OMAHA, Neb.— The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES)
won the 2008 NCAA Women’s National Championship on Saturday evening
at Thunder Alley in Omaha, Nebraska. “I’m speechless,” said a
grinning Coach Sharon Brummell. “After last year, I thought we could
contend for the championship.” Contend they did, but there is a much
larger story to tell. The Hawks went into the tournament
ranked second in the country and were the runners-up to the National
Championship in 2007. They started slow however and qualified
seventh on the first day and had to fight their way to the title.
Fight they did.
UMES Photos (Bowling)
degree for Olympic medalist — 71 years after enrolling
Douglas, 89 years old and Xavier
University of Louisiana's only Olympic
medalist, will receive an honorary degree
during XU's 84th commencement at 10 a.m.
Saturday at Lakefront Arena
Man Who Started it All Jim
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the
creator of Sherlock Holmes, once wrote
“Once you eliminate the impossible,
whatever remains, no matter how
improbable, must be the truth.” Sir Doyle,