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Published: 7/11/2007

Golf, tennis, cycling, WNBA

GOLF

Ohio Amateur

Springfield Country Club; par 70

Blake Furgerson, Concord 34-33 67

Andy Miller, Xenia 36-32 68

David Ludlow, Burton 33-35 68

Jason Kokrak, Warren 35-35 70

Andy Birch, Springfield 35-36 71

Chuck Parsons, Springfield 34-37 71

Jason Gerken, Logan 36-35 71

Tyler Riley, Findlay 34- 37 71

Alan Wharton, Pickerington 34-38 72

OTHER AREA GOLFERS

Alan Fadel, Toledo 37-37 74

Craig Soule, Port Clinton 36-39 75

Steven Drake, Findlay 39-36 75

Scott Black, Toledo 36-40 76

Steve Verslype, Toledo 40-36 76

John Zitkovic, Findlay 40-37 77

Terry Tyson, Perrysburg 43-41 84

Adam Crisp, Toledo DNF

Blake Tucker, Findlay DNF

J. Godzak, Van Buren, DNF

Michael Bibler, Bowling Green DNF

Robert Jackson, Maumee DNF

Tim Belden, Port Clinton DNF

SOCCER

Major League Soccer

THURSDAY

Houston at Chicago, 9

SATURDAY

FC Dallas at D.C. United, 7:30

New England at New York, 7:30

Real Salt Lake at Kansas City, 8

Columbus at CD Chivas USA, 10:30

SUNDAY

Toronto FC at Houston, 8:30

THURSDAY, JULY 19

MLS All-Stars vs. Celtic FC at Commerce City, Colo., 9

SPORTS NOTES

Scott High School girls basketball team is in need of scrimmages for the upcoming season. If interested, contact Head Coach Debra Jones, 419-290-4327.

Maumee Valley Country Day School has an immediate opening for a CERTIFIED ATHLETIC TRAINER for the 2007-08 school year. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to: Jim Fish, c/o MVCDS, 1715 S. Reynolds Road, Toledo, OH 43614.

Pemberville American Legion will hold an OLD TIMERS GAME July 21 at 1 p.m. at Pemberville Legion Field. For more information contact Don Schmeltz, 419-287-3745.

HOLE IN ONE

GARY LANGEL, No. 8 at Fallen Timbers Fairways, 147 yards, 8-iron.

FRED SMITH, No. 15 at Giant Oak, 137 yards, 6-iron.

PHIL ROTH, No. 2 at Fallen Timbers Fairways, 140 yards, 7-iron.

BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX Optioned RHP Gavin Floyd to Charlotte (IL).

American Association

COASTAL BEND AVIATORS Released C Stephen Morales. Agreed to terms with C Jason Arrowood.

ST. JOE BLACKSNAKES Released INF Eric Padilla.

Can-Am League

BROCKTON ROX Agreed to terms with RHP Amad Stephens.

GRAYS Released RHP Adam Hanson.

WORCESTER TORNADOES Released INF Euvi Solano.

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

TORONTO RAPTORS Signed F Jamario Moon to a two-year contract.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

OAKLAND RAIDERS Signed S Donovin Darius.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Waived FB Zach Tuiasosopo.

TENNESSEE TITANS Agreed to terms with OL Leroy Harris and DT Antonio Johnson.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS Re-signed LW Curtis Glencross, LW Joakim Lindstrom, C Andrew Murray and RW Steve Goertzen.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS Signed D Vitaly Vishnevski to a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS Signed C Sidney Crosby to a five-year contract extension through the 2012-13 season.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS Signed RW Joe Motzko to a two-year contract.

American Hockey League

HOUSTON AEROS Named Ryan Stanzel vice president of communications and administration and Scott Henninger communications manager.

ECHL

CHARLOTTE CHECKERS Named Jason Shaya director of media relations and broadcasting/sales executive.

READING ROYALS Re-signed F Shawn Collymore.

Central Hockey League

YOUNGSTOWN STEELHOUNDS Signed D Denis Kirstein.

COLLEGE

BIG EAST CONFERENCE Announced the resignation of Jon Gust, director of communications, to become director of media relations within Villanova s communication department.

