May 16, 2007A military type boot camp is underway this week for 40 Lake Area residents working to build their mental and physical toughness.The last thing most people want to hear in the morning is a drill sergeant screaming orders but, here in Lake Charles men and women have actually volunteered for that exact scenario.Long before the sun came up this morning, these “recruits” were done with another day of Project Fit boot camp. That doesn bother Erin Miller, a recruit at this week boot camp. “It pushes you,” says Miller, “it pushes you beyond what you think you can endure.
Austin has struggled with leg injuries the past couple of seasons, but when healthy he’s a resalable possession receiver and the type of player the Raiders need in the locker room. With plenty of cap space and the need for more leadership. Austin could help in the rebuilding of the Silver and Black..
Joseph is the rock on the Islanders blue line as the defence is among the best in the league. Unheralded defenceman Olivier Desjardins was a no name pickup early in the season, but right now the right handed shooting, six foot two defenceman has blossomed into a solid, reliable defender. The goaltending has quietly been outstanding as Matthew Welsh is among the leaders in goals against average at 2.54 and back up Dakota Lund Cornish has played very well and looks to have a bright future..
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Alleva named Orgeron LSU’s interim coach on Sept. 25 to replace fired head coach Les Miles. Orgeron inherited a 2 2 team and went 5 2, including an impressive 54 39 victory at Texas A on Thursday night. I’m going to go home and cry.”The selection of Jacksonville, though rumored in recent days, came as a surprise to many people in the process. Its population of 943,500 makes it the nation’s 55th largest metro area and gives it a television market of 56 (the Baltimore area is home to 2.43 million people and the 22nd largest TV market).But league officials say they were drawn to the growing, Sunbelt region of the Southeast.”Putting a team in Jacksonville puts the NFL in, if not the fastest growing, then one of the fastest growing parts of the country,” said NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue.The city has been one of the most dogged in the NFL hunt. Since Robert Irsay, then looking for a new home for the Baltimore Colts, first visited Jacksonville in 1979, five teams have flirted with moving there, only to reject it in the end.”It’s the beginning of a new era in both economic and social development.