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Published: Wednesday, 8/13/2003

Scoreboard

FOOTBALL

NFL preseason

MONDAY

Philadelphia 27, New Orleans 17

TOMORROW

Oakland at San Francisco, 8

FRIDAY

Miami at Jacksonville, 7:30

Houston at Dallas, 8

Seattle at Indianapolis, 8

Carolina at N.Y. Giants, 8

Green Bay at Cleveland, 8

SATURDAY

Detroit at Cincinnati, 7:30

Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, 7:30

Buffalo at Tennessee, 8

Baltimore at Atlanta, 8

New Orleans at N.Y. Jets, 8

New England at Washington, 8

Denver at Chicago, 8:05

Minnesota at Kansas City, 8:30

Arizona at San Diego, 10

MONDAY, AUG. 18

Tampa Bay at St. Louis, 8

CFL

LAST NIGHT

Winnipeg 34, Ottawa 29

TOMORROW

Edmonton at Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

Montreal at Hamilton, 7:30 p.m.

SATURDAY

British Columbia at Calgary, 10 p.m.

SUNDAY

Ottawa at Saskatchewan, 4 p.m.

THURSDAY, AUG. 21

Toronto at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

HOLES IN ONE

BILL BROWN, No. 16 at Hidden Hills, 171 yards, 4-iron.

KURT SANDERS, No. 8 at Fallen Timbers, 144 yards, 8-iron.

RICK NAVARRE, NO. 12 at Centerview Golf Course, 169 yards, 6-iron.

BRAD HEIN, No. 10 at Sylvania CC, 7-iron.

FRANK SPRYSZAK, No. 5 at Tanglewood, 183 yards, 6-iron.

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Activated OF B.J. Surhoff from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned RHP Travis Driskill to Ottawa of the IL.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Purchased the contract of LHP Neal Cotts from Birmingham of the Southern League.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Designated 2B Carlos Febles for assignment. Activated INF Mendy Lopez from the 15-day disabled list.

SEATTLE MARINERS – Activated RHP Kazuhiro Sasaki from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned RHP J.J. Putz to Tacoma of the PCL.

TEXAS RANGERS – Purchased the contract of RHP Juan Dominguez from Oklahoma of the PCL. Optioned RHP Rosman Garcia to Oklahoma. Transferred RHP Ricardo Rodriguez from the 15-to the 60-day disabled list.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES – Acquired LHP Kent Mercker from Cincinnati for a player to be named. Designated OF Cory Aldridge for assignment.

CINCINNATI REDS – Called up LHP Mark Watson and C Corky Miller from Louisville of the IL. Optioned RHP Joe Valentine to Louisville.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

DETROIT PISTONS – Re-signed G Richard Hamilton to a seven-year contract.

Women's National Basketball Association

WNBA – Fined Phoenix coach John Shumate $1,000 for verbally abusing officials after an Aug. 8 game, and Washington F Chamique Holdsclaw $250 for comments regarding officiating following an Aug. 9 game.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS – Agreed to terms with RB Willis McGahee on a five-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS – Waived OL Noah Swartz.

GREEN BAY PACKERS – Waived WR Kamau Peterson.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS – Signed RB Mike Green. Waived WR Carl Morris.

MIAMI DOLPHINS – Waived WR Robert Baker.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Waived WR Derrick Alexander.

NEW YORK JETS – Waived PK Clay Rush and OT Bobby Brandt.

TENNESSEE TITANS – Signed CB Steve Smith and LS Kenneth Amato. Named Marcus Robertson director of player development.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM MIGHTY DUCKS – Traded LW Travis Brigley to Colorado for future considerations.

ATLANTA THRASHERS – Signed F Randy Robitaille and F Eric Healey.

BOSTON BRUINS – Rejected the $2.51 million salary set by an arbitrator for D Bryan Berard, making him a free agent. Signed F Sandy McCarthy to a one-year contract.

