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2014

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Academy President and 2014 Sport Artists of the Year

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Academy President and CEO, Dr. Thomas P. Rosandich (middle), greeted the 2014 Sport Artist of the Year (Painter), Ms. Miriam Cabello (right), and the 2014 Sport Artist of the Year (Sculptor), Ms Gail Folwell (left),  in front of their donated pieces at the American Sport Art Museum and Archives on the Academy campus in Daphne, Ala., on Thursday, 6 November 2014.

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Unranked Texas A&M Takes Advantage of Miscues to Stun #3 Ranked Auburn and Earn Academy’s Game of the Week Honors

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DAPHNE, Ala. – Coming off three straight SEC West Division losses and starting a freshman QB, the Texas A&M Aggies charged into Auburn’s Jordan-Hare Stadium Saturday night and within 2 minutes after kickoff had forged a 14-point lead.  And although Auburn mounted a comeback later in the half, it was a blocked FG at the end of the first half which turned the game into a 35-17 lead for the Aggies going into the intermission….

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Serena Williams and Madison Bumgarner Voted October Athletes of the Month

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Serena Williams and Madison Bumgarner Voted October Athletes of the Month DAPHNE, Ala. – United States Professional tennis player, Serena Williams, and San Francisco Giants’ pitcher, Madison Bumgarner, were chosen as the United States Sports Academy’s October 2014 Athletes of the Month. Williams defeated Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 to win the Women’s Tennis Association Finals in Singapore during October 17-26, 2014. She captured her third successive title and fifth overall win during this season-ending championship….

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People, Places and Programs

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The “Sport Movies & Tv 2014 – 32nd Milano International FICTS Fest”, the worldwide Final of 16 Festivals in the 5 Continents of the “World FICTS Challenge,” will be held in Milano, Italy, from 3-8 December. The event, organized by the Fédération Internationale Cinéma Télévision Sportifs (FICTS) and recognized by the International Olympic Committee, is articulated in 150 Projections, seven Meeting, two Workshops, four Exhibitions, four Side Events, two Press Conferences, 30 Awards of international…

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Academy Holds 30th Annual Awards of Sport Ceremony

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The Academy’s 30th Annual Awards of Sport Ceremony was held at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 6, 2014, in honor of the 2014 Sport Artists of the Year, Ms. Miriam Cabello (Painter) (right) and Ms. Gail Folwell (Sculptor) (middle). In addition, the Academy honored Dr. Bonnie Tiell (left) as the 2014 Alumna of the Year. Following the award presentations, Folwell unveiled her sculpture, Pas de Deux, which features an exchange between two hockey players.  Cabello,…

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