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Nanning

coastal provinces, including Shaoxing, Zhejiang province, use double-decker buses. '''Zhou Mi''' ( ; Yale (Yale Romanization): Chau1 Mat6; born February 18, 1979 in Nanning, Guangxi) is a Chinese (Chinese people) female badminton player. During much of her career she represented the People's Republic of China, but since 2007 she has represented Hong Kong which has a sports program and teams independent from those of the mainland. In 2010 she


Bridgewater State University

, and Club sports program. Such as Cheerleading, several dance teams, Men’s Lacrosse, Women’s Rugby, Ultimate Frisbee, Soccer, Basketball, etc. BSU recently renovated the Swanson football field and resurfaced the track. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011 Bridgewater State University athletic performance has gradually improved over the years. The bears won the Smith Trophy for the best overall Athletic Department in the Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011 In addition to NCAA-sanctioned varsity sports, Bridgewater State supports 10 club sports through Campus Recreation, including cheerleading, dance team, equestrian (equestrianism), hip-hop team, ice hockey, men's lacrosse (lacrosse), outdoor adventure, ultimate frisbee, skiing (alpine skiing), and women's rugby (rugby union). http: www.bsubears.com Campus_Recreation Club_Sports index Football The Bridgewater State football team has been one of the most successful athletic teams at the school since the program was started in 1960. Bridgewater State is a member of the MASCAC (Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference), which will be sponsoring football for the first time in its history beginning in 2013. Bridgewater State was formerly a founding member of the NEFC (New England Football Conference) from 1965 to 2012. The new MASCAC football conference will consist of 9 schools. These member schools are Bridgewater State University, Fitchburg State University, Framingham State University, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Westfield State University, Worcester State University, Plymouth State University, UMass-Dartmouth (University of Massachusetts Dartmouth), and Western Connecticut State University. Bridgewater State will beging MASCAC play in 2013. Head Coach Chuck Denune recently completed his 8th season as the BSU head football coach at the end of the 2012 season. The Bridgewater Bears ended the 2012 season with a 9-1 regular season record and qualified for the NCAA Division III National Tournament with an at-large bid for the 3rd time in the program's history . Bridgewater State also advanced to the NCAA Division III National Tournament in 1999 and 2000. Bridgewater State lost in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Tournament to Widener University of West Chester, Pennsylvania by a score of 44-14. The Bears football team finished the 2012 season with a 9-2 record and came in 2nd place in the New England Football Conference. Bridgewater also hosted the 2011 (ECAC) Eastern College Athletic Conference Northeast Bowl and competed against Alfred University. Unfortunately, the Bears lost 41-10, and finished the 2011 season with a 7-4 record. Football Coaches. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011 The winningest head football coach in Bridgewater State's history is Peter Mazzaferro. Coach Mazzaferro was the head football coach at Bridgewater from 1968-2004 (36 years) and is one of the winningest Division III football coaches in history. During his coaching tenure, he led the Bears to 2 NCAA D-III National Tournament appearances, 8 NEFC League Championships, 3 MASCAC Championships, and 2 ECAC Postseason appearances. With an overall coaching record of 209-157-11, Mazzaferro is the 57th winningest coach in NCAA College Football history, and he is a coaching legend in the New England region and is regarded as one of the greatest Division III college football coaches of all-time. Listed below are notable awards, accolades, and accomplishments the BSU football team have accumulated since the inception of the program in 1960. The Bears football team have only had 2 losing seasons since 1985 and have had 7 undefeated or 1-loss seasons in that same timeframe. *NCAA Division III National Tournament Qualifier - 1999, 2000, 2012 *ECAC Postseason Qualifier - 1989, 1992, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011 *ECAC Northeast Bowl Champions - 2005 *ECAC North Atlantic Bowl Champions - 2006 *NEFC League Champions - 1966, 1969, 1989, 1992, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 *MASCAC Champions - 1986, 1989, 1990, 2006, 2007, 2008 Women's Basketball The Women's basketball team is also one of the more successful teams at Bridgewater State. They have been a regional power since their first season in 1982. Coach Bridgett Casey coached her 14th season at BSU. In 2007-2008, Bridgett guided the Bears to a 22-5 (.815) record and the program's first appearance in the NCAA Division III Tournament since 1986. The woman’s basketball team competes in the (ECAC) Eastern College Athletic Conference and the (MASCAC) Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference. The Lady Bears' basketball team has qualified for the NCAA D-3 Tournament every year since 2010, and are constantly a contender for the MASCAC Championship. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011 '''Accomplishments''' *MASCAC Champions - 1984-85, 1985–86, 2007–08, 2009–10, 2011–12, 2012–13 *ECAC Playoff Qualifier - 1987-88, 2005–06 *NCAA D-III Qualifier - 1982-83, 1983–84, 1984–85, 1985–86, 1986–87, 2007–08, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2012–13 Men’s Basketball Joe Farroba is the head coach of the Bridgewater State Men's basketball team. “Joe came to Bridgewater State and to the MASCAC as an assistant coach under former BSC Head Coach Mark Champagne in 1986.” Coach Farroba has led the Bears to postseason play eight times, including the NCAA Division III Tournament in 1999, 2006, 2009, 2010 and 2011. The Men’s basketball team also participates in the (MASCAC) Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference, and the NCAA Division III tournament. The Bears basketball team has been one of the mosdt successful teams at Bridgewater in the last 30 years. They have won numerous league and conference championships and made several appearances in the NCAA D-3 National Tournament. They finished under .500 for the first time in 10 years in 2012-2013. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011 '''Accomplishments''' *MASCAC Champions - 2008-09, 2009–10 *ECAC Playoff Qualifier - 1995-96, 1996–97, 1997,98 *NCAA D-III Qualifier - 1982-83, 1998–99, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11 *NCAA D-III Sweet Sixteen - 2008-09 Women's Lacrosse The Lady Bears' Lacrosse team has statistically been the most successful athletic team in Bridgewater State's history. They have been one of the most dominant woman's lacrosse teams in the Northeast Region and have won dozens of championships and qualified for numerous NCAA Tournaments. The Lady Bears won the NEWLA regular season and tournament titles for the 7th straight season and advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament in 2013. