Samantha Barnwell from Oceanport, center, participates in the First-Year Overnight Orientation Program at Monmouth University, West Long Branch. The two-day program brings first-year students to campus in July. Students do various team-building activities, have an individual advising appointment with a first-year adviser, learn about campus resources and begin exploring the differences between high school and college through student-created skits and a mock class experience with a full-time faculty member.
By Ryan FennellPatrick Maisto, 49, the parent arrested and charged with assault following the benches-clearing brawl during the baseball game between Red Bank Regional and Rumson-Fair Haven last Saturday intends to plead not guilty to the charge, according to his attorney, Mitchell J. Ansell of Ansell, Grimm, and Aaron in Ocean.“We intend to plead not guilty,” Ansell said. “My client did not commit any crimes that day. We have several witnesses that will be providing statements to support this.“We are confident that when all of the evidence is presented that my client will be exonerated.”Little Silver Police placed Maisto under arrest on Saturday, April 27, for allegedly entering the field of play at Red Bank Regional High School during a brawl between the two teams. Maisto was later charged with assault.The brawl began when a Red Bank Regional player ran into the catcher’s shoulder during a busted suicide squeeze play, a slide considered illegal under New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) rules which calls for an automatic ejection.The Rumson-Fair Haven catcher retaliated against the runner and the Red Bank player that was at-bat reacted as well, spurring the players on the benches from both teams to enter the field of play and engage in a heated scuffle that lasted several minutes.After a separate altercation occurred near the pitcher’s mound between two opposing players, Red Bank Athletic Director Louis ‘Del’ Dal Pra had Maisto by the elbow calling for another Red Bank Regional official to call the police, claiming Maisto had struck a player.The police arrived, placed Maisto under arrest and charged him with assault. read more
During the training the screams of mind did not stop from the stands, with some chants for the players. But it was after the session when the avalanche of autographs and photographs arrived with the Txuri-Urdin footballers, who stayed for a long time with their followers, from whom they received many words of encouragement. Real’s fans are very excited about the possibility of playing their first Cup final in the last three decades, to the point that there will be more than 1,000 followers in the stands of Anduva encouraging the realists, who are going through a very sweet moment of play and results, as evidenced by the sixth position they occupy in the table, just three points from the positions of Champions League.Only three unmarked matches in the whole seasonThere is a positive fact that fans of the Real so that your team finishes finishing off in Miranda the semifinals tie of Copa del Rey. And it is that the San Sebastian team usually scores in all the games they have played this season. In fact, There have only been three matches in which I failed to score in the 31 official clashes he has played so far, between league and Cup, a more than hopeful fact, because with the small advantage that it takes from the first leg in Anoeta, scoring in Anduva have serious options to qualify to play the great end of Seville Cup. To this we must add that outside the home the benefits of the equipment Sheriff they are a safe value, and that in the Cup Count all your matches for victory. The players of the Real society have received a good dose of gasoline this Sunday for the return of the Copa del Rey semifinal in Anduva against Mirandés. In the last open session at Zubieta before the final 90 minutes are resolved to know whether or not he will be in the big April 18 Cup final, more than a hundred realistic followers gathered to cheer up the txuri-urdin players from the stands. Taking advantage of the good day that came out in Saint Sebastian, many realistic fans paid attention to the call made on social networks so that the players of Imanol Sheriff receive a last boost and encouragement in the last training open to the public before Wednesday. Because from now on, and until the meeting of Miranda, all sessions will be behind closed doors, as the Oriotarra technician usually does before each meeting. The truth is that it is not that the followers who approached Zubieta, because it was the first session after the victory against Valladolid, so it was a recovery training for the starters in that game, players who also aim to play on Wednesday in the semifinal of the Cup and those that the coaching staff has among cottons not to charge them with more work. read more
Wray and Nephew’s popular, made for television Contender boxing series, will premier next Wednesday March 9, with a contest between Jamaica’s Richard Holmes and Xzaviar Ford from North Carolina, at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium, Hope Road. The fight will be broadcast live on Television Jamaica (TVJ).The series, which is in its sixth year, will see a team of eight welterweight boxers from the Caribbean going up against a team from the USA, most of whom are from North Carolina. At an official launch on Thursday, the boxers named from the Caribbean are Jamaicans Tsetsi Davis, Richard Holmes, Ramel Lewis, Michael Gardener and Camion Goldson, along with Iwan Azore from Trinidad and Tobago, Miguel Antoine from Barbados and Revlon Lake from Guyana.The boxers from the USA in addition to Ford are, William Barber, Courtney McCleave, Kevin Reynolds, Jose Guzman, Anthony Woods, Rashid Stevens and Devonte Seay. The matchmaker from North