fundraiser at Main Event in Frisco on Saturday, July 19th, from 9am - 1pm. Barry Church, Dallas Cowboy starting safety, loves football. When he isn’t knocking down passes,...


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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