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In the News (Sun 18 Aug 19)

  
  NCAA
The NCAA is the largest collegiate athletic organization in the world, and because of the great popularity of college sports among spectators in the United States, it is far more prominent than most national college sports bodies in other countries.
NCAA Award of Valor, not given every year, selection is based on heroic action occurring in the academic year.
NCAA Woman of the Year Award, honors a senior student-athletes who has distinguished herself throughout her collegiate careers in academics, athletics, service and leadership.
www.adventureoutwomen.com /ncaa.htm   (1323 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: NCAA Falls Short of Perfect Games
But women's bowling, after all, is hardly the typical varsity sport, with few parents or prospective students aware that athletic scholarships are available to women who can serve up strikes and spares on command.
Often derided as a pastime of the sedentary, bowling was granted varsity status for female athletes nearly a decade ago after an NCAA survey confirmed that male athletes dramatically outnumbered female athletes at college campuses across the country.
Bowling has found its core participants among women at historically fl colleges and universities, which account for the majority of the 42 schools that field varsity women's teams.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A20792-2003Feb3?language=printer   (1709 words)

  
 College Bowling Scholarships. NCAA Bowling Recruiting.
Women's bowling is a recent NCAA emerging sport and has now reached the necessary level of sponsorship to support an NCAA championship.
NCAA rules allow for a championship for an emerging sport to be established within a year after the minimum sponsorship number is achieved.
Most college teams compete in the Intercollegiate Bowling Championships, which are administered by College Bowling USA, a primary resource and a governing body for the sport of bowling.
www.collegesportsscholarships.com /bowling.htm   (325 words)

  
 From Super Bowl To Bowling Ball -- Houston Is A Championship City In 2004 - NCAA Sports.com
Keanah Smith, NCAA assistant director of championships, said Houston's bid for the inaugural Women's Bowling Championship was accepted because of all the city has to offer the participants, fans and others who will be in attendance.
He hopes that the kind of exposure a NCAA championship in Houston will bring might help persuade the University Interscholastic League, the governing body of high school sports in the state, to have bowling teams in the high schools.
The NCAA Women's Bowling Championship in Houston culminates a dream for Powell, who talked about such an event in an article in the Houston Chronicle -- on Sept. 30, 1998.
www.ncaasports.com /bowling/womens/story/7246390   (1474 words)

  
 ESPN - Bowling Green hires former Seton Hall coach Orr - Men's College Basketball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- Louis Orr was hired as the new basketball coach at Bowling Green on Wednesday, a job the former Seton Hall coach called "the perfect situation."
He led his teams to the NCAA tournament twice and to the NIT in 2003, when he was selected Big East coach of the year.
Bowling Green athletic director Greg Christopher said he was impressed by Orr's passion for coaching.
sports.espn.go.com /ncb/news/story?id=2825175&campaign=rss&source=NCAAHeadlines   (530 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for championship
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 Tank's Take December 9, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
When the Bowl Championship Series was formed in 1998 it was to avoid these situations as the 1997 National Title ended up being shared by Michigan and Nebraska.
In 1998 the Bowl Alliance was scraped in favor of the BCS as the Rose Bowl was added to the rotation.
The Bowls are now beyond watered down as this year there are 28 bowls, with several teams with mediocre 6-6, and 7-5 record getting into a bowl game.
www.sportsecyclopedia.com /tank/tank/tankstake120903.html   (1465 words)

  
 NCAAsports.com - The Official Site for NCAA Sports
Wittenberg continued its quest for a perfect season as the Tigers swept a trio of opponents last week in North Coast Athletic Conference action.
Four games are currently scheduled, beginning on Oct. 19, when Tampa hosts North Alabama in a rematch of the 2006 national championship.
The NCAA Centennial is a year-long celebration throughout 2006 that will celebrate the student athlete.
www.ncaasports.com   (225 words)