CAROLINA HURRICANES – Agreed to terms with D Danny Markov on a three-year contract.

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Re-signed RW Ivan Novoseltsev and LW Ryan Jardine to one-year contracts. Signed G Travis Scott to a two-year contract and C Janis Sprukts and C Greg Jacina to minor league contracts. Named Clint Malarchuk goaltending coach.

SAN JOSE SHARKS – Traded C Chad Wiseman to the New York Rangers for LW Nils Ekman. Signed D Jesse Fibiger and Robert Mulick to one-year contracts.

COLLEGE

NCAA – Announced Northern Colorado forfeited three wins, to Western State, North Dakota and Minnesota State at Mankato, from the 2002 football season for using an ineligible player.

PRINCETON – Named Kelly McDonald and Alison Fisher women's assistant lacrosse coaches and Joshua Nowocin assistant defensive football coach.

SAN FRANCISCO – Named Josh McKay men's assistant soccer coach.

SOUTH CAROLINA – Suspended C Rolando Howell from the men's basketball team indefinitely following his arrest on a criminal domestic violence charge.

NOTES

Start High School will hold its ALUMNI BASEBALL GAME Aug. 15 at 6:30 p.m. at Bowman Park. All former players welcome.

Football season tickets and family and student passes will be on sale in the MAUMEE ATHLETIC OFFICE Aug. 18 through 20. Call the schools for more details.

The Betty Hiser Memorial CO-ED SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT will be held Aug. 30-31 at Williams Park in Gibsonburg. Call Jim or Jodi Heinze, 419-637-2531.

Elmwood High School will hold its FALL PICTURE DAY tomorrow. Golf will be taken at 11:30 a.m.; band at football stadium at 1:45; football at the stadium at 12:30; cross country at 1:15 p.m.; volleyball at 1:45 in the gym; and cheerleaders at 2:30 p.m. at Photo Smith studio in Wayne.

BASKETBALL

WNBA

LAST NIGHT

New York 74, Connecticut 73

Washington 84, Indiana 80

San Antonio at Seattle, late

MONDAY

No games scheduled

TONIGHT

Detroit at Phoenix, 10

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

TODAY

Kansas City at MetroStars, noon

Chicago at Columbus, 7:30

Colorado at D.C. United, 7:30

San Jose at Dallas, 9

SATURDAY

San Jose at New England, 4

D.C. United at Chicago, 8:30

Kansas City at Dallas, 9

Columbus at Colorado, 9

MetroStars at Los Angeles, 10

WUSA

PLAYOFFS

Semifinals

Saturday

Washington at Boston, 4 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 17

San Diego at Atlanta, 6 p.m.

Founders Cup Championship

Sunday, Aug. 24

At San Diego

Semifinals winners, 4 p.m.

LOCAL GOLF

HEATHER DOWNS CC

WOMEN'S CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

Championship: 1. Pag Ligman, 172. 2. Nora Dooley, 178.

First flight- 1. Pat Hanna, 200. Second flight- 1. Alicia Lipinski, 206.

BELMONT COUNTRY CLUB

WOMEN'S CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

Championship flight: Trina McGivern d. Sue Purewa. First flight: Ann Lathrop d. Bette Gildwee. Second flight:Terri Seibold d. Barbee Fintel.

TENNIS

Cincinnati-Masters

MASON, OHIO

Singles, First Round

Younes El Aynaoui d. Vince Spadea 7-5, 6-4.

Rainer Schuettler (8) d. Stefan Koubek 6-2, 7-5.

Roger Federer (3) d. Scott Draper 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (10).

Mardy Fish d. Mark Philippoussis 1-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Arnaud Clement d. Albert Costa 7-6 (5), 6-4.

Feliciano Lopez d. Paradorn Srichaphan (9) 6-7 (1), 6-4, 7-6 (5)

Yevgeny Kafelnikov d. Jan-Michael Gambill 6-4, 6-4.

