2020/10/03

DeafDigest Sports – – October 3, 2020

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— random deafsports thoughts

— Alabama football

— Texas football

— deaf soccer coach

— Gallaudet announcement

— National volleyball Spike Out

— deaf sports scam

—  grave of Black deaf baseball hero

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football scores
Texas 44 Aquilla 0

JCA 46 Alabama 18

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today’s football game

Oct 3 Mississippi hosts Tallulah Academy (Louisiana)

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National volleyball Spike Out

posting from Maryland SD

Even though we had to cancel the Spike Out Tournament, it will not stop us
from celebrating Spike Out and its history.  This tournament has many
success stories.  We made something special for student-athletes, coaches
and the Deaf community.

www.msdathletics.com/spikeout2020/ [www.msdathletics.com]

Credit goes to Amy Mowl making this website.  Peter Badavas made the
program book posted on the website.

There will also be a celebration on MSD Athletics’ Instagram page. Follow
us on Instagram at @MSDAthletics for that.

Next year’s Spike Out tournament will be held at Fremont.

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Gallaudet announcement

Mowl Family Speaker Series featuring Dr. Jarrod
Spencer on Friday, Oct. 9

WASHINGTON – The Gallaudet University Athletics Department will host its
next Bison Athletics Speaker Series in memory of Robert Stanley Lawson on
Friday, Oct. 9, at 5:30 p.m. (Eastern Time). The featured speaker is Dr.
Jarrod Spencer, a sports psychologist, author and President and Founder of
Mind of the Athlete.

full story at:
https://www.gallaudetathletics.com/news/2020-21/drspencer

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Alabama football

Jacksonville Faith Temple 46 Alabama 18

Season record: 0 – 2

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Texas football

from maxpreps web site

Texas 44
Aquilla 0

note:
this game was scheduled at the last minute, replacing another
team that cancelled the game, again at the last minute

this is the first 6-man football win in school history

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deaf soccer coach

part of newspaper story

KANSAS CITY – UTEP soccer assistant coach Kate Ward was one of 15 women
selected by the United Soccer Coaches to represent the 2020-21 Class of
the 30 Under 30 Program on Thursday.

Launched in 2013, the 30 Under 30 Program is a year-long education and
mentorship opportunity designed to support up-and-coming members of the
coaching profession who are 30 years of age or younger.

note:
she is deaf

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probably the earliest years best deaf Black baseball player

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/192677197/monroe-ingram

note:
this link was provided by a deaf baseball fan

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random deafsports thoughts

Scammers are everywhere – just beware

newspaper headline said:

Crimes: The scammers pretended to be the bank’s security guards and took
30,000 euros from the Finnish Sports Association of the Deaf

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deaf football teams
Alabama – 4 game schedule
Mississippi – 4 game schedule
Texas – 8 game schedule (all hearing teams)

only one deaf vs deaf game
10/15 Alabama at Mississippi

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deaf volleyball teams
Alabama
Indiana
Iowa
Mississippi (latest addition)
Texas

any others?

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deaf cross country teams
Iowa
Texas (tentative, depending on getting a head coach)

any others?

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http://GallaudetAthleticsStore.com

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Order a copy of the new Gallaudet University Men’s Basketball History Book

WASHINGTON – The Gallaudet University men’s basketball program is excited
to announce online ordering information for those fans, alumni, etc.,
interested in purchasing a copy of the Gallaudet University Men’s
Basketball History Book (1904-2019) written by Gallaudet Athletics Hall of
Famer Barry Strassler.

The book made its debut back on February 15, 2020, at the annual Alumni
Madness Day. The Bison men’s basketball program held a reunion that
evening where Strassler signed copies of the book.

For those not in attendance, you can now purchase your own copy for $35
apiece and $8 for shipping. Please allow two weeks to receive the book.
Purchase here: https://app.mobilecause.com/form/LQ60XQ?vid=73t7e

If you have any questions, please contact Gallaudet men’s basketball head
coach Kevin Kovacs at kevin.kovacs@gallaudet.edu.

a vlog is at:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQFMZ-d7dvc&feature=youtu.be