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2014-07-16 08:34:29

Point.Click.Golf. at 1000+ local golf courses with online tee times and golf vacations NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GuysGoneGolfing announced today that it launched an online reservation service offering golf tee times at 1000+ courses nationwide. In addition to tee time reservations, golfers will be able to book golf trips with an inventory of 100,000+ hotels, flights, and car rentals providing a variety of travel options to bring golfers together....

2014-07-16 08:24:01

Join the official mascot of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games and celebrate at KIDS' CBC DAY TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - One year since his unveiling as the official mascot of the TORONTO 2015 Games, PACHI is throwing a birthday bash to celebrate with all his friends. On Thursday, July 17 during KIDS' CBC Day, PACHI will pose for photos, hand out birthday cake and show off his signature dance move -- the PACHI wiggle! When: Thursday,...

2014-07-16 04:21:46

Rodeo Cowboy Cody Kiser steps up as the new spokesperson and role model for The Oral Cancer Foundation NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the world of rodeo has been the realm of sponsorship by the tobacco industry for decades, The Oral Cancer Foundation today takes a stand and introduces their new spokesperson, Cody Kiser; a rodeo cowboy who will be debuting his partnership with the foundation at the upcoming Snake River Stampede Rodeo in Nampa,...

2014-07-16 04:21:10

Serena Williams continues to dominate as America's Favorite Female Sports Star NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The battle for number one continues with a change on top. As many have asked the LeBron James versus Michael Jordan question, we may not know how they would compare on the basketball court, but this year, James overthrows Jordan and is America's favorite sports star. Last year, the reverse was true and Michael Jordon was number one while LeBron James was number two....

2014-07-16 00:20:34

High School Stars Share Stage on Sports' Biggest Awards Week LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest names in high school and professional sports convened in Los Angeles tonight as Gatorade honored the top prep male and female athletes with the 12(th) annual Gatorade High School Athlete of the Year awards. Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year Karl Towns Jr. (St. Joseph High School/Metuchen, N.J.) was named the 2014 Gatorade Male High School Athlete of the Year...

2014-07-16 00:20:18

DETROIT, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Stingray presented to All-Star Game MVP Mike Trout -- Auction of second Stingray and commemorative hoods signed by MLB All-Stars to benefit charity The 2014 Ted Williams MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player, Mike Trout, chose a Corvette Stingray, the 2014 North American Car of the Year, during the MVP award ceremony presented by Chevrolet. Chevrolet gave Trout his choice of the 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year - the...

2014-07-15 23:13:22

Lefty's the Left Hand Store salutes left-handed All Star Team Players. The team with the most lefties has a big advantage in the 2014 All Star Game. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Lefty's the Left Hand Store salutes left-handed All Star Team Players. The team with the most lefties has a big advantage in the 2014 All Star Game. With 15 left-handed and ambidextrous players (switch-hitters, or lefty batters who throw right), the American League Team has a distinct...

2014-07-15 23:03:01

Tickets for the highly anticipated rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr & Marcos Maidana go on sale today to the general public at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Tickets for one of the biggest rematches in recent history "MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana" go on sale today to the general public at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT. This repeat of 11-time world champion is one of Mayweather's toughests test to date and will take place Sept. 13 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand...

2014-07-15 23:01:57

Ticket Down announces that they now have tickets available below face value for the big match between Chivas De Guadalajara and Swansea City at Miler Park on July 16, 2014. This well-known ticket site is offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Tickets to the friendly exhibition match between international soccer teams Chivas de Guadalajara and Swansea City are available at rock bottom prices at Ticket Down. This...

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...


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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