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Greg Oden Allegedly Buying Wings & Shots At Bowling Green, KY Buffalo Wild Wings

This is why you always need to have your head on a swivel at a bar in some random town in small town U.S.A. You never really kn…
Via Busted Coverage
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green hires Chris Kingston as new AD

Bowling Green has hired Chris Kingston as its new athletic director. Kingston will be introduced at a Monday news conference on campus. Kingston has been the executive senior associate director of athletics at North Carolina State since August 2010. He has been directly responsible for the day-to-day operations of the football and men's basketball programs, along with overseeing...
Via Fox Sports
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green hires Chris Kingston as new AD

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) -- Bowling Green has hired Chris Kingston as its new athletic director. Kingston will be introduced at a Monday news conference on campus. Kingston has been the executive senior associate director of athletics at North Carolina State since August 2010. He has been directly responsible for the day-to-day operations of the football and men's basketball...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 54 Bowling Green Falcons season preview

No. 54 Bowling Green Falcons (8-5) Coach Dave Clawson (fifth season, 22-28 at Bowling Green, 80-77 overall)Returning Starters: 20, 9 offense, 9 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 81 Bowling Green returns 20 starter from a team that went 6-2 in the conference before losing to San Jose State in the Military Bowl. Coach Dave Clawson and the Falcons improved to eight wins last...
Via College Football Universe
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Four Rays minor-leaguers combine on no-hitter

Four Class A Bowling Green pitchers combined for the first nine-inning no-hitter in franchise history.The Bowling Green Hot Rods, a Tampa Bay Rays affiliate, routed the Lansing Lugnuts 14-1 on Friday at Bowling Green Ballpark behind the efforts of Blake Snell, Eduar Quinonez, Nick Sawyer and Marcus Jensen. Snell, the starter, and Quinonez pitched three innings each. Sawyer (1 23...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Lake County holds onto early lead for 4-3 victory

BOWLING GREEN, KY- The Lake County Captains (3-1, 26-45) took advantage of two early Bowling Green errors to build an early lead and withheld a rally by the Bowling Green Hot Rods (3-1, 41-31) to win the series opener on Sunday evening 4-3. Lake County scored the first run of the game in the third inning. Second baseman Yhoxian Medina and third baseman Erik Gonzalez hit back-to-back...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green SID Dave Meyer allows DT to lay him out (Video)

Bowling Green is preparing for the upcoming NCAA football season like hundreds of other teams across the nation, but the Falcons are warming up a bit differently than most other squads. We know this because we highly doubt there are many sports information directors out there who are willing to allow a 280-pound defensive lineman [...]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

ICYMI: Bowling Green SID is Sacked to Start 2013 Season (Video)

((ht: cbssports.com)) No really, Bowling Green SID Dave Meyer gave new meaning to the term "Taking One for the Team". In a promotional video for the schools upcoming season, Meyer allowed himself (in full pads), to be sacked by defensive tackle Ted Oullet. Props to Meyer for coming up with a way to get viral video like attention, we just hope it was worth it, because...
Via Online Sports Guys
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Sports Information Director Gets Voluntarily Drilled by Defensive End Ted Ouellet (Video)

Bowling Green sports information director Dave Meyer got exactly what he asked for: to be annihilated by defensive end Ted Ouellet. Meyer (all 6-foot-1, 190 pounds of him) suited up in full pads and took a brutal hit from the 6-foot-3, 282-pound Ouellet, who recorded three sacks and six tackles for loss last season. Meyer, who has “next to zero athletic ability,” told SBNation...
Via NESN.com
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green's SID made a huge mistake

Teams in the Mid-American Conference are known for their high scoring, Tuesday-Friday games, dramatic finishes and not much defense. Last year, Bowling Green made its defense a priority and went to a bowl game for the first time since 2009 because of it. Their defense wasn’t just good for MAC standards, it was in the top 10 nationally, allowing only 16.8 points per game. Their...
Via Crystal Ball Run
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green SID Gets Destroyed By DE

Video: Sports Info Director gets jacked up
Via Beer Mug Sports
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Merritt ouduels Ames in 1-0 victory

BOWLING GREEN, KY- The Lake County Captains (4-1, 27-45) only had two hits on Monday but they had the big hit of the game in the ninth inning. Lake County defeated Bowling Green (3-2, 42-32) 1-0 in a pitcher’s duel. Hot Rods’ starter Jeff Ames shutout the Captains with six innings of two-hit ball on May 13th. This time around, Ames threw six innings with only one hit allowed...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Captains slow down Hot Rods 6-3

