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UCM Volleyball Coach Peggy Reaches 1,000 Victories
University of Central Missouri Jennies Volleyball Coach Peggy didn't expect her 1,000th win to come this year -- giving her an NCAA Division II national first. With a tough schedule and the loss of a few key players, thought that, if anything, this would be a growing year for the Jennies to mature and build chemistry together.
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Colorado Mountain Tops are Familiar Scenes to Mitchell
Mike Mitchell believes in goals, even when they take decades to achieve. His latest is one day perhaps to climb a 20,000-foot peak, the earth's highest, Mt. Everest. After climbing 100 14ers -- mountains that exceed 14,000 feet, including all 55 in Colorado, some over and over -- you get a sense that Mitchell has the kind of determination and drive to accomplish anything.
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Anderson Named Division II Scholar-Athlete of the Year
UCM All-American Kristin Anderson was named the 2006 NCAA Division II Scholar-Athlete of the Year, becoming the first athlete in UCM history to receive the distinction. She held a 3.97 undergraduate cumulative GPA and was a standout track and field and cross country athlete.
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'Golf Digest' Lists Crane as Nation's Top CEO Golfer
Jim Crane '76, honored during homecoming as a distinguished alumnus, claims another distinction -- Golf Digest's best corporate golfer of the year. Crane, founder and CEO of Houston-based EGL Eagle Global Logistics, has a .8 handicap. Part owner of Pebble Beach Golf Course, he has won titles at Nantucket Golf Club, Lochinvar Golf Club and Northgate Country Club.
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