Barnes, Arand still alive in Vegas.Byline: REGIONAL ROUNDUP The Register-Guard
LAS VEGAS Las Vegas (läs vā`gəs), city (1990 pop. 258,295), seat of Clark co., S Nev.; inc. 1911. It is the largest city in Nevada and the center of one of the fastest-growing urban areas in the United States. - Oregon State is 21st out of 50 teams Friday after the first day of the 26th Annual Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational.
OSU's 141-pounder Heinrich Barnes advanced to the quarterfinals before losing, and is working his way through the wrestleback bracket. Brice Arand at 197 lost in the round of 16, but is still alive in wrestlebacks.
Barnes had three straight wins, beating Jeff Rutledge Jeffrey Ronald Rutledge (born January 22, 1957 in Birmingham, Alabama) is a former professional American football quarterback. Selected in the 9th round of the 1979 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams from the University of Alabama, where he was the MVP of the 1979 Sugar Bowl, of Nebraska-Kearney 4-2, recording a technical fall over Nate Schwritzer of Dickinson State and taking a 7-5 decision over Joe Caramanica of North Carolina North Carolina, state in the SE United States. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean (E), South Carolina and Georgia (S), Tennessee (W), and Virginia (N). Facts and Figures
Area, 52,586 sq mi (136,198 sq km). Pop. State in the round of 16.
Barnes lost an 8-6 decision to 11th-ranked Kyle Ruschell of Wisconsin in the quarterfinals.
Barnes will face Levi Jones Levi Jones (born August 24, 1979 in Eloy, Arizona) is a National Football League offensive lineman for the Cincinnati Bengals. He graduated from Arizona State University and was an alternate for the 2006 Pro Bowl. of Boise State today.
Springfield's Arand made it to the Sweet 16 after defeating Jimmy Hamel Ham´el
v. t. 1. Same as Hamble. of Buffalo 3-2, but lost to Dennis Drury of North Carolina 9-2. Arand beat Ryan Allen of Boise State 7-2 and Nick Locke of Pacific 6-0 in wrestlbacks. He will face Anthony Biondo of Michigan today.
Northwest Christian women win in overtime
Northwest Christian College Northwest Christian College is a private, liberal arts college located in Eugene, Oregon and is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and the Independent Christian Churches/Churches of Christ. rang up 21 points in overtime Friday to defeat Cascade 103-95 in their women's Cascade Conference opener at Morse Event Center.
Emily Gray scored 23 points and Jacquie Lipp added 22 for the Beacons (5-4, 1-0), who were 4-of-4 from the field in overtime, and hit 13-of-16 free throws.
Robin Swain paced Cascade with 24 points.
Lane women win at Everett Classic
EVERETT, Wash. - Mercedes Alexander and Stephanie Stephens scored 13 points each in Lane Community College's 71-63 women's basketball victory over Centralia in the first round of the Everett Classic on Friday.
Micah Mahling added 12 points and Sheena Cole 11 for the Titans (4-0), who had a 47-38 rebounding edge. Alexander led with nine boards.
Lane will play Spokane at 6 p.m. today in the semifinals.
Oregon's Reed earns Academic All-America
Oregon defensive lineman Nick Reed was named to the ESPN The Magazine ESPN The Magazine is a bi-weekly sports magazine published by the ESPN sports network in New Britain, CT in the United States. The first issue was published on March 11, 1998. Academic All-America football first team Friday.
Reed, a junior history major from Trabuco Canyon, Calif., has a 3.39 GPA GPA
grade point average
Noun 1. GPA - a measure of a student's academic achievement at a college or university; calculated by dividing the total number of grade points received by the total number attempted .
Miller's basket lifts Northwest Christian men
Northwest Christian College rallied from a six-point deficit in the final five minutes to defeat Cascade 67-65 in the Cascade Conference men's basketball opener for both schools Friday at the Morse Event Center.
Andrew Miller scored the game-winner with six seconds remaining for the Beacons (4-4. 1-0). Josh Jarrett had 20 points, and Miller added 10 points and had nine rebounds. Eric Taylor and Tayo Cotton each had 16 points for Cascade.