Juan Carlos Ferrero (2) d. Nikolay Davydenko 6-0, 6-2.

Xavier Malisse d. Lleyton Hewitt (5) 3-6, 6-4, 6-2.

Jarkko Nieminen d. Fernando Vicente 7-5, 3-6, 6-4.

Wesley Moodie d. Sebastien Grosjean (10) 6-3, 6-7 (9), 6-3.

Max Mirnyi d. Alex Corretja 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (2).

Flavio Saretta d. David Sanchez 6-7 (2), 6-1, 6-2.

David Nalbandian d. Wayne Arthurs 6-0, 6-4.

Andy Roddick (7) d. Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-2.

Mariano Zabaleta d. Gustavo Kuerten (14) 6-4, 6-0.

Doubles, First Round

Gaston Etlis and Martin Rodriguez d. Sjeng Schalken and Martin Verkerk 6-4, 5-7, 6-0.

James Blake and Todd Martin d. Tommy Robredo and Rainer Schuettler 6-3, 6-4.

Ivan Ljubicic and Sargis Sargsian d. Wayne Black and Kevin Ullyett 6-3, 7-5.

Frantisek Cermak and Leos Friedl d. Joshua Eagle and Jared Palmer 7-6 (6), 6-4.

Rogers AT&T Cup

TORONTO

Singles, First Round

Lina Krasnoroutskaya d. Eleni Daniilidou (13) 6-0, 3-6, 7-5.

Nathalie Dechy (15) d. Tamarine Tanasugarn 4-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Paola Suarez d. Svetlana Kuznetsova (16) 6-4, 7-6 (1).

Nadia Petrova (14) d. Marlene Weingartner 6-0, 6-0.

Nicole Pratt d. Beier Ko 6-1, 6-3.

Francesca Schiavone d. Alina Jidkova 7-5, 6-3.

Cara Black d. Rita Grande 6-2, 2-6, 6-3.

Elena Bovina (12) d. Maria Sanchez Lorenzo 6-2, 6-4.

Mary Pierce d. Maria Vento-Kabchi 6-1, 6-1.

Elena Likhovtseva d. Maria Sharapova 7-6 (4), 6-1.

Second Round

Jelena Dokic (8), Serbia-Montenegro, d. Angelique Widjaja 6-4, 6-4.

Magui Serna d. Magdalena Maleeva (6) 2-6, 6-3, 6-4.

Amanda Coetzer (7) d. Saori Obata 7-6 (1), 6-4.

PREP GOLF

WAUSEON 304, LIMA BATH 313

W: McQuinn 71, Zimmerman 72, Storrer 78, Vollmer 83; LB: Swartz 73, Leidy 79, Clark 80, Luginbuhl 81. At Ironwood.

MOHAWK 185, LAKOTA 186

M: Manz 43; Robison 46; Miesner 48; Orians 48. L: Chaney 45; Wilson 45; Miller 47; Soncrant 49. At Mohawk CC.

VAN WERT 305, NORWALK 318, SHELBY 323, GENOA 329

G: Perrine 79; Meis 80; Terry 81; Smith 89. At Sycamore Springs.

PREP TENNIS

MAUMEE 5, BOWSHER 0

Schmidt d. Duran, 6-2, 6-2; Diegel d. Grifo, 6-1, 6-2; Syrnichenko wins by default; Champion-Dukes d. Martin-Bening, 6-0, 6-1; Stead-Myers d. Clark-Carillo, 6-0, 6-0.

ROSSFORD 3, LIBBEY 2

Moore (L) d. Minarcin, 6-4, 6-3; Sauerwein (L) d. Halada, 6-1, 6-4; Anthony (R) d. N. Jones, 6-2, 6-2; Lonchyna-Simmons (R) d. Mathews-Cassabon, 6-2, 6-1; George-Winstead (R) d. Dillon-L. Jones, 6-0, 6-1.



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