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Golf, college football, amateur baseball, CFL

GOLF

British Open Tee Times

At Royal Liverpool Golf Club

Hoylake, England

a-amateur

Thursday-Friday

1:30 a.m.-6:41 a.m. Peter Hedblom, Steve Elkington, Jerry Kelly

1:41 a.m.-6:52 a.m. Barry Lane, Billy Andrade, Marcus Frasier

1:52 a.m.-7:03 a.m. SK Ho, Mikko Ilonen, John Senden

2:03 a.m.-7:14 a.m. Angel Cabrera, Mark Calcavecchia, Kenneth Ferrie

2:14 a.m.-7:25 a.m. Bradley Dredge, Ben Curtis, K.J. Choi

2:25 a.m.-7:36 a.m. Tim Herron, Niclas Fasth, Mark Hensby

2:36 a.m.-7:47 a.m. Sergio Garcia, Paul Casey, Fred Couples

2:47 a.m.-7:58 a.m. Mike Weir, Lee Westwood, Scott Verplank

2:58 a.m.-8:09 a.m. Ernie Els, a-Edoardo Molinari, Luke Donald

3:09 a.m.-8:20 a.m. Jim Furyk, Rod Pampling, Greg Owen

3:20 a.m.-8:31 a.m. Vijay Singh, David Howell, Zach Johnson

3:31 a.m.-8:42 a.m. Stephen Dodd, Todd Hamilton, Robert Allenby

3:42 a.m. 8:53 a.m. Bernhard Langer, Kenny Perry, Paul Lawrie

3:58 a.m.-9:09 a.m. John Daly, Colin Montgomerie, Stuart Appleby

4:09 a.m.-9:20 a.m. Padraig Harrington, Arron Oberholser, Nick O Hern

4:20 a.m.-9:31 a.m. Phil Mickelson, Darren Clarke, Yasuharu Imano

4:31 a.m.-9:42 a.m. Shaun Micheel, Ian Poulter, Seve Ballesteros

4:42 a.m.-9:53 a.m. Toshinori Muto, Paul Broadhurst, Bart Bryant

4:53 a.m.-10:04 a.m. Tom Lehman, Phillip Price, J.B. Holmes

5:04 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Sean O Hair, Anthony Wall, Tatsuhiko Ichihara

5:15 a.m.-10:26 a.m. Tom Pernice, Warren Abery, Jim Payne

5:26 a.m.-10:37 a.m. Michael Wright, Brett Quigley, Warren Bladon

5:37 a.m.-10:48 a.m. Lee Slattery, Shiv Kapur, Vaughn Taylor

5:48 a.m.-10:59 a.m. Thomas Aiken, Soren Kjeldsen, Andrew Marshall

5:59 a.m.-11:10 a.m. Adam Bland, Andres Romero, Adam Frayne

6:10 a.m.-11:21 a.m. Ben Bunny, Nick Ludwell, Mark Pilkington

6:41 a.m.-1:30 a.m. Thaworn Wiratchant, Rich Beem, Scott Drummond

6:52 a.m.-1:41 a.m. Fred Funk, Sandy Lyle, Rory Sabbatini

7:03 a.m.-1:52 a.m. Simon Dyson, Mark O Meara, Charl Schwartzel

7:14 a.m.-2:03 a.m. Jeff Maggert, Robert Rock, Jarrod Lyle

7:25 a.m.-2:14 a.m. Ted Purdy, Matthew Goggin, a-Marius Thorp

7:36 a.m.-2:25 a.m. J.J. Henry, Richard Green, Jamie Donaldson

7:47 a.m.-2:36 a.m. Brandt Jobe, Robert Karlsson, John Bickerton

7:58 a.m.-2:47 a.m. Lucas Glover, Peter Lonard, Graeme McDowell

8:09 a.m.-2:58 a.m. Michael Campbell, Nick Dougherty, Miguel Angel Jiminez

8:20 a.m.-3:09 a.m. Geoff Ogilviy, Carl Petersson, Chris DiMarco

8:31 a.m.-3:20 a.m. Jose Maria Olazabal, Aaron Baddeley, Chad Campbell

8:42 a.m.-3:31 a.m. Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson, Julien Guerrier

