I would like to start off by saying some thank yous to those who made this day possible. To my parents for the much needed love and support To my family and friends and to the people who helped with my eagle project And thank you all for attending my court of honor Over the past 13 years, scouting has taught me a lot of things that will stay with me the rest of my life. It has taught me, don’t use gasoline to start a fire. I’ve learned that being an eagle Scout isn’t just a title, but a way on how to live your life. Since 2008, when I joined Boy Scouts, I’ve made so many friends and memories that I will never forget.
The Summerville Bears boys’ basketball maintained a half game lead over the Calaveras Redskins for first place in the Mother Lode League with a 70-51 road win Tuesday night over the Linden Lions. The Bears got 23 points and 14 rebounds from senior Ethan McLaurin. Cameron Saunders scored 16, Braden Anderson scored 14 and Eli McLaurin scored 11. Summerville (18-6, 8-1 MLL) is of the rest of the week, but will return to action Tuesday when the Bret Harte Bullfrogs (10-11m 4-4 MLL) make the trip to Tuolumne. The Summerville Bears freshman boys’ basketball team improved its record to 14-4 and 8-1 in the Mother Lode League with a 74-61 victory Tuesday over the host Linden Lions.
The 1996 Appleton East Boys Baseball Team’s Journey to State Catching the state title, Appleton East Boy’s Baseball team threw an incredible season. Appleton East boys baseball team claimed the title that every high school athlete dreams of. In June, 1996, The Appleton East boys baseball team was just beginning their offseason journey preparing for the Wisconsin State tournament. Managing to overcome any doubts, this team snatched up a state title. “We played the best of the best.” Stated former Appleton East player, Randall Reed.
He attended the school from kindergarten through twelfth grade and served as class president each of his last four years at the school. In his senior year, he also was captain of the school’s basketball, soccer, and track teams. He graduated from high Bowdoin College in Maine, with a bachelor’s degree in history. Three years later after graduating from Bowdoin, he continued his studies at Harvard University
On August twenty-third of nineteen twenty-five in Tampa, FL a hero was born. Baldomero Lopez was raised in a neighborhood called Ybor City. Within the years of Lopez 's adolescent years, he attended Hillsborough High School, where he was the leading player for the basketball team; to trump that victory, he was also the regimental commander in the school’s Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps program (JROTC).After graduating from JROTC, he served in the US Navy from July of nineteen forty-three to June of nineteen forty-four. Baldomero Lopez was also chosen to attend a three-year, fast-track program located at the US Naval Academy.When 2nd Lt. Lopez volunteered to be an infantry officer in Korea after the start of the war, promoting him to 1st Lieutenant. Serving as the 1st Lt. of the U.S Marine Corps, Lopez was awarded multiple awards while on active duty; the Medal of Honor, the Purple Heart Medal, the Presidential Unit Citation with one bronze star, and much more.
Mcffaden was a star in 3 sports , Baseball , Football , and Track. His senior season he completed as a sprinter and was timed at 10.8 seconds in the 100-metter dash. Daren Mcffaden has many Southern Schools interested in him including , Tennessee , Alabama , and Auburn , but Mcffaden chose the University Of Arkansas over all , which I agree with because I 'm a huge Hog fan myself. Darren Mcffaden received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Arkansas , where head coach Houston Nutt. Mcffaden was a true Freshman that fall season , and ended
He is the second in the NFL with 100 yard games since 2011. Demaryius Thomas is one of the three players ever with 90+ receptions and 1,300 yards in a season. He set a record for most reception yards as a Denver Bronco with 226 yards vs the Arizona Cardinals. He was selected to his first pro bowl in 2012. He finished his college career at Georgia Tech top four yards and touchdowns in Georgia Tech history.
At Florida, he ran for 2947 yards, and 57 touchdowns, one of the most impressive records in the SEC. He also passed for 9285 yards, very impressive for a running quarterback. He won the Heisman trophy, and won two national championships. In the NFL, he was selected in the first round by the Denver Broncos. The Broncos had been struggling without a great quarterback.
STEUBEN COUNTY (WENY) - After more than 40 years in law enforcement, Steuben County Sheriff,David Cole, is taking off his badge. Monday, Steuben County Sheriff, David Cole, was recognized by the Steuben County Legislature for his commitment and service to the community for the past 41 years. After coming back from Vietnam as a Marine Corp Infantry veteran, Steuben County Sheriff David Cole said he wanted to follow in his father 's footsteps by getting into law enforcement. He worked for the New York State Police for 25 years, was Steuben County Undersheriff for 13 years and was elected to Sheriff four years ago. So after 41 years in law enforcement, he says he 's ready to retire.
Jose L. Garcia-Aponte was born in Guayama, Puerto Rico. He is blessed to have two children, US ARMY PFC Caleb Ho’Onuii, a member of the elite 82nd Airborne Division, Velmarye and one amazing grandson, Mr. Alejandro, and a Maximum aka: MAX an English Golder Retriever. After almost 29 years of honorable service to his nation as a US ARMY soldier he retired on 2009 as a Command Sergeant Major at Program Executive Ofﬁce of Simulation Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) in Orlando, Florida. In June 2005 he was awarded the Soldiers Medal for saving the life of another soldier. He is the cofounder of the “One By One Foundation”, an organization developed to reach, serve, and assist the beach, street, and homeless people residing in the west side of Oahu, Hawaii.
The Fab Five played AAU and high school ball together all four years. Those guys built not only a relationship, but built a family and a bond that can’t be broken. In 2001 james and his team won the state championship that year with a 26-1 record. James won 3 state titles out of 4 and was named top high school team in the
Tom Brady was born on August 3, 1977. When Tom hit high school, he excelled in the sports football and baseball. After Tom graduated in the year 1995, he decided to pass up the opportunity to go straight to the professional level and play football and attend Michigan University and play for their football team and get an education. In Brady’s first two years of college he spent minimal time on the football field. During his junior season, Tom threw for over 2,500 yards on 350 attempts.
Derrick Rose With a talented act Derrick Rose by the 8th grade knew he was a good basketball player. Derrick Rose dream was to go to the NBA. Throughout his whole life his family is the reason why he is here where he is now. When Rose was in his senior year he was ranked the nation 's best high school point guard averaged 25.2 points per game a leaded simeon high school to their second consecutive state title. That year Chicago Tribune named Derrick Rose it 's 2007 “Illinois Mr.Basketball Player”(Rose).
Gary Schlack was born and raised in southeastern Michigan to a close tight-knit Roman Catholic family with strong blue-collar and unwavering patriotic American values. His father “Big” Gary owned a small home repair business and was a veteran that served during the Vietnam War. His mother Karen was a homemaker and the daughter of a World War II veteran, who worked as a Big Three tool-and-die machinist for over 20 years. As a teenager, Gary was a regular volunteer in the community, a leader in the student organization Pax Christi, and was elected class president his senior year of high school. After high school, Gary studied political science and secondary education at Michigan State University and became an outspoken student advocate for public education as a member of the Michigan State University College Democrats.
He averaged 31 points a game and finished with 2,657 points, 892 rebounds, and 523 assists during his four years at St. Vincent-St. Mary’s High School. He would soon emerge to become one of the National Basketball Association’s greatest players. With an impressive record it was no surprise that LeBron James was the first pick in the 2003 drafts. Coming straight out of high school LeBron was drafted to play for his home team the Cleveland Cavaliers. During the 2003-2004 season LeBron made history and became the first Cavalier and the youngest player to win NBA Rookie of the Year.