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Dec. 2011, bsubears.com '''Accomplishments''' *NEWLA Champions - 1999, 2003, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 *ECAC Playoff Qualifier - 1986, 1987, 2000, 2002, 2007, 2008 *MASCAC Champions - 2013, 2014 *NCAA D-III Qualifier - 2003, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Baseball The Bridgewater State baseball team has been a dominant force in the New England region for decades. They have made dozens of postseason appearances and won several league and regional championships. Bridgewater State has one of the highest all-time winning percentages (.645) in the country. They have made it to the NCAA D-III World Series 3 times, and have placed in the Elite Eight twice there. They have also produced a handful of Division 3 All-Americans and All-Region players. Below is a list of accomplishments and accolades. '''Accomplishments''' *MASCAC Champions - 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2012 *ECAC Playoff Qualifier - 1987, 1988, 1993, 1994, 2005 *ECAC Playoff Champions - 1986 *NCAA D-III Qualifier - 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1996, 1997, 2011, 2012 *NCAA D-III New England Regional Qualifier - 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2011, 2012 *NCAA D-III New England Regional Champions - 1996 *NCAA D-III Mid-Atlantic Regional Champions - 1997 *NCAA D-III World Series Finals - 1996 (3rd Place), 1997 (7th Place) Campus Media WBIM WBIM-FM 91.5, (originally known as “We're Bridgewater Instructional Media”) is one of the longest running and one of few fully student-run college radio stations in the Northeast and has been on the air since November, 1972. WBIM-FM specializes in up-and-coming artists, alternative rock, and indie rock. The station promotes the programs through Facebook, Twitter, and their website, which also streams the music live during every show. Information Technology Bridgewater State University has aggressively upgraded its technology in the last decade; it was recognized as a wired school by ''Yahoo! Internet Life'' magazine. The college was also named the 6th most unwired (i.e., wireless) campus in the USA by Intel. Nearly 100% of campus floorspace is covered by a 802.11g and 802.11a wireless network. Beginning in the fall of 2004, all freshmen (freshman) students were required to have a laptop computer. The college has a special arrangement with Dell Computers for laptops, or students may purchase their own. Support (by fellow BSU students) and "loaner" laptops are provided at the Moakley Center and the Maxwell Library. Special Features Bridgewater State University is one of the few public colleges in the United States to have its own commuter train station (MBTA) directly on the campus grounds. The commuter station divides east and west campus while an underpass allows pedestrian traffic between, along with a railroad crossing on the edge of the campus. Bridgewater State University is one of the few higher education institutions in New England to have its own dedicated transit system (established in January 1984). The system is student-operated with administrative support. Student supervisors train fellow students in their pursuit to obtain their Commercial Driver's License. The transit system operates transit buses, a coach bus, and a fleet of auxiliary vehicles. This service provides transportation for students, staff, visitors, and the surrounding community, on and off campus grounds. Bridgewater State University has a student-run radio station, 91.5 WBIM FM. Early years Corwin was born in Norwell, Massachusetts in 1967, where he attended Norwell High School ( Norwell High School (Massachusetts)), then went on to spend his freshman year of college at the Eastern Nazarene College, in Quincy, Massachusetts. Later he attended Bridgewater State University in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Animal Planet website: Biography of Jeff Corwin Jeff has bachelor of science degrees in biology and anthropology. He conducted his graduate studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, obtaining a master (Master's degree) of science in wildlife and fisheries (fishery) conservation (Habitat conservation) and doing work on bats and snakes. In 1999, Bridgewater awarded Corwin an honorary doctorate in public education. children alma_mater Bridgewater State College (Bridgewater State University) Boston University title1 Member of the Massachusetts Senate from the 1st Bristol and Plymouth District On February 18, 2009, WNAC launched an hour-long lifestyle and entertainment magazine-type program called ''The Rhode Show'' that aired weekday mornings at 8AM. A new secondary set for the show was built with a fully functional kitchen. The show was previously hosted by the weekday morning news anchor teams (Vince DeMentri & Elizabeth Hopkins from February 2009 - March 2010, Patrick Little & Elizabeth Hopkins from March 2010 - November 2010, and Patrick Little & Danielle North from November 2010 - December 2011). A third host for a period of one year was found annually through open audition in a contest titled ''The Rhode Show Search for a Star''. In 2008, Boston-area radio deejay Shawn Tempesta won the contest out of over 140 people. In 2009, Cranston (Cranston, Rhode Island) comedian Ben Hague beat out over 100 other hopefuls. Bridgewater State University graduate Michaela Johnson of East Providence (East Providence, Rhode Island) won the honor in 2010. During the week, ''The Rhode Show'' was streamed live on WNAC's website. The main channel re-aired the show weekday afternoons at 1PM with WNAC-DT2 (MyRITV) (WNAC-DT2) doing the same at 4PM. On February 18, 2009, WNAC launched an hour-long lifestyle and entertainment magazine-type program called ''The Rhode Show'' that aired weekday mornings at 8AM. A new secondary set for the show was built with a fully functional kitchen. The show was previously hosted by the weekday morning news anchor teams (Vince DeMentri & Elizabeth Hopkins from February 2009 - March 2010, Patrick Little & Elizabeth Hopkins from March 2010 - November 2010, and Patrick Little & Danielle North from November 2010 - December 2011). A third host for a period of one year was found annually through open audition in a contest titled ''The Rhode Show Search for a Star''. In 2008, Boston-area radio deejay Shawn Tempesta won the contest out of over 140 people. In 2009, Cranston (Cranston, Rhode Island) comedian Ben Hague beat out over 100 other hopefuls. Bridgewater State University graduate Michaela Johnson of East Providence (East Providence, Rhode Island) won the honor in 2010. During the week, ''The Rhode Show'' was streamed live on WNAC's website. The main channel re-aired the show weekday afternoons at 1PM with WNAC-DT2 (MyRITV) (WNAC-DT2) doing the same at 4PM. group2 Four-year and above list2 Bridgewater State University • Fitchburg State University • Framingham State University • Massachusetts College of Art and Design • Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts • Massachusetts Maritime Academy • Salem State University • University of Massachusetts Amherst • University of Massachusetts Boston • University of Massachusetts Dartmouth • University of Massachusetts Lowell • University of Massachusetts Medical School • Westfield State University • Worcester State University - Bridgewater State University Bears Bridgewater (Bridgewater, Massachusetts) Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference -


Muscat, Oman

with baseball as one sport while Soft Tennis is under the discipline of tennis. '''André Pereira dos Reis''' was a Portuguese (Portugal) captain, pilot, and cartographer. A native of Goa, he was engaged in the wars against the Arabs, serving in the fleets of fortress of Portuguese India. In 1647, he was knighted (knight). He was blamed for the loss of Muscat (Muscat, Oman) (1650). The '''Indian School Al-Ghubra (ISG)''' is an independent (independent school), co-educational (mixed-sex education) private day school located in the city of Muscat (Muscat, Oman) in the Sultanate of Oman. The educational establishment was founded in July 1990 by Indian born Omani businessman Dr. P. Muhammad Ali, who is the Managing Director of Galfar Engineering and Contracting, one of the largest construction companies in Oman. The students of the school are organised in 4 Houses, which compete against each other in intra-school tournaments, which include sporting, quizzing etc. The houses are named after significantly famous places in Oman. The houses are Muscat (Muscat, Oman) House, Nizwa House, Sohar House, and Sur (Sur, Oman) House. The Merchant Vessel (w:Cargo ship) (MV) Doulos, listed in the Guinness World Records (w:Guinness Book of Records) as the world's oldest active ocean-going passenger ship, has docked in the port of Muscat (w:Muscat, Oman), Sultanate of Oman (w:Oman) this week. The ship was built in 1914, two years after the Titanic (w:RMS Titanic), but unlike the more famous luxury liner, Doulos has over 90 years of safe sailing to her credit. This "Grand Old Lady of the Sea" has undergone several periods of rebuilding and expansion throughout the 20th century and sailed under three different names, before being purchased by a Christian missionary group, Operation Mobilisation (OM), in 1977 and converted for their use.