8:53 a.m.-3:42 a.m. Ben Crane, Stephen Ames, Keiichiro Fukabori

9:09 a.m.-3:58 a.m. Tiger Woods, Shingo Katayama, Nick Faldo

9:20 a.m.-4:09 a.m. David Duval, Paul McGinley, Hideto Tanihara

9:31 a.m.-4:20 a.m. Trevor Immelman, Thomas Bjorn, Davis Love III

9:42 a.m.-4:31 a.m. Retief Goosen, Tom Watson, Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano

9:53 a.m.-4:42 a.m. Tim Clark, Stewart Cink, Johan Edfors

10:04 a.m.-4:53 a.m. Louis Oosthuizen, Brett Wetterich, Simon Khan

10:15 a.m.-5:04 a.m. Simon Wakefield, Bradley Hughes, Bo Van Pelt

10:26 a.m.-5:15 a.m. Brett Rumford, Danny Denison-a, Richard Sterne

10:37 a.m.-5:26 a.m. Jeff Sluman, David Smail, Markus Brier

10:48 a.m.-5:37 a.m. Carlos Rodiles, Unho Park, Hunter Mahan

10:59 a.m.-5:48 a.m. Gary Day, Bruce Vaughan, Marco Ruiz

11:10 a.m.-5:59 a.m. Gary Lockerbie, Jon Bevan, Wayne Perske

11:21 a.m.-6:10 a.m. Sam Little, Ross Wellington, Darren Parris

HOLE IN ONE

JIM BEACH, No. 9 at Giant Oak, 177 yards, 4-iron.

PRO FOOTBALL

NFL

Rookie and veteran reporting dates

(Dates subject to change)

American Football Conference

CLEVELAND BROWNS Browns Training Facility, Berea, Ohio, July 23; July 26.

BALTIMORE RAVENS McDaniel College, Westminster, Md., both July 27.

BUFFALO BILLS St. John Fisher College, Pittsford, N.Y., both July 28.

CINCINNATI BENGALS Georgetown College, Georgetown, Ky., both July 29.

DENVER BRONCOS Paul D. Bowlen Memorial Centre, Englewood, Colo., both July 28.

HOUSTON TEXANS Texans Practice Facility, Houston, July 23; July 27.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS Rose-Hulman Institute, Terre Haute, Ind., both July 30.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS ALLTEL Stadium, Jacksonville, Fla., both July 28.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS Wisconsin-River Falls, River Falls, Wis., both July 28.

MIAMI DOLPHINS Dolphins Training Center, Davie, Fla., both July 28.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass., both July 28.

NEW YORK JETS Hofstra U., Hempstead, N.Y., July 20; July 27.

OAKLAND RAIDERS Napa Valley Marriott, Napa, Calif., both July 24.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pa., both July 28.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS Chargers Park, San Diego, July 24; July 28.

TENNESSEE TITANS Austin Peay State/Baptist Sports Park, Clarksville, Tenn./Nashville, Tenn., both July 28.

National Football Conference

DETROIT LIONS Lions Training Facility, Allen Park, Mich., both July 27.

ARIZONA CARDINALS Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, Ariz., both July 30.

ATLANTA FALCONS Falcons Training Facility, Flowery Branch, Ga., July 26; July 27.

CAROLINA PANTHERS Wofford College, Spartanburg, S.C., both July 28.

CHICAGO BEARS Olivet Nazarene, Bourbonnais, Ill., both July 27.

DALLAS COWBOYS Marriott Residence Inn, Oxnard, Calif., both July 28.

GREEN BAY PACKERS St. Norbert College, DePere, Wis., both July 28.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS Minnesota State-Mankato, July 27; July 30.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS Millsaps College, Jackson, Miss., both July 28.

NEW YORK GIANTS U. of Albany, N.Y., both July 27.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Lehigh U., Bethlehem, Pa., July 20; July 23.

ST. LOUIS RAMS Rams Park, St. Louis, Mo., both July 26.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS 49ers Complex, Santa Clara, Calif., July 27.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS Eastern Washington, Cheney, Wash., July 26; July 28.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Disney Wide World of Sports, Lake Buena Vista, Fla., both July 27.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS Redskins Park, Ashburn, Va., both July 30.