COASTAL COLLEGIATE SWIMMING ASSOCIATION Announced the formation of the conference to begin competition this fall and announced it has been approved by the NCAA for membership as a Division I conference.

AKRON Named Jared Embick men s assistant soccer coach.

AUBURN Named Scott Sullivan volunteer assistant baseball coach.

GARDNER-WEBB Named Scott Shipman wrestling coach.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN Named Jason Beverlin pitching coach.

COLGATE Named Stan Dakosty and Casey Vogt assistant football coaches.

COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY Announced the resignation of Rick Dell, baseball coach.

GREENSBORO Named Scot A. Budde women s swim coach and director of aquatics.

INDIANA, PA. Named Liz Ramsey women s lacrosse coach and Ali Ferrari softball coach.

JAMES MADISON Named Dane Pedersen women s assistant swimming coach.

MINNESOTA-MANKATO Named Michell Oman assistant track and field coach, Lori Rittenhouse assistant volleyball coach and Sis Paulsen women s assistant hockey coach.

OHIO STATE Named Shelly Poe communications director for football and Jerry Emig media contact for baseball, women s soccer and men s and women s swimming and diving.

OLD DOMINION Named Jamar Ross associate sports information director.

QUEENS, N.Y. Named Craig Schwartz men s tennis coach.

RADFORD Named Joe Raccuia baseball coach.

RANDOLPH-MACON Named Sarah Wallace women s assistant soccer coach.

SOUTH CAROLINA Named Mike Babst men s assistant soccer coach.

SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA Named Luke Weatherford and Justin Hill assistant baseball coaches.

SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY Announced LB D.J. Brooks, DT Isaiah Thomas, G Adrian Banks, DE Jimmy Hollins and TE Joshua Nixon are academically ineligible and DT Alston Smith and DE Jowelle Bullock have left the football team.

ST. EDWARD S Named Nikki Cockrell associate athletic director for facilities and event management.

STEPHEN F. AUSTIN Named Gay McNutt softball coach.

TENNESSEE Named Fred Corral assistant baseball coach.

VIRGINIA Named Erin Batth director of operations for women s basketball.

TENNIS

Swiss Open

Gstaad, Switzerland

Singles

First Round

Paul-Henri Mathieu (5) d. Sergio Roitman 7-6 (4), 6-4.

Feliciano Lopez d. Michel Kratochvil 6-2, 6-3.

Potito Starace (8) d. Jan Hajek, Czech Rebuplic, 7-6 (4), 6-1.

Marc Gicquel (6) d. Diego Hartfield 6-3, 7-6 (5).

Werner Eschauer, Austria d. Michael Lammer 6-2, 4-6, 6-2.

Radek Stepanek d. Marin Cilic 7-5, 6-3.

Nikolay Davydenko (1) vs. Gael Monfils 6-3, 4-6, 5-5, susp., rain.

Igor Andreev leads Albert Montanes 3-6, 6-3, 5-4, susp., rain.

Swedish Open

Bastad, Sweden

Singles

First Round

Juan Monaco (7) d. Ernests Gulbis 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-4.

Yuri Schukin d. Mariano Zabaleta 6-1, 1-6, 7-5.

Gilles Simon d. Victor Troicki, Serbia, 6-2, 6-3.

Thomas Johansson d. Oscar Hernandez 6-4, 6-4.

David Ferrer (2) d. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2, 6-1.

Carlos Berlocq d. Tim Goransson 6-2, 6-0.

Fernando Verdasco d. Erling Tveit 7-5, 6-1.

Jonas Bjorkman d. Michal Przysiezny 5-7, 6-2, 6-4.

Robin Soderling d. Simone Borelli 6-3, 6-3.

Tour de France

At Compiegne, France

Third Stage

147 miles from Waregem, Belgium to Compiegne

1. Fabian Cancellara, Switzerland, Team CSC, 6 hours, 36 minutes, 15 seconds. 2. Erik Zabel, Germany, Team Milram, same time. 3. Danilo Napolitano, Italy, Lampre-Fondital, same time. 4. Tom Boonen, Belgium, Quick Step-Innergetic, same time. 5. Robert Hunter, South Africa, Barloworld, same time.

