James Ontra (’94), a member of the Highlight Houston New York event planning committee, can easily name his favorite UH memory: “Andre Ware winning the Heisman trophy. [My friends and I] stayed up all night printing ‘Where is the Heisman!’ t shirts before the game in Rice Stadium,” he recalls. “When it was announced that Andre won, Shasta and the cheerleaders all donned the shirts and flipped across the field.”.
Aikman: I definitely think the guys who should get paid are the guys who have proven that they can play at a high level. That stands to reason. I also know that over the years, things have been put in place that have been pretty beneficial to the owners, and the owners have found ways to circumvent some of those rules and some of those things that have appeared to be beneficial for them.
He is unsigned, but hasn ruled out playing again.”I not closing the door,” the former Steel Valley High star said. “I open to whatever is out there for me.”In a year or so, he wouldn mind working in some football broadcasting role or, perhaps someday, in an NFL front office.”I definitely be open to (Steelers GM) Kevin Colbert teaching me his job,” Batch said.We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership.
That would be a joke. The league better not let this happen. A team that has won 3 out of the last 4 championships. In 2007, 34 percent of all professional positions in the NBA were held by “people of color,” according to a UCF study. The MLB’s central office houses 27 percent minority and 43 percent women, the study reported. The least impressive of the three is the NFL, which has 17 percent women and 16 percent minorities in its senior administration positions..
McSoccerfest attracted 495 teams and more than 15,000 people throughout the weekend. Assault U 11 boys basketball team earned a 43 25 victory against the Potomac Valley Wizards last week in the Tom Jones Summer League. Ra Hines led the way with 11 points, 10 rebounds, four blocked shots, three steals and two assists.
HONOLULU She’ll be joining thousands of veterans from the across the country this weekend as they protest with the Standing Rock Sioux. Protesters have vowed not to back down, even after some violent encounters with law enforcement.The Dakota Access Pipeline project is a 1,200 mile pipeline under construction through tribal lands from Western North Dakota to Illinois. Native Americans are protesting over worries the pipeline will contaminate their water supply and disturb sacred sites.