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									8 BUTLER EAGLE - Tuesday, August 24, 2010

       IN BRIEF                                                                                                                Classic                           shaling, holding up quiet
                                                                                                                                From Page 7
SRU volleyball                                                                                                                                                   signs while players hit,
                                                                                                                         utes on the phone with                  walking with a foursome
picked for 7th                                                                                                           each charity, explaining                monitoring scores, working
  LOCK HAVEN — Slip-                                                                                                     how to sell tickets and how             the admission gate ... We
pery Rock University’s                                                                                                   they benefit from it.”                  couldn’t hold this tourna-
women’s volleyball team                                                                                                    Myler was a three-sport               ment without them,” Myler
has been picked to finish                                                                                                athlete at Knoch — soccer,              said.
seventh in the PSAC West                                                                                                 basketball and track —                     When the tournament
by the preseason coaches                                                                                                 and attained a sports man-              ends, Myler will begin
poll.                                                                                                                    agement degree from Slip-               work on the 2011 event.
  California (Pa.) is                                                                                                    pery Rock University. She
                                                                                                                                                                 The Mylan Classic has a
picked to win the West                                                                                                   also played basketball at
                                                                                                                                                                 three-year contract with
with Lock Haven the                                                                                                      Butler County Community
                                                                                                                                                                 the Nationwide Tour.
unanimous choice in the                                                                                                  College.
                                                                                                                           “I knew her briefly in                   The top 25 on the
PSAC East.                                                                                                                                                       Nationwide Tour money
  SRU was 7-25 last sea-                                                                                                 college, but not all that
                                                                                                                         well,” McClain said. “We                list at the end of the sea-
son, its first losing cam-
                                                                                                                         were able to reconnect                  son will receive their 2011
paign since 2002. Sixteen
                                                                                                                         through the golf industry.              PGA Tour cards during a
of The Rock’s 23 oppo-
                                                                                                                           “When I saw the work                  ceremony in Charleston,
nents in 2010 had winning
records last season.                                                                                                     she had done organizing                 S.C., Oct. 31.
                                                                                                                         volunteers at the U.S.                     Myler will be there.
Center Township                                                                                                          Open, she had a natural                    “I was invited down to
                                                                                                                         connection for this job.”               give a presentation on the
rolls in opener                                                                                                            Myler helped coordinate               Tickets for Charity pro-
  Jack Gagen scored two                                                                                                  5,300 volunteers and 30                 gram,” she said. “I’m hon-
touchdowns as Butler                                                                                                     committees at the 2007 U.S.             ored to get that opportuni-
Area Midget Football                                                                                                                                             ty.”
League defending champi-        Syracuse running back Delone Carter (3),       ing a game ast season. The Nittany Lions Open, hosted by Oakmont
                                is tackled by Penn State defenders, from       have some new faces on defense this fall. Country Club.                              Tickets for the Mylan
on Center Township shut                                                                                                    She’s only dealing with               Classic will be available at
out East Butler, 26-0, in its   left, Ollie Ogbu (85) Josh Hull (43) Bani                              ASSOCIATED PRESS
                                Gbabyu (15) and Jack Crawford (81) dur-                                                  14 committees at the Mylan              the gate each day. Rocco
season opener Saturday at                                                                                                Classic.                                Mediate confirmed Monday
Memorial Park.                                                                                                             “Volunteers     will   be             he will be playing in the

                                New defense team
  Daniel Kline and Kyler                                                                                                 doing everything from mar-              event.
Callihan also scored
touchdowns for the Rams.

McClellan leading                                                                                                              Minto   From Page 7               4-round middleweight bout
West Penn Open
   PITTSBURGH —Rob              Penn State counting on DE Crawford                                                             just fought for the world
                                                                                                                               title last year. It’s all about
                                                                                                                                                                 against Corey Gregory of
                                                                                                                                                                 Farrell and Sam Suska of
McClellan of Butler Coun-                                                                                                                                        Pittsburgh facing Jerome
                                                                                                                               the fighter, what he wants        Black of Cleveland in a
try Club is in a five-way       By Associated Press            lowed from Penn State,           skills and be the on-field     and who wants him.”
tie for first place after the                                  and now Crawford is one          rallying point of the                                            super middleweight clash.