  
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Championship awards will be purchased by the NCAA and sent to the site of competition not less than 2 weeks prior to the championship.
Bowling lanes must be reconditioned during the break periods prior to each session, at the beginning of each day, and prior to the championship final round.
NCAA regulations require that host institutions and sponsoring agencies of NCAA championships shall have in place primary comprehensive general public liability insurance coverage, with combined single limits of at least $1 million per occurrence for bodily injury and property damage.
www1.ncaa.org /membership/champadmin/bowling/bowl_TD_manual_06.doc   (6419 words)

  
 Harris County - Houston Sports Authority - Houston to host NCAA Fencing Championships
HOUSTON, TEXAS -- The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Rice University, The Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Harris County - Houston Sports Authority today announced they are combining efforts to host the 61st annual NCAA Men’s and Women’s Fencing Championships in Houston, March 17-20, 2005.
During the 2004 Championships at Brandeis University, fencing celebrated a field of 144 competitors representing 33 universities.
Ohio State won its first-ever NCAA National Collegiate Fencing championship posting the second-highest team total in the five years that the NCAA has contested.
www.hchsa.org /news/ncaafencing.html   (390 words)

  
 First ever NCAA Championship for women’s bowling to be held in April - THE DAILY BRUIN ONLINE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The obstacles standing between women's bowling becoming an NCAA Championship sport have been knocked down over the years like a set of pins.
"Bowling is one of the most common sports in towns, and there are not a lot of recruiting problems," Straub said.
Yet there is little doubt the establishment of a true NCAA Championship tournament will bring more schools into the fold in the near future.
www.dailybruin.ucla.edu /news/articles.asp?id=27984   (540 words)

  
 Bowling-Biz.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Sport Bowling is an optional program of leagues and tournaments in which lane conditions must meet precise and challenging requirements much less forgiving than a standard league condition.
The Canadian Tenpin Bowling Federation also will continue to be invited to send representatives from their respective senior provincial tournaments to the USBC Senior Championships.
The scratch division of the Pepsi Youth Bowling Championships is held concurrently with the Junior Gold Championships, where Pepsi qualifiers also are eligible to compete for berths on USBC Junior Team USA 2006.
www.bowling-biz.com /modules.php?name=News&new_topic=56   (2887 words)

  
 College Bowling Scholarships. NCAA and NAIA Bowling Recruiting Information.
You might consider yourself to be one of the best ten pin bowlers in the world but to get recruited and be in line for a bowling scholarship you need to tell the college bowling coaches who you are and why you deserve to be recruited.
NCAA legislation allows for a championship for an emerging sport to be established within a year after the minimum sponsorship number is achieved.
Most teams now compete in the Intercollegiate Bowling Championships, which are administered by College Bowling USA, a primary resource and a governing body for the sport of bowling.
www.athleticscholarships.net /bowlingscholarships.htm   (513 words)

  
 e-Connection
It is extremely important that such leagues require the bowling center to deposit league funds in a separate trust account so funds are not co-mingled with bowling center funds.
These positions were created as part of the bowling industry's strategic initiative to focus on developing, growing and enhancing varsity opportunities at both the high school and collegiate levels.
She oversaw the transition/addition of women's bowling teams to NCAA status as women's bowling held its first NCAA women's bowling championship this year.
www.bowlingmembership.com /wibceconnection/print.asp?Issue=12   (3858 words)

  
 SPORTS: Bowling team makes history with first Commodore national championship | InsideVandy
The bowling team beat the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 4-3, in the finals of the NCAA Women's Bowling Championship to give Vanderbilt its first-ever national championship in the team's third season.
Needing 14 pins, freshman Josie Earnest bowled two strikes in the 10th frame to clinch the match for the Dores and win the first team championship in any sport for Vanderbilt.
A spare from Mandy Keily set the stage for Earnest to give Vanderbilt a big lead, but she was faced with a split and pulled a nine to salvage the frame.
www.insidevandy.com /drupal/node/4139   (1677 words)