6. Robert Foerster, Germany, Gerolsteiner, same time. 7. Robbie McEwen, Australia, Predictor-Lotto, same time. 8. Bernhard Eisel, Austria, T-Mobile, same time. 9. Mark Cavendish, Britain, T-Mobile, same time. 10. Heinrich Haussler, Germany, Gerolsteiner, same time.

11. Matthieu Ladagnous, France, Francaise des Jeux, same time. 12. Thor Hushovd, Norway, Credit Agricole, same time. 13. Sebastien Chavanel, France, Francaise des Jeux, same time. 14. Andreas Kloeden, Germany, Astana, same time. 15. Romain Feillu, France, Agritubel, same time.

16. George Hincapie, United States, Discovery Channel, same time. 17. Juan Antonio Flecha, Spain, Rabobank, same time. 18. Oscar Pereiro, Spain, Caisse d Epargne, same time. 19. Francisco Ventoso, Spain, Saunier Duval-Prodir, same time. 20. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Team CSC, same time.

Also

45. Vladimir Gusev, Russia, Discovery Channel, same time.

51. Yaroslav Popovych, Ukraine, Discovery Channel, same time.

56. Alberto Contador, Spain, Discovery Channel, same time. 63. Benjamin Noval Gonzalez, Spain, Discovery Channel, same time.

76. Christopher Horner, United States, Predictor-Lotto, same time.

81. Egoi Martinez, Spain, Discovery Channal, same time.

86. Fred Rodriguez, United States, Predictor-Lotto, same time.

110. Christian Vandevelde, United States, Team CSC, same time.

126. Levi Leipheimer, United States, Discovery Channel, same time.

149. Sergio Paulinho, Portugal, Discovery Channel, same time.

187. David Zabriskie, United States, Team CSC, same time.

Tomas Vaitkus, Lithuania, Discovery Channel, abandoned.

Overall Standings

(After three stages)

1. Fabian Cancellara, Switzerland, Team CSC, 15:12:08. 2. Andreas Kloeden, Germany, Astana, 33 seconds behind. 3. David Millar, Britain, Saunier Duval-Prodir, :41. 4. George Hincapie, United States, Discovery Channel, :43. 5. Bradley Wiggins, Britain, Cofidis, same time.

6. Vladimir Gusev, Russia, Discovery Channel, :45. 7. Tom Boonen, Belgium, Quick Step-Innergetic, :46. 8. Vladimir Karpets, Russia, Discovery Channel, same time. 9. Thor Hushovd, Norway, Credit Agricole, :49. 10. Mikel Astarloza, Spain, Euskaltel-Euskadi, same time.

11. Alexandre Vinokourov, Kazakhstan, Astana, :50. 12. Thomas Dekker, Netherlands, Rabobank, :51. 13. Manuel Quinziato, Italy, Liquigas, :52. 14. Benoit Vaugrenard, France, Francaise des Jeux, same time. 15. Jose Ivan Gutierrez, Spain, Caisse d Epargne, :53.

16. Andriy Grivko, Ukraine, Team Milram, same time. 17. Filippo Pozzato, Italy, Liquigas, :55. 18. Alberto Contador, Spain, Discovery Channel, same time. 19. Andrey Kashechkin, Kazakhstan, Astana, same time. 20. Cadel Evans, Australia, Predictor-Lotto, :56.

Also

32. Levi Leipheimer, United States, Discovery Channel, 1:00. 39. Sergio Paulinho, Portugal, Discovery Channel, 1:04. 48. Egoi Martinez, Spain, Discovery Channel, 1:07. 50. Yaroslav Popovych, Ukraine, Discovery Channel, 1:08. 69. Christopher Horner, United States, Predictor-Lotto, 1:13. 70. Benjamin Noval Gonzalez, Spain, Discovery Channel, same time.

73. Christian Vandevelde, United States, Team CSC, same time.

123. Fred Rodriguez, United States, Predictor-Lotto, 1:25.

186. David Zabriskie, United States, Team CSC, 4:24.

FOOTBALL

CFL

EAST DIVISION

W L T Pts PF PA

Winnipeg 1 0 1 3 71 62

Toronto 1 1 0 2 52 29

Hamilton 0 2 0 0 14 67

Montreal 0 2 0 0 30 48

Western Division

W L T Pts PF PA

British Col. 2 0 0 4 53 31

Sask. 2 0 0 4 65 15

Calgary 1 1 0 2 45 58

Edmonton 0 1 1 1 48 68

Note: Two points for a regulation or overtime win and one point for a tie.

