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Simpson excited for England Tour

Mid-courter Gabi Simpson is one of three players from The Coffee Club Queensland Firebirds team who will hit the court this week for the Australian Diamonds in the Test series against England. 404 more words


McMeniman to lead Diamonds for England Test Series

The Coffee Club Queensland Firebirds defender Clare McMeniman has been named acting captain of the Australian Diamonds for the 2016 England Test series.

McMeniman will fill the role while current Diamonds captain and fellow Firebirds defender Laura Geitz is rested from the tour. 367 more words


Pearl-Cohn falls big to Knox Catholic in 4A title game

COOKEVILLE — Pearl-Cohn got off to a good start in its first state championship appearance in 18 seasons.

However, it wasn’t long after Jimmyrious Parker’s 91-yard, first-quarter touchdown run that things quickly went off the rails for the Firebirds in a 48-8 loss to Knoxville Catholic in the Class 4A state title game at Tennessee Tech’s Tucker Stadium. 557 more words


4A: Pearl-Cohn builds early lead to beat Memphis East

The Pearl-Cohn defense did some growing up during the year, coach Tony Brunetti said.

A tough schedule early in the season gave the Firebirds the experience they needed to push through the Class 4A state playoffs. 299 more words


Nobody’s talking

Nov 9 – Nobody’s talking. It is hockey season – everywhere except maybe Flint Michigan.

The OHL Flint Firebirds (get the GM reference) beat the reigning Memorial cup champions (Oshawa Generals) Sunday and then apparently the head coach and entire coaching staff were turfed. 704 more words


Alter egos

We departed Kaikoura and headed north towards Picton, where we would catch the ferry back to the North Island. On the way we made a couple of small stops. 1,160 more words

Second quarter dooms Devils

WHITE HOUSE The White House High football team entered Friday night’s Region 5-4A match-up against visiting Pearl-Cohn looking to avenge a playoff loss from last season that cost the Blue Devils a trip to the state semifinals. 563 more words