Mids' Tuani added to watch list for Rotary Lombardi Award

Bowie State falls, 20-14, to Seton Hill in football season opener

August 29, 2010|By Sports Digest

Navy junior defensive end Jabaree Tuani has been added to the 2010 Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List, the school announced. Tuani joins teammate Jeff Battipaglia, who was placed on the initial list May 5. Eligibility for the Rotary Lombardi Award is limited to down linemen, end-to-end, either on offense or defense, who set up no farther than 10 yards to the left or right of the ball, or linebackers who set up no farther than five yards deep from the line of scrimmage. The 41st Rotary Lombardi Award dinner will be held Dec. 7-8 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston.

More College football: The Navy Football Luncheon series returns Tuesday at 11:30a.m. in the N-Room at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The cost is $25 and will include parking, a catered lunch by Martin's/Bo Brooks, door prizes, a breakdown of past games and a look ahead to the coming contests. In addition to Tuesday, luncheon dates are Sept. 28 (Air Force week), Oct. 19 (Notre Dame week) and Dec. 7 (Army week). Tickets to the luncheon can be bought in advance by calling 800-US4-NAVY or by going to navysports.com. Tickets can also be bought at the door the day of the event. The luncheon will also be broadcast live on Navy All-Access starting at noon. … Tyrae Reid Jr. (Poly) completed 11 of 14 passes for a game-high 170 yards and fellow sophomore Ramono Flowers (Largo) rushed for a game-high 72 yards, but Bowie State fell short, 20-14, to host Seton Hill in the Bulldogs' season opener. … Senior fullback Bobby Humphries ( Thomas Johnson) ran three times for 90 yards and a pair of scores and junior running back Nate Hoyte (McDonogh) added 16 carries for 93 yards and a score to lead visiting Shepherd to a 35-27 victory over Shippensburg in the Great Valley Classic. Shepherd quarterback Kevin Clancy (Westminster) completed 18 of 30 passes for 220 yards and a pair of scores. Senior linebacker Brian Taylor (Long Reach) tied for the team high with seven tackles for Shepherd.

No. 2 Maryland beats No. 11 Drexel, 4-2, in season opener

The No. 2-ranked Maryland field hockey team opened its season Friday night with a 4-2 win over host No. 11 Drexel. The Terps won their season opener for the 13th consecutive year. … Senior Katie O'Donnell was named one of 10 finalists for the Women's Sports Foundation Sportswoman of the Year award.

More college field hockey: A pair of second half goals lifted Richmond to a 2-1 win over Towson on Saturday afternoon in College Park. The Tigers (0-1) got their lone goal from freshman Kathleen Morris.

Women's college soccer: Junior forward Ashley Grove scored her third straight game-winning goal to lead the Maryland women's soccer team to a 3-1 victory over host Tennessee in the First Tennessee Lady Vol Classic on Friday night.

College volleyball: Towson used a pair of victories Saturday to capture the Tiny Laster Memorial Tournament Championship. The Tigers (4-0) earned a 3-1 win over Bryant in its first match before posting a 3-0 victory over host Hampton. … UMES split two matches in the tournament, dropping a 3-2 decision to Wofford to start the day and beating host Hampton, 3-0.

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