                                   STATE COLLEGE —                                                                                Minto said he hasn’t
first round of the 106th                                       of the team’s top returnees      defense.                                                           Paul Zalus, a heavy-
                                Penn State defensive end                                                                       stopped training since he
PNC West Penn Open                                             after getting 5¹⁄₂ sacks and       “On a team, you just                                           weight and former Butler
Championship Monday at          Jack Crawford, with his                                                                        was forced to cancel an
                                                               14¹⁄₂ tackles for a loss in      don’t point to someone and     Aug. 14 show at Pullman           County Community College
St. Clair Country Club.         athletic frame, bald head
                                                               2009 — his first season          say ‘You’re a leader,”’ jun-   Park because of trouble           student, will likely join the
   McClellan carded a 70        and British accent, has lit-
                                                               starting.                        ior safety Drew Astorino       securing an opponent.             card as well. Numerous
along with Kevin Shields        tle problem getting noticed
                                                                 He’s no longer an              said. “You’ve got to earn         “I feel like I can’t exhale    amateur bouts involving
and Bob Friend of Pitts-        in Happy Valley.
                                                               unknown, and offensive           the respect from your          yet (because of recent loss-      local fighters are also
burgh, Robert Rohanna of           On a defense replacing
                                                               lines will be sure to keep       teammates. You’ve got to       es to Huck and Chris              being scheduled.
Waynesburg and Chad             all three of its starting
                                                               better track of Crawford         do what you need to do on      Arreola). That’s a bad feel-        Tickets ar $75 for ring-
Warmbein of McMurray.           linebackers and standout
                                                               with Odrick gone to the          the field, practice room       ing,” Minto said. “But it’s       side, $50 for reserved or
   Other locals involved        tackle Jared Odrick, the 6-    Miami Dolphins. Devon            and the weight room.”          good, in a way, because it’s      $20 for general admission.
include Rick Stimmel of         foot-5 Crawford needs to       Still, Odrick’s touted back-       The secondary figures to     kept me focused and kept          Seating capacity is 800
Wexford (71), Rob Voltz of      stand out even more on the                      up,      will   be improved with Astorino      me hungry.”                       with the building’s total
Butler (72) and Gary Van        football field in 2010 to                       step     into   back from surgery to fix a        Other pro fights signed        capacity at 1,280.
Sickle of Wexford (75).         keep the 19th-ranked Nit-                       the starting    left shoulder so bad it
   Round 2 of the Open          tany Lions’ defense rolling.                                                                   for the Oct. 29 card include        Tickets are available at
                                                                                lineup.         bothered him every time        Joe Luketic of Kittanning         Bill’s Beer Barn or by call-
will be played today.              “Jared was a big leader                         “I would     he made a hit last season.
                                on the field, and he had                                                                       making his pro debut in a         ing 724-321-3688.
                                                                                say we’re       Two other starters return
Ex-ump Davidson                 tremendous talent, and we                       not losing      in the defensive backfield,
                                                                 Penn State
dead at 75
  UNDATED — Satch
                                just have to fill those
                                shoes. I have strong confi-
                                dence that we can,” Craw-
                                                                    Update      anything ...
                                                                                It’s going to
                                                                                                while promising sopho-
                                                                                                more Stephon Morris, who
                                                                                                                               GCC                               his playing time this sea-
Davidson, the home plate                                                        be        the   came off the bench on                  From Page 7
                                ford said. “If we can play     same physical play we            passing downs last year,       on him and he responds.           son.
umpire when Hank Aaron
                                with the same speed            have here,” said senior          should step in as a starter.   When you have a good                The sophomore has been
and Carlton Fisk hit two of
                                throughout     the   whole     defensive tackle Ollie             Safeties coach Kermit        kicker, you really appreci-       pretty hard to ignore in
baseball’s most famous
                                game, there’s no doubt we      Ogbu, a vocal leader. “It’s      Buggs said experience          ate what you have.”               camp this summer.
home runs, has died. He
                                can be the best, if not one    one of those things where        should allow the defense         Bicehouse walked off the          “Shane is going to have
was 75.
