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'Smaug,' recent Oscar titles highlight April
mySanAntonio.com'Smaug,' recent Oscar titles highlight April video releasesmySanAntonio.comCarl Theodor Dreyer's “Master of the House” remains a charming, beautiful silent comedy of a psychological battle of the sexes. Ingmar Bergman's “Persona” remains a gorgeous, staggering achievement ... Two cult classics on Blu-ray only are Jan ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:56 pm
BAYLOR track and field - Waco Tribune-Herald
BAYLOR track and fieldWaco Tribune-HeraldThe roster of athletes who have zipped through the turnstiles at Hart-Patterson reads like a who's-who of the sport's elite. Carl Lewis performed at the track. So too did Randy Matson, Johnny “Lam” Jones and Leroy Burrell. Baylor greats like Michael ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:02 pm
Jerry Sullivan: The view from the pressbox
Jerry Sullivan: The view from the pressbox never gets oldBuffalo NewsI saw Bonnie Blair set speedskating records; Carl Lewis win the long jump; Kerri Strug vault on a bad ankle and jump into Bela Karolyi's arms. I was there when Usain Bolt blazed to gold in the 100 meters on a Saturday night in Beijing and when Michael ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 6:20 pm
Spagnola: Catching Up With NFL Draft 40
Spagnola: Catching Up With NFL Draft 40 Years AgoDallasCowboys.com (blog)Carl Lewis. Yep, Olympic track star Carl Lewis. He never reported. Track guy. But in the first round of 1984, after all the studying in the world, with the 25th pick the Cowboys selected LSU linebacker Billy Cannon Jr. He was active eight whole games ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 5:35 pm
Woodbury Relays draw thousands from New
Woodbury Relays draw thousands from New Jersey to cityNJ.comNotable medalists include Carl Lewis from Willingboro who won a total of nine gold medals in the 1980s and '90s, Dennis Mitchell from Edgewood won gold medals in 1988, 1992 and 1996, Jack Pierce from Woodbury won a bronze in 1992, Lamont Smith ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 11:17 am
Famed Auburn track coach Mel Rosen to attendThe book chronicles Rosen's life, from the streets of Brooklyn during the 1930s–’40s to his selection as head coach for United States track and field for the 1992 Barcelona Summer Olympics. Included in the book are comments from Auburn football legend Bo Jackson, Coach Pat Dye and Olympic medalists Harvey Glance, Willie Smith and Carl Lewis.
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 9:33 am
Let’s forgive Big BenThe drug cheat jokes started last week the moment Ben Johnson appeared at City Hall to announce he was supporting Rob Ford’s bid for re-election as Toronto’s mayor.
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 4:59 pm
'Million Orchid' project to reviveBy Zachary Fagenson MIAMI (Reuters) - Inside a small bright lab, nestled behind sprawling Banyan trees in Miami's Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, scientists and volunteers tend to tens of thousands of just-germinated orchids tucked in glass bottles. In the coming weeks, crews in bucket trucks, usually used to fix power lines, will lift the fragile plants onto trees that line south Florida's ...
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 5:41 am
UH's Ward 'dynamic' in newWard had one catch for 35 yards in Friday's annual spring game at Carl Lewis Field. Late in the season he began working at wide receiver - he caught his first career touchdown in the regular-season finale against SMU - and on punt returns. "There still will be some things we can do with (Ward) at quarterback if we need to," offensive coordinator Travis Bush said. The defense stood out Friday ...
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 10:53 pm
Fan details set for Friday Night’s SpringThe Houston Athletics Department has set final details for Friday’s Spring Fling, which includes the Houston Football Spring Game at 6 p.m. at Carl Lewis Field and No. 7 Houston taking on No. 10 Louisville in baseball at 7 p.m. at Cougar Field.
Posted on 9 April 2014 | 8:47 pm
Jerry Sullivan: The view from the pressboxI visited Stalin’s summer dacha in Sochi. I saw Bonnie Blair set speedskating records; Carl Lewis win the long jump; Kerri Strug vault on a bad ankle and jump into Bela Karolyi’s arms. I was there when Usain Bolt blazed to gold in the 100 meters on a ...
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 8:48 am
BAYLOR track and fieldCarl Lewis performed at the track. So too did Randy Matson, Johnny “Lam” Jones and Leroy Burrell. Baylor greats like Michael Johnson, Brandon Couts, Jeremy Wariner and Darold Williamson helped establish the school’s longstanding legacy as Quarter ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 3:12 pm
Spagnola: Catching Up With NFL Draft 40Wanted to see if he could play both. Never made the team. In 1984, with the 334 th pick the Cowboys took … Carl Lewis. Yep, Olympic track star Carl Lewis. He never reported. Track guy. But in the first round of 1984, after all the studying in the world ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 11:14 am
Legendary UH coach Tom Tellez recuperatingDuring a 22-year Hall of Fame career at UH, Tellez worked with prized athletes that included nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis and former world 100-meter record holder Leroy Burrell, who replaced Tellez as head coach.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 6:39 am
Jeffrey Marx, Carl Lewis and foundation on aPultizer prize-winning writer Jeffrey Marx received a crash course on issues surrounding organ donation 25 years ago in a San Francisco hospital hallway. He had just left the bedside of his comatose sister, Wendy Marx. “She was my only sister and my best ...
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 9:52 pm
Jeffrey Marx, Carl Lewis andThe Wendy Marx Foundation was created by Jeffrey Marx, Carl Lewis and the late Wendy Marx in 1989. Mr. Lewis, left, and Mr. Marx pose with a portrait of Wendy, who died in 2003 while awaiting a second liver transplant.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 9:40 pm
Jackie Joyner Kersee & Carl LewisNational Track & Field Hall of Famers Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Carl Lewis in making the announcement Thursday morning at the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. By, EURweb.com.
Posted on 5 April 2014 | 10:01 am
TIAM Weekend: Jackie Joyner Kersee, CarlKMOX Sports Director Tom Ackerman talks with Olympic athletes Jackie Joyner Kersee and Carl Lewis. They're in town to spread the word about a new program called "Run, Jump, Throw". More than 25000 are taking part in ...
Posted on 5 April 2014 | 5:48 am
Run Jump Throw: JJK & Carl LewisST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Tim Ezell met up with Olympic Champions Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Carl Lewis in the hallway to take a look at the long jump. Olympic champion and St.
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 9:15 am
Jackie Joyner Kersee & Carl LewisSt. Louis, MO — USA Track & Field (USATF) and The Hershey Company announce the launch of a national youth activity initiative as part of a new, seven-year partnership that features “Run Jump Throw,” an educational and ...
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 5:23 am