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March 21, 2004
On March 19, 2004 JOHN F. "JACK", beloved husband of Mildred C. Sullivan; loving father of Susan and Neil; cherished grandfather of Kyle and Lindsay. Interment Services private. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be directed in John's name to Springfield College, 263 Alden St, Springfield, MA 01109. Arrangements-Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley Inc.
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March 21, 2004
On March 19, 2004 JOHN F. "JACK", beloved husband of Mildred C. Sullivan; loving father of Susan and Neil; cherished grandfather of Kyle and Lindsay. Interment Services private. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be directed in John's name to Springfield College, 263 Alden St, Springfield, MA 01109. Arrangements-Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley Inc.
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NEWS
February 24, 2002
Everyone knows Dr. James Naismith invented basketball, one of the quintessential American games, in Springfield, Mass. But do you know: * When? And why? It was the early 1890's Naismith, a physical education instructor, was given 14 days to come up with a new game as an "athletic distraction" for a rowdy class at the School for Christian Workers. * The basketball had not been invented. So what did Naismith's players toss into peach baskets? It was and "association football," known today as a soccer ball.
NEWS
February 24, 2002
Everyone knows Dr. James Naismith invented basketball, one of the quintessential American games, in Springfield, Mass. But do you know: * When? And why? It was the early 1890's Naismith, a physical education instructor, was given 14 days to come up with a new game as an "athletic distraction" for a rowdy class at the School for Christian Workers. * The basketball had not been invented. So what did Naismith's players toss into peach baskets? It was and "association football," known today as a soccer ball.
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By Rick Belz and Rick Belz,Staff writer | July 17, 1991
Centennial High School's new girls varsity soccer coach is a self-described soccer fanatic.Ricardo Pizarro Sr. has played soccer during a storm that dropped 6 inches of snow before the game ended.He says he played in games at Patterson Park in the 1950s that were so rough he was lucky to walk away in one piece.Pizarro even played against Baltimore Orioles coach Cal Ripken Sr., whom he described as one of the roughest players he faced.It would be difficult to find anyone with a broader soccer background than Pizarro.
SPORTS
April 5, 1991
BaseballAtlanta Braves -- Placed P Pete Smith (5-6, 4.79) on 15-day disabled list.Cincinnati Reds -- Sent OF Chris Jones to Class AAA Nashville.Cleveland Indians -- Claimed C Eddie Taubensee off waivers from Oakland Athletics.Minnesota Twins -- Sent C Lenny Webster to Class AAA Portland. Placed OF Pat Howell on waivers.Montreal Expos -- Recalled OF Eric Bullock from minor-league camp.New York Yankees -- Assigned P Steve Howe and IF Jim Walewander to Class AAA Columbus. Optioned P Alan Mills, C John Ramos and OF Mike Humphreys to Columbus.
SPORTS
By From Sun staff reports | May 10, 2010
The Salisbury and Stevenson men's lacrosse teams Sunday night received first-round byes in the NCAA Division III tournament. On Saturday night at 7:30, the Sea Gulls (18-1), the top seed in the South Region, will host the winner of Wednesday's game between Widener (10-9) and Springfield College (12-5). The Mustangs (16-1), the region's second seed, will face either Cabrini or Denison on Saturday. The NCAA tournament berth is Salisbury's 22nd straight and 32nd overall.
NEWS
January 27, 1991
Congresswoman Helen Delich Bentley (R-2nd) has named Charles Cresswell to serve as her district representative. His new duties include overseeing the Congresswoman's three district offices and representingher locally when she is in Washington, D.C.Cresswell is presently the Executive Director of the Maryland Association of Community Action Agencies, a position he has held for four years. Prior to that hespent six years as the Executive Director of the Human Resources Development Agency, Baltimore County's Community Action Agency.
NEWS
March 13, 2005
On March 10, 2005, HENRY ARTHUR BONNET, beloved husband of of Phyllis A. (nee Lehman); devoted father of Robert G. Bonnet and his wife Mary; loving grandfather of Nicholas, Matthew, Justin and Amanda Paige. Also survived by a sister Mrs. Audrey Burch and husband Steve of Fairfield, NJ; seven nieces and nephews and 14 great-nieces and nephews. Memorial services and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that charitable donations in Mr. Bonnet's memory may be made to Springfield College "class of '50" Alumni Fund, 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109, Trinity United Methodist Church, 2100 Westchester Avenue, Balto.
NEWS
May 5, 2006
EDWARD CLIFTON MURDOCK, JR., 89, died, May 2, 2006. Born July 26, 1916 in Rocky Hill, CT son of the late Edward Clifton Murdock, Sr. and Abbie Burke Murdock. A graduate of Springfield College in Massachusetts and also received a Masters Degree and an Advanced Degree from John Hopkins University. He was employed with the Public School System in Baltimore, MD and did counseling with Maryland University. He was an avid golfer and had moved to Horry County, SC in 1982. Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth O'Meara Murdock.
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By Rick Belz and Rick Belz,Staff writer | July 17, 1991
Centennial High School's new girls varsity soccer coach is a self-described soccer fanatic.Ricardo Pizarro Sr. has played soccer during a storm that dropped 6 inches of snow before the game ended.He says he played in games at Patterson Park in the 1950s that were so rough he was lucky to walk away in one piece.Pizarro even played against Baltimore Orioles coach Cal Ripken Sr., whom he described as one of the roughest players he faced.It would be difficult to find anyone with a broader soccer background than Pizarro.
SPORTS
April 5, 1991
BaseballAtlanta Braves -- Placed P Pete Smith (5-6, 4.79) on 15-day disabled list.Cincinnati Reds -- Sent OF Chris Jones to Class AAA Nashville.Cleveland Indians -- Claimed C Eddie Taubensee off waivers from Oakland Athletics.Minnesota Twins -- Sent C Lenny Webster to Class AAA Portland. Placed OF Pat Howell on waivers.Montreal Expos -- Recalled OF Eric Bullock from minor-league camp.New York Yankees -- Assigned P Steve Howe and IF Jim Walewander to Class AAA Columbus. Optioned P Alan Mills, C John Ramos and OF Mike Humphreys to Columbus.
NEWS
March 24, 1996
J. D. Miller,73, a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame whose song "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky-Tonk Angels" NTC helped open the way to stardom for Kitty Wells and other women in country music, died yesterday at 73.Norman Clinton Keith,83, a Presbyterian minister's son who founded three oil companies and briefly served as acting president of Springfield College in Springfield, Mass., died March 15 at his home in Locust Valley, N.Y.Vaclav Nelhybel, 76, Czech-born composer and a musical director of Radio Free Europe during the 1950s who most recently was composer in residence at the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania, died Friday, the university said.
NEWS
July 8, 2003
On June 27, 2003, A. EDWARD VINZANT, of Prattville, AL., formerly of Baltimore, beloved son of Eugenia "Jean" (Hagood) Vinzant of Catonsville, MD and the late Malcolm G. Vinzant, loving brother of M. Graham Vinzant of Baltimore. Mr. Vinzant is also survived by several nieces and nephews and other relatives. Friends are invited to attend Memorial Services Tuesday July 8, 2003 at 7:00 P.M. from the Catonsville Methodist Church, Melvin Avenue, Catonsville, MD. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials in Mr. Vinzant's name be directed to the Springfield College Scholarship Fund, 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109.
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