BOWLING GREEN, KY- The Lake County Captains (5-1, 28-45) used three run sixth and ninth innings to complete a three-game sweep of the Bowling Green Hot Rods (3-3, 42-33). The Captains won the Tuesday matinee 6-3. Right-hander Dylan Baker, who was named Indians Minor League Player of the Week prior to the game, made the start as he took on Taylor Guerrieri for the Hot Rods. Guerrieri...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Video of the Day: Bowling Green SID Gets BUNDLED

Bowling Green led the resurgent MAC in sacks last year but their defense didn't get as much national exposure or credit as some of the league's high-powered offenses did. SID Dave Meyer's plan to fix that began with either the ballsiest or stupidest viral campaign of the young season: sacrificing himself as the Falcons' "First Sack." Meyer got all dolled...
Via Double Coverage Football
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Simsheuser Visits Bowling Green

Jayke Simsheuser spent 13 hours in a car, no small feat for a 6-foot-4, 245-pound tight end. The Rockhurst prospect visited Bowling Green last week with his family. Go Inside as he breaks down the Falcons…
Via recruiting.scout.com
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Prospect Notes from a Bowling Green-West Michigan Game

The author attended on Sunday a Class-A Midwest League game between Rays affiliate Bowling Green and Tigers affiliate West Michigan, at the latter’s home park just outside of Grand Rapids, Michigan. What follows are some brief comments on notable players from same. Regarding Jeff Ames Entering the season, writes Marc Hulet, right-handed Tampa Bay prospect Jeff Ames was known for...
Via Fangraphs
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Weyler Talks Bowling Green Commitment

Centerville (Ohio) junior offensive lineman Jared Weyler talks about why he chose Bowling Green.
Via recruiting.scout.com
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green coach Dave Clawson & the Falcon defense

Bowling Green coach Dave Clawson had a brief conversation with me during the MAC Media Day last week on the Falcon defense. If the offense improves, the Falcons have a good shot at winning the MAC and possibly achieving more.When asked about the lack of national exposure for the BGSU defense, coach Clawson said, "I just think this is a league that’s branded itself for offense...
Via College Football Universe
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Vick's late inning homer propels Captains to 6-5 win

The Captains returned home Saturday night to take on the Bowling Green Hot Rods, and grabbed a 6-5 victory to start their three game home series. The Captains started early with Jorge Martinez slamming a homer to left field, bringing home the first three runs to give the Captains the early 3-0 lead. The Hot Rods came back with one run in the top of the third, but the Captains...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Captains take second straight win against Bowling Green

EASTLAKE - After a 6-5 victory on Saturday night, the Captains took another victory over the Hot Rods on Sunday, winning 6-3. This gives the Captains a 2-0 series lead over Bowling Green.  The Captains started early, grabbing four runs in the second and two more in the bottom of the third. The first two runs were from the Captains having two walks with bases loaded to start...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Captains fall 5-3 to the Hot Rods

BOWLING GREEN, KY- The Bowling Green Hot Rods (42-26, 80-56) kept their second-half Eastern Division hopes alive with a 5-3 win over the Lake County Captains (31-37, 54-81) on Saturday night. A three run fifth inning was the big blow to the Captains. To open the final series of the season, it was two southpaws that faced off against each other. Luis Lugo was on the mound for the...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Hot Rods clinch division with 9-4 victory over Lake County

Bowling Green, KY – The Bowling Green Hot Rods sealed their title as champions of the Midwest League Eastern Division as they defeated the Lake County Captains 9-4 on Sunday. Right-hander Dylan Baker (7-6, 3.63) received his final start of the season for the Captains, and it was a fairly accurate reflection of his season as he tossed five innings and allowed just two...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Hot Rods rout Lake County 10-2 in season finale

Bowling Green, KY – The Lake County Captains fell to the Bowling Green Hot Rods 10-2 in their final game of the 2013 season on Monday afternoon. The Hot Rods scored in four consecutive innings off of Captains starter Juan Santana. Their first run occurred in the form of a home run by second baseman Leonardo Reginatto. In the second inning, centerfielder Joey Rickard...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green bowls over Kent State 41-22.

Matt Johnson's 92-yard touchdown pass to Ryan Burbrink cemented Bowling Green's 41-22 victory against Kent State in the Mid-American Conference opener for both teams Saturday. Johnson had a career-high 357 yards passing for the Falcons, throwing 19 for 25 and two touchdowns. Burbrink had a career-high 101 yards receiving and his 92-yard TD reception was the third-longest...
Via AP on Fox
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Hyper wins Belmont's Bowling Green Handicap

Hyper rallied to beat Finnegans Wake by a half-length Saturday in the $250,000 Bowling Green Handicap, the opening day feature at Belmont Park. Javier Castellano guided Hyper to a wide but clean trip to notch his 10 win in 21 starts. Boisterous, the 3-5 favorite, wasn't as fortunate. He lost all momentum when forced to slam on the brakes turning for home, nicking the hedge to...
Via AP on Fox
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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