Utah Valley beats Texas Rio Grande Valley 76-64

first_imgLesley Varner II had 15 points for the Vaqueros (15-13, 7-5), whose five-game winning streak was broken. Javon Levi added 14 points. Greg Bowie II had 13 points. TJ Washington had 14 points for Utah Valley (17-8, 6-4 Western Athletic Conference). Ben Nakwaasah added 10 points. Richard Harward had 10 points for the visitors. Written by Tags: UVU Wolverines Basketball/WAC FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailEDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Jake Toolson had 17 points as Utah Valley defeated Texas Rio Grande Valley 76-64 on Saturday night.center_img The Wolverines improve to 2-0 against the Vaqueros for the season. Utah Valley defeated Texas Rio Grande Valley 82-61 on Jan. 17. Utah Valley faces Chicago State at home on Thursday. Texas Rio Grande Valley plays Wayland Baptist at home on Tuesday. February 16, 2019 /Sports News – Local Utah Valley beats Texas Rio Grande Valley 76-64 Associated Presslast_img read more

US Coast Guard awards funds for ninth NSC

first_img Authorities US Coast Guard awards funds for ninth National Security Cutter September 5, 2016 Share this article View post tag: HII View post tag: US Coast Guard The U.S. Coast Guard recently awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries a contract to procure long lead time materials for the construction of the ninth national security cutter.The total value of the contract is approximately $88.2 million and includes the initial order of components and materials necessary to support and sequence construction of the new cutter, including steel plating, propulsion systems, marine turbine/diesel engines, air search radar, ship integrated control system, switchboards and generators.The NSCs are the Coast Guard’s most technologically advanced cutters. They are built to act as command and control centers for complex national security, defense and law enforcement missions and have interdicted hundreds of millions of dollars worth of contraband. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf – the first NSC to enter service – seized more than 20 tons of cocaine in 2015.Five of the nine planned NSCs have been delivered to the Coast Guard: Coast Guard cutters Bertholf, Waesche and Stratton in Alameda, California, and Coast Guard cutters Hamilton and James to Charleston, South Carolina.The sixth NSC, Munro, is scheduled for delivery in December and commissioning in spring 2017. The launch of the seventh, Kimball, and the keel authentication for the eighth, Midgett, are scheduled to occur later this year. Back to overview,Home naval-today US Coast Guard awards funds for ninth National Security Cutter View post tag: NSClast_img read more

Schroders hires Prideaux to lead investment solutions arm

first_imgSchroders has hired Charles Prideaux as head of its solutions business, a newly created role.Prideaux left BlackRock at the end of 2016 after 28 years at the firm, having first joined its predecessor company Mercury Asset Management in 1988.In his new role at Schroders, which he starts on October 2, Prideaux will oversee the company’s institutional and intermediary services including advice, bespoke portfolios and risk management.His appointment comes as Schroders’ John McLaughlin, head of portfolio solutions, has announced his retirement after 24 years with the company. Richard Mountford, global head of product, said: “We have big ambitions for our solutions business and I look forward to working with Charles and building on this well-established and highly regarded business.”Prideaux’s most recent role at BlackRock was head of active management for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He took the role last year having been head of EMEA institutional business since the firm’s merger with Barclays Global Investors in 2009.Prior to that, he had been global COO for the fundamental equities business. He also sat on BlackRock’s EMEA executive committee.last_img read more

Unai Emery appointed Arsenal manager

first_imgWenger departed at the end of the season following a 22-year reign, with the club finishing sixth in the Premier League — 37 points behind champions Manchester City — and failing to qualify for the Champions League.Arsenal will be wary of the turmoil at Manchester United after the departure of long-serving manager Alex Ferguson in 2013 but said the choice of Emery was unanimous.“I am thrilled to be joining one of the great clubs in the game,” Emery, 46, told Arsenal’s website.“Arsenal is known and loved throughout the world for its style of play, its commitment to young players, the fantastic stadium, the way the club is run. I’m very excited to be given the responsibility to start this important new chapter in Arsenal’s history.”Chief executive Ivan Gazidis said the decision to appoint the former Valencia and Spartak Moscow boss had been unanimous.“Unai has an outstanding track record of success throughout his career, has developed some of the best young talent in Europe and plays an exciting, progressive style of football that fits Arsenal perfectly,” he said.“His hard-working and passionate approach and his sense of values on and off the pitch make him the ideal person to take us forward.”Emery, 46, left PSG this month after winning Ligue 1 and four domestic cups in two seasons in the French capital.The Spaniard, who will be unveiled at a press conference at the Emirates later on Wednesday, will work in a head coach capacity at Arsenal.It follows the appointments of Raul Sanllehi as head of football relations and Sven Mislintat as head of recruitment over the past yearBefore moving to France in 2016, Emery had a significant track record of success Spain, winning three successive Europa League titles with Sevilla.Arsenal have won three FA Cups in the past five seasons but have consistently failed to mount a credible title challenge since they were last crowned Premier League winners in 2004.Wenger won three Premier Leagues and a record seven FA Cups during his time in charge, his crowning glory coming in the 2003/04 season when Arsenal won the league without losing a single game.The club will be desperate to re-establish themselves among the Premier League elite.Defeat to Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-finals earlier this month meant Arsenal missed out on Champions League qualification for a second consecutive season.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000New Gunner? Unai Emery looks set to succeed Arsene Wenger as Arsenal managerLONDON, United Kingdom, May 23 – Arsenal announced former Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery as their new boss on Wednesday, handing him the daunting task of revitalising a club that has slipped well behind their Premier League rivals.The Spaniard, who won the domestic treble with PSG this season, emerged as the shock favourite to replace Arsene Wenger earlier this week after it had appeared former Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta was in line to land the job at the Emirates.last_img read more

MARY’S YEARS OF DEVOTION HONOURED BY BISHOP BOYCE

first_imgMary receives her papal award from Bishop Boyce.Last Sunday was a very special day in the life of Mary Murphy from Raphoe.Mary was surrounded by her family and the wider parish when the Bishop of Raphoe, Most Rev. Dr. Philip Boyce concelebrated 11am Mass in St. Eunan’s Church, Raphoe.During the mass Bishop Boyce conferred on Mary, the papal award, the Benemerenti Medal for over 40 years of faithful and dedicated service to her native parish Church. MARY’S YEARS OF DEVOTION HONOURED BY BISHOP BOYCE was last modified: November 7th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bishop boyceMary Murphypapal awardRaphoelast_img read more