                                of the best defensive lines    one piece comes out, one         to disguise more coverages,    street to assume the team’s       a role,” Smith said. “We
  Davidson was hired as a
                                in the country.”               piece comes in ... the           which could help experi-       kicking duties at midsea-         have to make one for him.”
National League umpire in
                                   So Crawford doesn’t lack    machine keeps on work-           enced backups at line-         son in 2008 after Butler            Kaclik played primarily
1969. A bad back forced
                                in confidence, though he       ing.”                            backer like Nate Stupar        graduate Chris Haley went         on special teams last sea-
him to retire after the 1984
                                does lack in football expe-      Still Odrick, a three-year     and Bani Gbadyu get accli-     down with an injury. He is        son as a freshman, a year
                                rience. Born in London,        starter, faced constant dou-     mated to their probable        hoping to add distance to         after his senior season at
  He worked no-hitters
                                Crawford moved to the          ble-teams. It gave the ends      starting assignments.          both his field goals and          Mars was cut short by a leg
that Jim Maloney and Don
                                United States in 2005 and      more room to operate and           Gbadyu is aware of the       kickoffs this season.             injury.
Wilson pitched on back-to-
                                hoped to play basketball in    opened tackling lanes for        pressure facing the unit         “Playing soccer in high           But this year, he could
back days. Davidson was
                                high school.                   the linebacking trio of          with Odrick and Line-          school, I never really had        see time in the backfield.
on the field for five no-hit-
                                   But as a junior at St.      Sean Lee, Navorro Bow-           backer U’s 2009 starters       the time to focus (on kick-         “I worked hard this off-
ters overall, plus a pair of
                                Augustine Prep in Rich-        man and Josh Hull.               now in the NFL.                ing),”    Bicehouse    said.      season to try to put myself
World Series, three NL
                                land, N.J., he joined the        Those guys are gone, too.        “We understand the situ-     “Now I do. I only had one         in a good spot,” Kaclik
championship series and
                                football team and turned         Lee was a fiery, three-        ation we’re in to represent    touchback last season. I’m        said. “It was tough my sen-
the 1976 All-Star game.
                                heads with his play at         year starter who command-        such a great tradition.        hoping to add to that num-        ior year at Mars, getting
  From staff and wire reports   defensive end and tight        ed respect. It’s still unclear                                  ber.”                             hurt in the middle of the
                                                                                                We’re ready to step into
                                end.                           who besides Ogbu may                                              Mars graduate Shane             season. It just made me
                                                                                                that challenge,” the senior
                                                               replace Lee’s leadership                                        Kaclik is hoping to add to        more determined.”
                                   A scholarship offer fol-                                     said.
Yder Cup tourney
Titusville YMCA will hold
                                Woods’ divorce becomes official
its inaugural “Yder Cup”
Golf Tournament Sept. 18
                                Struggles continue on, off golf course
at the Mount Hope Golf-         By Associated Press            Barbados and have a 3-           Sasser, Woods’ divorce
Course.                                                        year-old daughter, Sam,          attorney, said. Asked why
   The four-person scram-         Divorced. Single dad.
                                Golf game still to be deter-   and an 18-month-old son,         they chose to file in Pana-
ble begins at 9 a.m. A                                         Charlie.                         ma City, Sasser said it was
steak dinner, contests and      mined.
                                  And so, after nine              Terms of the divorce —        a joint decision by the
prizes are part of the $65                                     such as how much it will         lawyers.
per person fee.                 months of turmoil over his
                                extramarital affairs, now      cost Woods — were not dis-         Nordegren’s attorneys —
   Call 814-827-3931 to reg-                                   closed. They said only that      including her twin sister,
ister a team.                   begins the next chapter in
                                the life and times of Tiger    they will “share parenting”      London-based        Josefin
                                                               of their two children.           Lonnborg — referred all
Freeport tickets                Woods.