Mississauga

(Mississauga) The Woodlands School , Glenforest Secondary School, and Lorne Park Secondary School. * Regional Sports Program at Applewood Heights Secondary School Mississauga is primarily served by media based


Tyler, Texas

News Shreveport,'' it is taped earlier in the evening, with stories by Shreveport-based reporters, plus a local forecast and sportscast prepared by the Tyler-based crew. On September 20, 2010, it has reverted to a half hour newscast and was renamed again to ''Fox 33 News Ark-La-Tex''. KMSS also airs a half-hour sports program called ''The Show'' on Sunday nights at 11 p.m. It is also produced by KETK in Tyler, TX. - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" 111. (Template:TLLN TV) KWTL Tyler (Tyler, Texas) - Longview, Texas In January 2006, KCEB moved its affiliation from UPN to The WB, and has since joined the CW '''W'''B '''T'''y'''L'''er - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" College career Berger attended Tyler Junior College in Tyler, Texas and won honorable mention All-American honors as a sophomore. He finished his college career by transferring to Colorado (Colorado Buffaloes football). image_caption Front entrance location Tyler (Tyler, Texas), Texas coordinates He was voted Most Likely to Succeed, and in 1980, after he graduated from high school, Dunham gave himself a career goal of obtaining, within ten years, an appearance on ''The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson'', which was seen as the "holy grail" for comedians. 50px Historic SH 26 left (Image:Old Texas 26.svg) '''SH 26''' was the last of the 26 original Texas highways proposed in 1917. The original route was to be a short route from Tyler (Tyler, Texas) through Henderson (Henderson, Texas) to Nacogdoches (Nacogdoches, Texas). By 1926, the stretch from Tyler to Henderson was reassigned to SH 64 (Texas State Highway 64). '''SH 26''' was instead routed northward to Longview (Longview, Texas) over part of SH 43 (Texas State Highway 43). By 1939, it had been extended north to the Oklahoma border via a proposed section of Texas SH 149 (Texas State Highway 149) and SH 11 (Texas State Highway 11). In 1962, '''SH 26''' was cancelled when U.S. Highway 259 (U.S. Highway 259 (Texas)) was routed over its entire length. Houston, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Corpus Christi (Corpus Christi, Texas), Texas; Fort Worth, Texas; Tyler (Tyler, Texas), Texas; Midland (Midland, Texas), Texas; Denver, Colorado; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma;


Dallas

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Wuhan

page h5. date August 4, 2008 accessdate April 20, 2009 At the age of 5, Cheng won her first competitive medal at a local competition. The 7-year-old Cheng was sent to Wuhan, where she joined the Wuhan Institute of Physical Education and officially entered the national sports program. Her first coach, Yao Juying remembered her as being uniquely 'hard-working' and extraordinarily focused. At the age of ten, she was invited to join the Hubei provincial


Haifa

Netanyahu introduced Brody as his future Minister of Sports and Culture. Among other things, Brody noted that Israel's amateur sports budget had declined from $35 million a year to $10 million a year, and suggested that the budget could be supplemented by working with the NBA or the National Football League. He also had in mind the creation of a sports program with Birthright Israel


Oman

news title Thirty-six sports to be competed at 2014 Incheon Asian Games url http: www.businessghana.com portal sports news.php?op getNews&id 19754&news_cat_id 3 accessdate 2010-12-10 newspaper BusinessGhana date 2010-12-09 The list was approved on July 13, 2011 during the 30th annual general assembly in Tokyo as softball incorporated with baseball as one sport while Soft Tennis is under the discipline of tennis.

program approved at 58th OCA Executive Board meeting url http: eng.incheon2014ag.org program board detail.jsp?menuID 002004001&boardTypeID %20414&boardID 2255&mode detail accessdate 2011-07-14 newspaper Incheon2014ag.org date 2011-07-14 For the first time, compound archery was introduced as part of the event in archery. WikiPedia:Oman Dmoz:Regional Middle East Oman Commons:Category:Oman


Tel Aviv

a year to $10 million a year, and suggested that the budget could be supplemented by working with the NBA or the National Football League. He also had in mind the creation of a sports program with Birthright Israel Taglit to encourage aliyah. Endorsed by Netanyahu, he said that whether he won or lost, at least he would feel that he did all he could to answer Netanyahu's request that candidates with varied


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