West Genesee running back Howard becomes 1st member of Class of 2014 to commit to Syracuse

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Published on March 9, 2013 at 1:25 pm Contact Chris: cjiseman@syr.edu | @chris_iseman Naesean Howard, a running back from West Genesee High School in Camillus, committed to Syracuse on Saturday, Scout.com reported.Howard is the first member in the Class of 2014 to commit to the Orange.The 5-foot-11, 185-lb. Howard is rated a three-star prospect by Scout.com. His only other offer so far was from Buffalo, according to Scout.comHoward rushed for 1,486 yards on 172 carries this past season for West Genesee. He scored 23 touchdowns.He’s also played on the other side of the ball at safety.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Commentslast_img read more

Cunningham injury a blow to Clare

first_imgas it has been confirmed that Aaron Cunningham has torn his hamstring while playing club hurling.The 22 year-old scored two goals against Limerick last weekend but will now miss their All-Ireland qualifier in July.last_img

Alaska delegation looks to build road from King Cove to Cold Bay

first_imgSenators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan introduced legislation that would authorize construction of the single lane, non-commercial, gravel road between King Cove and the all-weather airstrip in Cold Bay.Listen nowThe bill would allow for an equal value land exchange between the state and federal governments to build the road within the 206-acre corridor. The Department of Interior under the Obama administration blocked the road’s construction, citing the sensitive habitat protected in that wilderness-designated section of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.Governor Bill Walker applauded the Senators for their efforts, saying he would support the land swap and will encourage the Congress and the incoming administration to move quickly on what he called a “life saving proposal.”last_img read more