                                                                  Nordegren,    who     for     questions to the statement.
                                  In a hearing that lasted
   FREEPORT — Freeport                                         years tried to stay in the         Woods’     agent,   Mark
                                no more than 10 minutes
varsity football season                                        background, was captured         Steinberg, declined to com-
                                in a Florida judge’s cham-
tickets will be sold from 6                                    on video by celebrity web-       ment when asked if the
                                bers, Woods and his
to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in                                      sites eating lunch or pick-      couple had a prenuptial
                                Swedish-born wife official-
the high school lobby.                                         ing up her daughter from         agreement or terms of the
                                ly divorced Monday.
   Tickets are $25 for the                                     school.                          settlement. “We’re not
                                  “We are sad that our
entire season. Call Beth                                          “We love Elin, and we         commenting beyond what
                                marriage is over and we
Becker at 412-549-0191 for                                     are so proud of the grace        was in the release,” he
                                wish each other the very
details.                                                       and strength she has             said.
                                best for the future,” Woods
                                and Elin Nordegren said        shown during this difficult        Nordegren’s mother, Bar-
Charity golf outing             in a joint statement           time,” her father, Thomas        bro     Holmberg,       also
   FRANKLIN TWP — The           released by their lawyers.     Nordegren, a talk show           declined to comment.
Scramble for Sight Chari-         The divorce was granted      host at national broadcast-        Nordegren, who once
ty Golf Outing takes place      shortly after 2 p.m. in Bay    er Swedish Radio, told The       worked as a nanny for
at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 10 at         County Circuit Court in        Associated Press. “We            Swedish golfer Jesper
Lake Arthur Country             Panama City, Fla., about       know that she will come          Parnevik, asked to have
Club.                           375 miles from their Isle-     out of this even stronger        her maiden name restored
   Proceeds benefit The         worth home outside Orlan-      and has a bright future in       as Elin Maria Pernilla          Tiger Woods celebrates with wife Elin Nordegren after
Blind Association of But-       do, where Woods drove his      front of her.”                   Nordegren.                     winning the 88th PGA Championship at Medinah Coun-
ler and Armstrong Coun-         SUV over a fire hydrant           The divorce was final-          The sordid sex scandal       try Club in Medinah, Ill. in 2006. The couple’s divorce
ties and Evans City Lions       and into a tree on Thanks-     ized by Bay County Circuit       cost Woods three major         became official Monday.
Club. Fee is $260 per           giving night. That set off     Judge Judy Pittman Biebel        corporate    sponsors     —                                                 ASSOCIATED PRESS
foursome. Entry fee             shocking revelations that      during a 10-minute hearing       Accenture, AT&T and
includes a hot dog at the       sports’ biggest star had       in a conference room in          Gatorade — worth millions
                                                               her chambers, according to       of dollars, and he lost his    with hopes of saving his          be, of paramount impor-
turn, refreshments, skill       been cheating on his wife
                                                               Biebel’s judicial assistant,     stature the gold standard      marriage.                         tance to both of us,” they
prizes and a buffet din-        through multiple affairs.
ner.                                                           Kim Gibson. Woods and            in sports endorsements. A        “While we are no longer         said in the statement. “The
                                  Woods’ life and golf
   Call John Rogers at 724-                                    Nordegren were present,          month after the scandal        married, we are the par-          weeks and months ahead
                                game have been in disar-
841-5354 or email               ray ever since.                along with their lawyers.        became public, Woods           ents of two wonderful chil-       will not be easy for them
jroge288@yahoo.com for            He and Nordegren were           “I don’t comment on           spent two months in thera-     dren and their happiness          as we adjust to a new fam-
details.                        married Oct. 5, 2004, in       active cases,” Thomas J.         py at a Mississippi clinic     has been, and will always         ily situation.”

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