CFL

Eastern Division

W L T Pts PF PA

Montreal 4 0 0 8 130 68

Winnipeg 3 2 0 6 119 107

Toronto 1 3 0 2 72 83

Hamilton 1 4 0 2 94 126

Western Division

W L T Pts PF PA

Calgary 3 2 0 6 131 110

Edmonton 2 2 0 4 69 104

Sask. 2 2 0 4 125 150

British Col. 2 3 0 4 143 135

THURSDAY

Hamilton at Montreal

Winnipeg at Edmonton

FRIDAY

British Columbia at Calgary

LATEST LINE

Baseball

National League

FLORIDA 81/2 -91/2 Washington

Colorado 51/2 -61/2 PITTSBURGH

NY Mets Even-6 CINCINNATI

Houston 7-8 CHICAGO CUBS

ST. LOUIS 61/2 -71/2 Atlanta

ARIZONA Even-6 LA Dodgers

Philadelphia Even-6 SAN DIEGO

SAN FRANCISCO 51/2 -61/2 Milwaukee

American League

Texas 51/2 -61/2 TORONTO

BOSTON 13-15 Kansas City

Oakland Even-6 BALTIMORE

NY YANKEES 71/2 -81/2 Seattle

DETROIT 6-7 Chi White Sox

MINNESOTA 8-9 Tampa Bay

Cleveland 51/2 -61/2 LA ANGELS

Home Team in CAPS

college football

2006 schedules

Toledo

Date Opponent TV Time

Thu. 8/31 at Iowa St. 8 pm

Sat. 9/9 at W. Michigan 7 p.m.

Fri. 9/15 Kansas ESPN2 8 pm

Sat. 9/23 McNeese St. 7 pm

Sat. 9/30 at Pittsburgh TBA

Sat. 10/7 C. Michigan 7 pm

Sat. 10/14 at Kent St. 4 p.m.

Sat. 10/21 at E. Michigan 4 pm

Sat. 10/28 Akron 7 pm

Tue. 11/7 at No. Illinois ESPN2 7:30 pm

Tue. 11/14 Ball St. ESPN2 7 pm

Tue. 11/21 Bowling Green ESPN2 7 pm

Bowling Green

Date Opponent TV Time

Sat. 9/2 Wisconsin* TBA 7 pm

Sat. 9/9 Buffalo 6 pm

Sat. 9/16 at Florida Int. 6 p.m.

Sat. 9/23 Kent St. 1 pm

Sat. 9/30 at Ohio 2 p.m.

Sat. 10/7 at Ohio State TBA TBA

Sat. 10/14 E. Michigan 4 pm

Thu. 10/19 at C. Michigan ESPNU 7:30 pm

Sat. 10/28 at Temple 1 pm

Sat. 11/4 at Akron TBA

Wed. 11/15 Miami (OH) ESPN2 7:30 pm

Tue. 11/21 at Toledo ESPN2 7 pm

* at Cleveland Browns Stadium

Ohio State

Date Opponent TV Time

Sat. 9/2 No. Illinois TBA 3:30 p.m.

Sat. 9/9 at Texas ABC 8 pm

Sat. 9/16 Cincinnati TBA Noon

Sat. 9/23 Penn St. TBA TBA

Sat. 9/30 at Iowa TBA 8 pm

Sat. 10/7 Bowling Green TBA TBA

Sat. 10/14 at Michigan St. TBA TBA

Sat. 10/21 Indiana TBA TBA

Sat. 10/28 Minnesota TBA 3:30 pm

Sat. 11/4 at Illinois TBA TBA

Sat. 11/11 at Northwestern TBA TBA

Sat. 11/18 Michigan ABC 3:30 p.m.

Michigan

Date Opponent TV Time

Sat. 9/2 Vanderbilt ESPN Noon

Sat. 9/9 C. Michigan TBA Noon

Sat. 9/16 at Notre Dame NBC 3:30 pm

Sat. 9/23 Wisconsin TBA TBA

Sat. 9/30 at Minnesota TBA 8 pm

Sat. 10/7 Michigan St. ESPN 4:30 pm

Sat. 10/14 at Penn St. ABC 8 pm

Sat. 10/21 Iowa TBA TBA

Sat. 10/28 Northwestern TBA Noon

Sat. 11/4 Ball St. TBA TBA

Sat. 11/11 at Indiana TBA TBA

Sat. 11/18 at Ohio St. ABC 3:30 p.m.