TOMORROW

Calgary at Toronto, 7 p.m.

FRIDAY

Edmonton at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.

British Columbia at Saskatchewan, 10 p.m.

SATURDAY

Montreal at Hamilton, 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 19

Winnipeg at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Hamilton at B.C., 10:30 p.m.

Arena Playoffs

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP

National Conference

Saturday: Columbus at Georgia, 1 p.m.

American Conference

Saturday: Chicago at San Jose, 4 p.m.

ArenaBowl

At New Orleans

Sunday, July 29: TBA, 3 p.m.

LATEST LINE

Canadian Football

Thursday

TORONTO 3 Calgary

Home Team in CAPS

AMATEUR BASEBALL

Sr. Knothole

Dave White 043 321 1 - 14 14 2

Summit County 000 221 0 - 5 7 2

WP-Roberts. LP-Cipicci. Ross Graham (DW), 5-5, 2 2B, 3B, 6 RBI.

American Legion

Napoleon 101 222 102-11 17 1

Whitehouse 000 224 05x-13 18 1

WP-Albright. LP-Strubel. Decker (W), 5-5, HR, 2 2B, 5 RBI.

WNBA

Eastern Conference

W L Pct GB

Indiana 13 4 .765

Detroit 13 5 .722 1/2

New York 10 8 .556 31/2

Chicago 8 11 .421 6

Connecticut 7 11 .389 61/2

Washington 7 12 .368 7

Western Conference

W L Pct GB

San Antonio 11 6 .647

Sacramento 12 7 .632

Phoenix 11 8 .579 1

Seattle 11 8 .579 1

Los Angeles 7 12 .368 5

Houston 5 13 .278 61/2

Minnesota 5 15 .250 71/2

LAST NIGHT

Seattle 82, Los Angeles 47

Detroit 92, Chicago 84

Washington 91, Minnesota 83, OT

Indiana at Houston, late

MONDAY

No games scheduled

TODAY

Connecticut at Seattle, 3

San Antonio at Phoenix, 3:30

SPORTLIGHT

July 11

1914 Babe Ruth makes his major league pitching debut for the Boston Red Sox against Cleveland, getting the 4-3 victory over the Indians.

1950 Red Schoendienst hits a home run in the 14th inning to give the NL a 4-3 victory in the All-Star game.

1967 Tony Perez homers in the 15th inning off Catfish Hunter to give the National League a 2-1 win in the longest game in All-Star history.

1979 Renaldo Nehemiah of the United States sets a Pan American Games record in the 110 hurdles with a time of 13.20 seconds.

1981 Britain s Sebastian Coe breaks his own world record in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:12.18 in a meet in Oslo, Norway. Seven runners shatter the 3-minute, 51-second barrier in the mile led by Steve Ovett at 3:49.25. Steve Scott finishes third and sets an American record in 3:49.68

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1985 Nolan Ryan of the Houston Astros becomes the first pitcher in major league history to reach 4,000 strikeouts when he fans New York s Danny Heep in the sixth inning.

1992 Treboh Joe, a 9-year-old gelding, makes harness racing history by losing his 162nd consecutive race. Treboh Joe finishes fourth to break the North American record of 161 straight losses held by Shiaway Moses.

1993 Alain Prost gets his 50th Formula One victory by taking the British Grand Prix.

1993 Jack Nicklaus sinks a birdie putt on the 16th hole to inch ahead of Tom Weiskopf and win the U.S. Senior Open by one stroke. Nicklaus finishes with a 72-hole total of 6-under 278.

1995 Maryland quarterback Scott Milanovich, the most prolific passer in school history, is suspended for eight games by the NCAA for gambling on college sports.

2006 With the American League down to its final strike, Michael Young hits a two-run triple off Trevor Hoffman for a 3-2 victory to keep the Americans unbeaten in the All-Star game for the past decade.



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