  
 Harris County - Houston Sports Authority - Houston to host 2007 NCAA Division III Swimming Championships
The Championships will be held at the University of Houston's Wellness Center, over the weekends of March 8-10, 2007 and March 15-17, 2007, respectively.
HCHSA and the city of Houston will be hosting three NCAA championship events over the next three years.
In 2005, the NCAA fencing championships will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center.
www.hchsa.org /news/ncaaswimming.html   (171 words)

  
 In the fast lane - The Boston Globe
She also bowls on the school's women's bowling team, but that won't be the reason this weekend's tournament gets big play.
Everybody in the bowling industry is happy because they see this as a step to bigger and better things.
For Atkins, being part of the first women's bowling NCAA championship made her choice of schools the right one.
www.boston.com /sports/articles/2004/04/09/in_the_fast_lane?mode=PF   (1017 words)

  
 BOWLING: Saginaw Valley State excels without fanfare
Normally by this time of year, we'd have received a half a dozen faxes on the Saginaw Valley State bowling team's winning a tournament here and there en route to qualifying for the Intercollegiate Bowling Championships.
But after the Cardinals won the Downingtown, Pa., sectional to qualify for their 11th trip to the nationals in 14 years, Dorion was ready to sing his team's praises as it prepared for the finals in Tulsa, Okla., April 14-18.
In addition, ESPN acquired the rights to televise the inaugural NCAA women's bowling championship, which is separate from the Intercollegiate Bowling Championships.
www.freep.com /sports/othersports/bowl3_20040403.htm   (690 words)

  
 Double-A Zone
This week, Sacred Heart assistant bowling coach Steve Peloquin stops by the Coaches' Corner and describes some of his experiences at the 2006 NCAA Bowling Championships.
The closeness in age was a factor and the participants were able to relate better to the players.
Bowling is the great equalizer – all you need is desire and perseverance.
www.doubleazone.com /2006/04/coaches_corner_the_bestkept_se_1.html   (439 words)

  
 MEAC Bowling Championship Begins Friday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
North Carolina AandT will attempt to win their fourth consecutive championship and their fifth in the six years of the tournament.
The Lady Aggies are 15-1 on the season and they rank fourth in the conference in team bowling average (172.68).
The Lady Hawks finished third in last year’s championship, but advanced to the NCAA Tournament where they recorded the first 300 Baker game in NCAA history.
www.meacsports.com /artman/publish/printer_1023.shtml   (199 words)

  
 Texas Southern University  > Athletics  > Teams & Players  > Bowling (W)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
The inaugural NCAA women's bowling championship will receive television coverage on a national cable network.
The championship will be broadcast on a one-day tape delay on ESPN2.
The NCAA bowling championship is part of the NCAA-CBS bundled rights agreement, however ESPN acquired the rights for one year from CBS.
www.tsu.edu /athletics/teams/bowling/index.asp   (158 words)

  
 Vanderbilt News Service
President Bush honored Vanderbilt University's NCAA Champion Women's Bowling team Monday afternoon during a special ceremony on the White House's South Lawn.
We joked that he could use the ball in the bowling lanes in the basement of the White House and he said that was nice.
Monday's visit marked the first time in history that a college bowling team met with a U.S. President and provided what Head Coach John Williamson said was a tremendous cap to a tremendous season.
www.vanderbilt.edu /news/releases/2007/6/19/ncaa-champion-bowlers-honored-by-president-bush-at-white-house   (708 words)

  
 Delaware State University Hornet Bowling
Delaware State bowls in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and is an NCAA Division I team.
The bowling team can consist of up to 10 women bowlers of which a maximum of eight are allowed to travel.
DOVER, DE --— The Delaware State bowling team went 5-5 in two days of play to finish sixth in the 14-team Capital Classic held at the Brunswick Doverama Bowling Center over the weekend.
www.gohornets.net /bowling/index.php   (396 words)