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

Eastern Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

D.C. United 13 1 5 44 36 16

New England 6 6 6 24 24 24

Kansas City 6 10 2 20 21 26

Chicago 5 7 5 20 23 25

Columbus 4 8 6 18 15 25

New York 3 6 8 17 19 25

Western Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

FC Dallas 10 5 3 33 30 24

Houston 8 3 6 30 28 21

Colorado 7 6 3 24 20 22

CD Chivas USA 6 6 6 24 26 22

Los Angeles 5 10 4 19 15 23

Real Salt Lake 4 9 4 16 20 24

Note: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

TOMORROW

New York at Columbus, 7:30

THURSDAY

CD Chivas USA at Colorado, 8

SATURDAY, July 22

Los Angeles at Columbus, 4

Kansas City at New York, 7:30

D.C. United at Chicago, 8:30

New England at Houston, 8:30

FC Dallas at Real Salt Lake, 10

signings

ALEX KAMINSKY of Fostoria High School has signed a national letter of intent to play baseball at Wright State University in Dayton.

TENNIS

RCA Championships

Indianapolis

Singles, first round

Jeff Morrison d. Santiago Gonzalez 6-2, 6-2.

Tomas Behrend d. Paul Capdeville 6-2, 6-0.

Priority Telecom Open

Amersfoort, Netherlands

Singles, first round

Paul Henri Mathieu (2) d. Allesio di Mauro 6-0, 6-3.

Juan Antonio Marin d. Davide Sanguinetti 6-2, 7-5.

Daniele Bracciali (7) d. Igor Sijsling 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2.

Edgardo Massa d. Ivo Minar 6-4, 6-3.

Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo d. Carlos Berlocq 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2.

Novak Djokovic (3), Serbia, d. Boris Pashanski, Serbia, 6-0, 6-3.

Mercedes Cup

Stuttgart, Germany

Singles, first round

Diego Junqueira d. Christophe Rochus 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 (5).

Diego Hartfield d. Robin Vik 3-6, 7-6 (7), 6-4.

Nicolas Lapentti d. Sebastian Rieschick 4-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Albert Portas d. Flavio Saretta 5-7, 6-3, 6-3.

Hugo Armando d. Dieter Kindlmann 6-4, 6-3.

Florian Mayer d. Andreas Beck 6-4, 3-6, 6-3.

Andreas Seppi d. Dick Norman 7-6 (8), 6-4.

Stanislas Wawrinka d. Lukas Dlouhy 6-7 (1), 6-3, 6-4.

Juan Monaco vs. Michael Berrer 4-6, 7-6 (6), 1-1, susp., darkness.

Palermo Tournament

Palermo, Italy

Singles, First Round

Michaella Krajicek (3) d. Emmanuelle Gagliardi 6-1, 6-7 (3), 7-5.

Tathiana Garbin d. Alice Canepa 6-2, 6-1.

Klara Koukalova (6) d. Stephanie Foretz 6-4, 6-2.

Anna Smashnova (5) d. Yuliana Fedak 6-3, 6-2.

Roberta Vinci d. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, 7-5, 6-4.

Cincinnati Women s Open

Mason, Ohio

Singles, First Round

Emma Laine d. Sybille Bammer 6-3, 6-1.

Patty Schnyder (1) d. Lilia Osterloh 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (1).

Amy Frazier d. Jessica Kirkland, 6-3, 6-4.

ATP leaders

Money

1, Roger Federer, $4,498,885. 2, Rafael Nadal, $3,117,910. 3, Ivan Ljubicic, $1,194,310. 4, David Nalbandian, $989,090. 5, Marcos Baghdatis, $982,495. 6, Mario Ancic, $918,680. 7, Tommy Robredo, $849,270. 8, Jonas Bjorkman, $847,250. 9, Radek Stepanek, $820,460. 10, Nikolay Davydenko, $725,295.