Caronia Chris Joy was present at the launch.MIXTUREOFSKILLBoth teams have a mixture of experienced boxers and newcomers to the professional ranks. The new pros could face some major challenges in the later stages of the competition however. Jamaicans Gardener and Goldson for example are making their professional debuts, and if they are able to make it past the preliminary round, they will face more experienced boxers in the quarter finals.Several of the boxers from the USA do not have many professional fights on their records, but Joy told the Gleaner that he was confident that they would be able to hold their own against the Caribbean boxers, because of their previous amateur experience and the type of fights they have had so far as professionals.Ford, for example, who is 19, and goes up against Holmes in the opener, has a one win and three losses record. Joy is of the opinion however, that his boxer is young and talented, and had a good run as an amateur. These factors, he said, in addition to his speed, will be the attributes that Ford will bring to the contest, and will enable him to get the better of the more experience Holmes.There has been a change in the number of rounds in the early stages of competition. Instead of six rounds, the prelims and quarter finals will be over five rounds and the semi-finals over seven. This is designed to avoid as far as possible, a drawn fight. The final will however remain at 10 rounds.The winner of the series will take home $2-million, the runner up $500,000, third place $250,000 and fourth place $200,000. read more
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An unemployed man of Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD), who was identified as being the gunman who robbed and killed a Kaneville, EBD resident was on Tuesday arraigned for his murder before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan.Ryon Carter, of Lot 525 12th Avenue Diamond, appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Courts.Deceased: Ishwar RamanahThe capital charge stated that on December 13, 2017 at Kaneville, the 22-year-old man killed Ishwar Ramanah during the course of a robbery.He was remanded until February 22 when he would reappear in court.Ramanah, 30, called “Jack”, of 624 Macaw Drive, Kaneville, was shot to his abdomen when two armed bandits invaded his home just after midnight.Guyana Times understands that the machine operator was attacked and relieved of a gold chain valued at some $40,000 while at home. Before leaving, one of the gunmen shot Ramanah.The injured man was taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital where he underwent surgery.He, however, died one month after the incident. The Police were able to recover a spent shell casing of a small calibre weapon at the crime scene. read more
“I’m really excited. I watched a lot of Fulham last season, I really like the way they play football, there’s a good manager, it’s a great club, so I’m really excited for the season ahead,” said Chambers.Slavisa Jokanovic’s men were promoted with a 1-0 playoff victory over Aston Villa in May, after a late-season charge just failed to secure a top-two finish in the Championship.Chambers, who has won three caps for England and can play either at right-back, centre-back or in midfield, previously spent a spell on loan with Middlesbrough during the 2016-17 season.“Everyone can see that Fulham’s a club that likes to play football, play football from the back, through the lines,” he added. “That’s the style of football I like as well, so I think it fits me and suits the way I play.”Chambers had stated his ambition to fight for a first-team place at the Emirates Stadium under new Arsenal coach Unai Emery.But with Laurent Koscielny, new signing Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Shkodran Mustafi and youngster Dinos Mavropanos all providing healthy competition, the former Southampton player has had to make the short trip to Fulham in search of regular playing time.He is likely to resume his former England Under-21 partnership with Alfie Mawson in the heart of defence, after the 24-year-old signed from Swansea last week.Serbia striker Aleksdandr Mitrovic, goalkeeper Fabri, German World Cup-winner Andre Schurrle and former Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri have all also joined Fulham in the close season.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Calum Chambers made 24 appearances in all competitions for Arsenal last season © AFP/File / Ben STANSALLLONDON, United Kingdom, Aug 7 – Newly-promoted Premier League side Fulham have signed Arsenal defender Calum Chambers on a season-long loan, the west London club announced on Tuesday.The 23-year-old, who signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal last month, joins Fulham just four days before their Premier League season-opener against Crystal Palace at Craven Cottage. read more
Tottenham and West Ham target Blerim Dzemaili 1 Genoa and Torino are battling it out to land Tottenham and West Ham target Blerim Dzemaili.Both Premier League sides were in the race to sign the Swiss ace last summer before he opted to leave Napoli for Galatasaray.However he endured a nightmare campaign in Turkey, with injuries and bad form restricting him to just six league starts, and looks set to be on the move once again.However Spurs and West Ham look set to miss out on the 29-year-old once again, with Italian clubs Genoa and Torino currently leading the chase to land him.Dzemaili, who was once of Bolton without making an appearance, has played his best football in Italy, during spells at Napoli and before that Parma.And the Serie A pair, who are both set for top 10 finishes this season, are ready to firm up their interest with bids this summer. read more
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