February 2014

SP14 ESSAY 2 RESEARCHED REPORT

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Drover Baseball wins opening series

Date Published: 
02/04/2014
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CHICKASHA– Opening weekend was a smashing success for the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma baseball team on the road at Texas College, with a 2-1 series win against the Steers. The Drovers scored 26 runs in the three games to open up the 2014 season.

In game one of the series, USAO grabbed a 7-3 win with returning pitcher Chris Fischer grabbing win No. 1 of the campaign. Fischer pitched five innings while giving up three runs. Only one of those runs was earned, starting his ERA for the season at 1.80.

Career Planning and Major Exploration

 

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Don’t gamble with your future! Make informed career decisions by using Focus 2 to help with you select the right major and plan your career.

Career Planning and Major Exploration

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Don't gamble wth your future! Make informed career decisions by using Focus 2  to help you selct the right major and plan your career. 

Jose Flores

Players Number: 
33
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Physical Education
Hometown: 
Oakland, Calif.
Previous School: 
South Mountain CC
Height: 
6'4
Position: 
RHP/INF

2013: Flores pitched and was a utility player for one season at Gateway Community College in Phoenix, Ariz.

2012: Flores played one season at South Mountain Community College.

High School: Before college, Flores played for Tempe High School.

Interesting Fact: Is the only member of his family to go to college

Advice to Underclassmen: Do what you want

Dave Abney

Players Number: 
31
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Business Management
Hometown: 
Litchfield Park, Ariz.
Previous School: 
Paradise Valley CC
Height: 
6'4
Position: 
RHP

2012-13: Abney joins the Drovers after two seasons at Paradise Valley Community College in Phoenix, Ariz. In 2011, he played in the NJCAA Division II All-Star Game.

High School: At Verrado High School, Abney had an ERA of 1.9 and a 7-2 record in 2010. He was named All-Region First Team in 2009 and 2010 and Region Player of the Year and All-State Second Team both in 2010.

Interesting Fact: Can water ski bare footed

Advice to Underclassmen: Stay in shape

Rory Rivera

Players Number: 
11
Class: 
Junior
Major: 
Math Education
Hometown: 
San Antonio, Texas
Previous School: 
University of the Incarnate World
Height: 
5'11
Position: 
Pitcher

2013: Rivera pitched one season for the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas.

High School: Before college, Rivera attended Highlands High School, also in San Antonio.

Interesting Fact: Fixes electronics in his off time

Advice to Underclassmen: Don't get in trouble

Kevin Royer

Players Number: 
27
Class: 
Senior
Major: 
Pre-pharmacy/Business
Hometown: 
Stillwater, Okla.
Previous School: 
Oklahoma State
Height: 
6'3
Position: 
RHP

2013: Royer pitched one season at Northern Oklahoma College in Enid.

2012: Before NOC, Royer played for Northeastern Oklahoma in Miami, Okla.

2011: Royer attended Oklahoma State out of high school.

High School: Royer played for Stillwater High School before college.

Interesting Fact: I am not ready to leave school.

Advice to Underclassmen: Do what seniors say.

Resources

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Last second rally comes up short

Date Published: 
02/01/2014
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SHAWNEE – With a big second-half from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma ended up falling short in the last second as the Drovers dropped on the road at Oklahoma Baptist.

The Drovers (8-10, 5-6) had a 41-point second half to get the game within one score, but the Bison maintained their 70-68 edge on Saturday.

Leading scorer for the Drovers was Jahseth Lloyd, who continues his 18-plus point streak with 24 points on 8-for-18 shooting on the night. He went 8-for-9 at the free throw line and had 12 rebounds to give him this third double-double of the season.