Indesit Race

1, Roger Federer, 1017. 2, Rafael Nadal, 735. 3, Ivan Ljubicic, 375. 4, David Nalbandian, 355. 5, Mario Ancic, 318.

Indesit Rankings

1, Roger Federer, 7260. 2, Rafael Nadal, 5125. 3, David Nalbandian, 3185. 4, Ivan Ljubicic, 3125. 5, Nikolay Davydenko, 2210.

WTA leaders

Money

1, Justine Henin-Hardenne, $2,555,464. 2, Amelie Mauresmo, $2,451,140. 3, Svetlana Kuznetsova, $1,489,447. 4, Maria Sharapova, $1,271,963. 5, Kim Clijsters, $920,902. 6, Nadia Petrova, $875,858. 7, Martina Hingis, $818,765. 8, Elena Dementieva, $742,604. 9, Zheng Jie, $644,909. 10, Samantha Stosur, $612,596.

Rankings

1, Amelie Mauresmo, 3692. 2, Kim Clijsters, 3377. 3, Justine Henin-Hardenne, 3093. 4, Maria Sharapova, 2400. 5, Nadia Petrova, 2134. 6, Elena Dementieva, 2040. 7, Svetlana Kuznetsova, 1995. 8, Patty Schnyder, 1749. 9, Mary Pierce, 1636. 10, Lindsay Davenport, 1588.

Championship Points

1, Justine Henin-Hardenne, 2,786. 2, Amelie Mauresmo, 2,372. 3, Svetlana Kuznetsova, 1,834. 4, Maria Sharapova, 1,639. 5, Nadia Petrova, 1,483. 6, Kim Clijsters, 1,454. 7, Martina Hingis, 1,396. 8, Elena Dementieva, 1,211. 9, Dinara Safina, 1,004. 10, Anastasia Myskina, 928.

TRANSACTIONS

BASEBALL

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES Placed INF Omar Quintanilla on the 15-day DL.

International League

BUFFALO BISONS Released RHP Ben Howard.

COLUMBUS CLIPPERS Recalled RHP Brian Bruney from the Yankees of the GCL.

INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS Signed RHP Matt Ginter.

LOUISVILLE BATS Released LHP Mike Venafro.

PAWTUCKET RED SOX Sent RHP Terry Large to Lowell of the New York-Penn League.

RICHMOND BRAVES Recalled RHP Matt Wright from Mississippi of the Southern League.

SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE RED BARONS Sent C Tim Gradoville to Reading of the EL.

SYRACUSE SKYCHIEFS Recalled RHP Jordan DeJong from New Hampshire of the EL.

American Association

PENSACOLA PELICANS Released LHP Bryan Luke. Signed LHP Blake Allen, RHP Nick Maness, and RHP Micheal Hyle.

Can-Am League

NEW HAVEN COUNTY CUTTERS Released C Jeff Mayo.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS Released RHP Aaron Myers and OF Andy Howdeshell.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

BOSTON CELTICS Agreed to terms with G-F Paul Pierce on a contract extension through 2010-11.

CHARLOTTE BOBCATS Named Fred Whitfield president and chief operating officer.

DETROIT PISTONS Agreed to terms with F Ronald Dupree.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS Signed LB Keith Ellison.

CINCINNATI BENGALS Waived CB DeMarcus Rideaux.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS Agreed to terms with DE Ray Edwards and S Greg Blue.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS Signed CB Josh Lay to three-year contract.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Agreed to terms with OT Winston Justice on a four-year contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS Agreed to terms with S Calvin Lowry, DT Jesse Mahelona, DB Cortland Finnegan, LB Stephen Tulloch, LB Spencer Toone and RB Quinton Ganther.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

BOSTON BRUINS Agreed to terms with D Bobby Allen, G Brian Finley, D Bobby Allen, LW Nate DiCasmirro, LW Jeremy Reich and LW Dennis Packard.

DALLAS STARS Signed C Eric Lindros to a one-year contract.

DETROIT RED WINGS Signed C Tomas Kopecky to a one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES KINGS Agreed to terms with G Mathieu Garon on a one-year contract. Signed F Tim Jackman to a one-year contract.

MINNESOTA WILD Signed C Jason Morgan to a one-year contract.

