Author Archives: Mike Montfort

Davis In Home Run Derby

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After slugging his way to a major league-high 33 home runs — five more than the next highest total and nine more than the third — Orioles first baseman  Chris Davis will have the opportunity to showcase his power in ...

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Barnett on 3 Preseason Watch Lists

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Former Navarro College defensive lineman Calvin Barnett has been included on preseason watch lists for three of the most prestigious honors presented yearly by the National College Football Awards Association (NCFAA). Barnett, a 6-foot-2, 300-pound defensive tackle from Tulsa’s Washington High ...

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Football adds 2 assistants

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Head football coach Brian Mayper completed his eight-man staff with the additions of assistants Dwight Dabney and Derrick Pickens. Dabney, a former Ranger College and Southwestern Oklahoma State University athlete, will work primarily with wide receivers this fall. Dabney has coached ...

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1st preseason poll pegs Navarro at No. 11

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Navarro football has been ranked No. 11 by JCGridiron.com’s “Dirty 30” poll — the first of the three most significant 2013 pre-season junior college football ratings released during July. The “Dirty 30” is the only poll that attempts to consider all teams from ...

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Davis tops MLB All-Star Vote

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NEW YORK — Chris Davis’ first-half power surge made him one popular All-Star. Baltimore’s first baseman with the cool nickname “Crush” slugged his way past Detroit’s Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera in the final week to claim the most fan ...

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