  
 The Lima News
Bowling Green (23-7) was the only other Ohio team to make the field of 64.
We really did it, we really won the MAC championship and are in the NCAA tournament,” coach Curt Miller said.
Bowling Green will be making its first NCAA appearance since 1994, and seventh overall.
www.limanews.com /story.php?IDnum=12532   (412 words)

  
 Nebraska Wins NCAA Bowling Title :: Huskers claim second straight NCAA championship.
ORLANDO, Fla. - Orlando, Fla. - The University of Nebraska bowling team was crowned the 2005 NCAA national champion on Saturday at Wekiva Lanes in Orlando.
The Huskers earned their second title in as many years to become the only team to win a championship since bowling was elevated to an NCAA championship sport in April of 2003.
The final round was a repeat of the 2004 national championship, when the Huskers defeated CMS in a roll-off to earn the inaugural NCAA championship.
www.collegesports.com /genrel/041605aab.html   (300 words)

  
 The Official Warhawk Athletics Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
Among his other bowling activities Koltz has been a board member of the Green Bay Bowling Association (since 2000), head coach of DePere High School (2000-2002) and Green Bay Southwest High School (2003-2005), and a board director of the Green Bay Junior Bowling Association (1999-2003).
The second annual NCAA Women's Bowling Championship will be played April 14-16 at Wekiva Lanes in Orlando, Florida.
Hawk Bowl is located on the west end of Main Street, state highway 12.
www.uww.edu /athletics/wbowling/index.cfm   (1136 words)

  
 BOWLING: Aleo helps Nebraska win NCAAs
Aleo, from Sterling Heights, is a member of the University of Nebraska team that won the inaugural NCAA women's bowling championship Saturday night in Houston.
Aleo, a sophomore, was a reserve on the championship team, but didn't get to bowl in the final.
Aleo was on the 2001 Sterling Heights Stevenson team that won a state title and in 2002 was on a Young American Bowling Alliance state championship team.
www.freep.com /sports/othersports/bowl15_20040415.htm   (457 words)

  
 Bo-Fish Bowling News: the Positive Source for Bowling Worldwide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-17)
These positions were created as part of the bowling industry's strategic initiative to focus on developing, growing and enhancing varsity opportunities at both the high school and collegiate levels.
She oversaw the transition/addition of women's bowling teams to NCAA status as women's bowling held its first NCAA women's bowling championship this year.
CBUSA also provides assistance and leadership in implementing bowling programs and avenues for skill and leadership development to ensure pride and enjoyment in the sport and is dedicated to providing the opportunity for student-athletes to compete in the sport of bowling and achieve athletic and academic excellence.
www.bofish.net /college/4.htm   (647 words)

  
 NCAA - National Collegiate Athletic Association
The 2007 NCAA Men's Final Four proved to be as big a win for Atlanta's economy as it was for the Florida Gators.
The NCAA Research Committee has selected four graduate students to receive $5,000 grants for projects related to student-athlete well-being and college athletics participation.
Division III Championships Committee proposes single-sport conference waiver process The Division III Championships Committee is recommending a waiver process that would permit it to treat currently existing single-sport conferences similarly to multi-sport conferences for championships purposes.
www.ncaa.org   (484 words)

  
 SI.com - NCAA Football - White, No. 2 OU down Bowling Green 40-24 - Saturday September 4, 2004 5:11PM
White was 21-for-31 for 238 yards and three touchdowns and the Sooners ended their first two-game losing streak since 1999 with a 40-24 victory over Bowling Green in their opener Saturday.
The Sooners' last two games were losses in the Big 12 championship and the Sugar Bowl.
Newson also caused a turnover that put Bowling Green in position for its first touchdown.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /2004/football/ncaa/09/04/bc.fbc.bowlinggreen.okl.ap/index.html   (789 words)

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