MONTREAL CANADIENS Signed F Alexander Perezhogin to a one-year contract.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS Re-signed F Brandon Segal. Signed C Shane Endicott, G Karl Goehring, F Pat Leahy and D Nolan Yonkman.

OTTAWA SENATORS Re-signed D Christoph Schubert to a one-year contract. Signed D Charlie Cook, F Andrew Ebbett and F Ryan Vesce.

PHOENIX COYOTES Signed C Don MacLean to a two-year contract.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS Signed D Brendan Bell, D Carlo Colaiacovo and D Jay Harrison to one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with RW Kris Newbury on a one-year contract.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS Re-signed C Brian Sutherby and C Rico Fata.

American Hockey League

BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS Named Dan Marshall coach, Jack Capuano associate coach and Joe Ferras assistant coach.

CHICAGO WOLVES Re-signed C Jared Ross.

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS Signed LW David Spina.

LACROSSE

National Lacrosse League

SAN JOSE STEALTH Traded D Cam Woods to Chicago for F Callum Crawford and the second overall pick in the 2006 entry draft.

COLLEGE

ALBANY, N.Y. Named Melissia Patterson women s assistant basketball coach.

APPALACHIAN STATE Named Barbara Green director of compliance.

BETHANY LUTHERAN Named Maria Ankrum interim women s volleyball coach.

CENTRAL ARKANSAS Named Jack O Keefe assistant golf coach.

DUKE Named Drew Dayton and Bill Hambrecht graduate assistant football coaches; Bruce Warwick director of player personnel/development for football; Sean Snedeker pitching coach; Lindy Brown associate sports information director; Brian DeStefano team manager for men s basketball; and Terrell Smith assistant director of player personnel-development for football.

KENTUCKY Announced F Arnika Brown has left the women s basketball team.

MINNESOTA-MORRIS Named Tim Grove women s interim basketball coach.

MONTANA STATE Named Justin Scranson women s assistant basketball coach.

OKLAHOMA STATE Named Matt Meuchel assistant softball coach.

TEXAS Named Matthew Mott men s assistant soccer coach.

TUSKEGEE Named Leon Douglas men s basketball coach.

WASHINGTON Named Fernando Sanchez women s assistant tennis coach.

XAVIER, N.O. Named David Egans men s assistant basketball coach.

WNBA

Eastern Conference

W L Pct GB

Connecticut 15 6 .714

Detroit 14 6 .700 1/2

Indiana 14 8 .636 11/2

Washington 11 10 .524 4

Charlotte 5 16 .238 10

New York 4 16 .200 101/2

Chicago 3 17 .150 111/2

Western Conference

W L Pct GB

Los Angeles 18 5 .783

Sacramento 13 8 .619 4

Houston 13 10 .565 5

Seattle 11 10 .524 6

San Antonio 10 11 .476 7

Phoenix 9 11 .450 71/2

Minnesota 7 13 .350 91/2

LAST NIGHT

No games scheduled

SUNDAY

Detroit 77, San Antonio 67

Indiana 60, Houston 56

Los Angeles 90, Minnesota 78

Washington 83, Chicago 75

Connecticut 92, Seattle 83

Phoenix 80, New York 70

TODAY

Phoenix at Indiana, 1

Sacramento at Seattle, 3

Houston at San Antonio, 8

New York at Los Angeles, 10

notes

The TOLEDO MEN S & WOMEN S DOUBLES TENNIS TOURNAMENT will be played Aug. 7-11 at Shadow Valley Tennis Club. Matches will be play at 5:30 and 7 each night if necessary and the finals will be played at 6 p.m. on Aug. 10. Information: Carol at Shadow Valley at 419-865-1141.

The STEVE MIX BASKETBALL ACADEMY has some openings for its boys and girls camps (grades 5-7). Information: Dave Matthews at 419-893-4033 or basketballacademy.net.

The BOWLING GREEN YOUTH BASEBALL is holding a tournament (ages 9-10) July 31-Aug. 7. Entry fee is $195 and is due by July 27. Information: Tim Dunn at 419-409-1942 or tdunnbb@yahoo.com.

Cardinal Stritch High School has an opening for a FRESHMAN GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH. Send resumes to Chris Fahim, Cardinal Stritch High School, 3225 Pickle Rd., Oregon, O. 43616.

