2019/04/21

DeafDigest Sports – April 21, 2019

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— random deafsports thoughts

— college deaf athlete

— Gallaudet baseball game today

— 2019 football schedules needed

— fund raising for Gallaudet basketball trip to Costa Rica

— Gallaudet men’s & women’s track

— Gallaudet softball

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fund raising for Gallaudet basketball trip to Costa Rica

https://www.mightycause.com/team/Acf0nf

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2019 football schedules

So far DeafDigest Sports has 4 football schedules
for the 2019 season.

If you have completed your football schedule, please
email it to barry@deafdigest.com

thank you

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Gallaudet men’s track

Bison win nine events en route to capturing Gallaudet University
Invitational

WASHINGTON – The Bison men’s track and field team won the 2019 Gallaudet
University Invitational on a sunny Saturday at Thomas O. Berg Track in the
nation’s capital. The Bison compiled 209 team points to win going away as
they defeated University of Mary Washington (132), Goucher College (35)
and Medgar Evers College (31).

Gallaudet won nine of the 18 events in the lone home meet for the Bison
this season.

Freshman Eric Gregory (Metairie, La.) won the 100- and 200-meter dash
events with times of 10.87 and 21.39 seconds, respectively. Gregory’s time
in the 200-meter dash improves his school record mark in that event. His
previous best time was 21.56 set last week at the Hopkins/Loyola
Invitational in Baltimore.

Gallaudet swept the top spots in the 100- and 200-meter dash events.
Senior Toraneau Varice (Pompano Beach, Fla.) shined on Senior Day with
second-place finishes in those two events. Varice recorded a time of 11.06
in the 100-meter dash and 22.20 in the 200-meter dash. Freshman Brady
Perry (Frederick, Md.) was third in the 100-meter dash (11.42) while
freshman Omar Harvey (Newark, N.J.) was third in the 200-meter dash
(23.41).

Senior Michael Haynes (Edwardsville, Ill.) won the 110-meter hurdles
(15.80) and was second in the 400-meter dash (53.23). Fellow senior
Montray Roberts (Dallas, Texas) was third in the 400-meter dash (53.49).

Senior Gunner Hahn (Delvan, Wis.) won the 400-meter hurdles (1:00.61) and
was third in the 110-meter hurdles (16.27).

Junior Dalton Attanasi (Hammonton, N.J.) took first in the 5,000-meter run
(22:38.94) followed by freshman Yazeed Al-Khatib (Bronx, N.Y.) with a time
of 24:29.88. Al-Khatib won the 3,000-meter run (12:37.27) as he ran
unopposed.

In the field events, freshman Liam Painter (Edgewood, N.M.) won the pole
vault as he cleared 2.99 meters.

Junior Jamal Garner (Jacksonville, Ill.) was second in the high jump as he
cleared 1.75 meters and placed second in the shot put (12.57 meters) and
third in the discus (38.70 meters).

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Gallaudet women’s track

Bison women’s track and field team jumps past competition to win Gallaudet
University Invitational

Gallaudet dominated the jumping events and pole vault as the Bison won all
four events. Freshman Hannah Wetzel (Fremont, Calif.) led the way with
wins in the high jump (1.50 meters), long jump (5.22 meters) and improved
her own school record in the triple jump (11.13 meters). Her old mark of
10.31 meters was set last month at the Jim Taylor Invitational. Junior
Jakkisha Smith (Dallas, Texas) was second in the triple jump with a top
jump of 10.44 meters.

Senior Sabina Shysh (Tucson, Ariz.) shined on Senior Day as she won the
pole vault as she cleared 2.39 meters while freshman Krista Kachnik
(Henderson, Nev.) was second with a top mark of 2.24 meters.

Sophomore Sabrina Hernandez (Ashland, Va.) finished second in the javelin
with a top throw of 25.20 meters.

Gallaudet’s 4×100 meter relay finished second with a time of 53.21 seconds
while the 4×400 meter relay was third with a time of 4:27.60.

Freshman Sierra Pratt (Katy, Texas) was second in the 3,000-meter run
(14:55.86) and seventh in the 1,500-meter run (6:30.33).

Freshman Cassie Friday (Flinton, Pa.) was second in the 100-meter hurdles
(21.13) followed by freshman Quanchen Warmack (Danville, Ky.) was third
(21.26).

Junior Anyia Brown (Wilmington, Del.) was fourth in the 100-meter dash
(14.44), fifth in the 400-meter dash (1:09.42) and seventh in the
200-meter dash (29.69).

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Gallaudet baseball

Third game with SUNY Cobleskill moved to Sunday due to rain

COBLESKILL, N.Y. – Gallaudet University’s third game against SUNY
Cobleskill slated for Saturday, April 20, was rained out and will be made
up tomorrow (Sunday, April 21) at noon at Fighting Tiger Field. The two
North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) foes played two games on Friday
as the Bison won 5-3 in eight innings and 7-4 in the second game.
Gallaudet now stands at 9-23 overall and 2-9 in conference play, while the
Fighting Tigers are 11-15, 6-5 NEAC.

note:
if Gallaudet wins today, it will be the team’s 10th win of the season,
finally cracking the 10-win glass ceiling.

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Gallaudet softball

Gallaudet swept by NEAC’s top team

READING, Pa. – The Gallaudet University softball team was shutout here
Saturday to Penn St.-Berks, the first-place team in the North Eastern
Athletic Conference (NEAC), by the scores of 11-0 in five innings and 8-0
in six innings.

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college deaf athlete, softball

Kaylie Martindale

freshman

Pacific University of Oregon (NCAA-III)

only played 3 of her team’s 39 games

hit .500 (one hit in two at bats)

her sole hit brought home a base runner

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random deafsports thoughts

How many people would know who Dick Sipek was?

He was the last deaf player to make it in the majors
for years before Curtis Pride came on board.

For years Dick was a steady .300 hitter in the minors in 40’s and 50’s

He only played one season in the majors.

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