SPORTLIGHT

July 18

1896 James Foulis wins the U.S. Men s Open golf championship at Shinnecock Hills, Southampton, N.Y.

1927 Ty Cobb of the Philadelphia Athletics doubles off the glove of Harry Heilmann for his 4,000th hit.

1970 San Francisco s Willie Mays gets career hit number 3,000 off Montreal s Mike Wegener in the second inning.

1975 The trial of Dave Forbes, the first pro athlete to be indicted for a crime committed during play, ends in a hung jury. Forbes, of the Boston Bruins, was indicted for excessive force used on an opponent. Forbes victim was Henry Boucha in a game on Jan. 4 against the North Stars at Minnesota. The prosecution decides not to seek a retrial.

1987 New York s Don Mattingly ties Dale Long s 31-year-old major league record when he homers for the eighth consecutive game in the Yankees 7-2 loss to the Texas Rangers.

1996 Shaquille O Neal signs a seven-year, $121 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers ticket price for the cheapest seats is increased from $9.50 to $21.

1999 David Cone dazzles the Montreal Expos, throwing the 14th perfect game in modern history to lead the New York Yankees to a 6-0 victory.

2005 In Oklahoma City, the United States loses a tournament title game for the first time since 1997, falling 3-1 to Japan in the championship of the inaugural World Cup of Softball. The Americans, winners of the gold medal at three straight Olympics, suffer their first loss since the title game of the 1997 Superball in Ohio, 1-0 to Australia.

AUTO RACING

NASCAR Nextel Cup Leaders

POINTS

1. Jimmie Johnson, 2789. 2. Matt Kenseth, 2721. 3. Jeff Burton, 2478. 4. Kyle Busch, 2455. 5. Mark Martin, 2451. 6. Kasey Kahne, 2445. 7. Dale Earnhardt, Jr., 2428. 8. Kevin Harvick, 2408. 9. Jeff Gordon, 2342. 10. Greg Biffle, 2342.

11. Tony Stewart, 2331. 12. Denny Hamlin, 2324. 13. Carl Edwards, 2196. 14. Kurt Busch, 2136. 15. Casey Mears, 2091. 16. Clint Bowyer, 2024. 17. Jamie McMurray, 1985. 18. Brian Vickers, 1974. 19. Ryan Newman, 1966. 20. Elliott Sadler, 1963.

MONEY

1. Jimmie Johnson, $5,825,556. 2. Matt Kenseth, $3,809,422. 3. Tony Stewart, $3,915,094. 4. Kasey Kahne, $3,618,809. 5. Jeff Gordon, $3,423,286. 6. Casey Mears, $3,291,452. 7. Ryan Newman, $3,276,961. 8. Kevin Harvick, $3,261,616. 9. Dale Earnhardt, Jr., $3,029,510. 10. Jamie McMurray, $2,865,268.

11. Kyle Busch, $2,787,128. 12. Elliott Sadler, $2,767,581. 13. Kurt Busch, $2,759,288. 14. Jeff Burton, $2,753,347. 15. Greg Biffle, $2,624,056. 16. Carl Edwards, $2,592,876. 17. Bobby Labonte, $2,539,883. 18. Dale Jarrett, $2,490,864. 19. Denny Hamlin, $2,424,197. 20. Mark Martin, $2,419,128.

AMATEUR BASEBALL

Sr. Knothole

Black Swamp 000 000 0 - 0 0 2

Toledo Hitmen 101 080 x - 10 14 1

WP - Achter, Kauder (combined no-hitter). LP - McCluskey. Helldobler (T) 2-2 3Rs

Federation

Toledo Thunder 000 003 0 - 3 3 5

Warriors 012 100 0 - 4 3 3

WP-Perzynski. LP-Doug.

Harry Young Builders 001 030 0 - 4 9 1

Anderson-Miller 000 002 0 - 2 7 2

WP-Yenrick. LP-Rairigh. Eckel (H), 2-4, 2 2B.

Legion

Whitehouse 310 130 016 - 15 22 2

Napoleon 000 100 000 -1 7 2

WP-Simon. LP-Bernath. Decker (W), 4-6, 5 RBI, grand slam homer.



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