Turnstar Holdings Limited (TURNST.bw) listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange under the Investment sector has released it’s 2012 annual report.For more information about Turnstar Holdings Limited (TURNST.bw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Turnstar Holdings Limited (TURNST.bw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Turnstar Holdings Limited (TURNST.bw) 2012 annual report.Company ProfileTurnstar Holdings Limited is a property investment company operating in Botswana and Tanzania. The company mainly invests in retail property, with some investment in commercial, residential and industrial properties. Turnstar Holdings Limited has maximised its property performance through proactive asset management, property management and leasing. Its diversified property portfolio includes prime retail destinations in Botswana: Game City Shopping Centre, one of the largest and busiest in Gaborone; Nzano Shopping Centre in Francistown; Supa Save Mall in Gaborone; and Mlimani Shopping Centre, a major retail destination in Dar Es Salaam. Turnstar Holdings Limited acquired its first office in Dubai in 2017, located in a prime real estate area between Al-Basari and Dubai Legends.
National Bank of Kenya Limited (NBK.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2015 abridged results.For more information about National Bank of Kenya Limited (NBK.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the National Bank of Kenya Limited (NBK.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: National Bank of Kenya Limited (NBK.ke) 2015 abridged results.Company ProfileNational Bank of Kenya (NBK) Limited is a financial services institution providing banking products and services for the retail, commercial corporate and Islamic banking sectors in Kenya. Its full-service offering ranges from transactional banking products to term deposits, personal loans and overdrafts, insurance premium finance, liquidity management, treasury services, custodial services and asset finance services. National Bank of Kenya offers mortgage products to salaried and business customers under the National Homes brand. The company also offers account relationship management and bancassurance products. It operates through a wide network of branches and ATMs in the major towns and cities of Kenya. Its head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. National Bank of Kenya Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
This bank stock is down 96% in two years. Is it a good contrarian buy? I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. Image source: Getty Images. See all posts by Stuart Blair Enter Your Email Address Click here to claim your copy of this special investment report — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top Small-Cap Stock… free of charge! Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares It’s been a disastrous couple of years for Metro Bank (LSE: MTRO). Its share price has been driven down by reporting errors, regulatory investigations, and currently, the pandemic’s severe impact upon banks. But with new management from the start of this year, and the recent acquisition of RateSetter, is it now time to buy the bank stock?The bank is plagued with problemsMetro Bank came to the UK 10 years ago with major expectations. In fact, the co-founder, Vernon Hill, stated that it was the start of a “revolution in the banking business”. In many ways the bank has succeeded. For example, consumer satisfaction has always been very high, and the number of personal banking customers has greatly increased.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Nevertheless, this model has led to its own problems. In fact, the new chief executive, Dan Frumkin, has said that the branches are “too large” and they have “consumed capital and were a driver of fixed costs”. As a result, in the current climate of low interest rates and a large number of loan defaults, large capital expenditures have crippled the bank stock. This meant that in the first half of 2020, it declared a loss of £240.6m.But the problems for Metro Bank preceded the pandemic. In fact, last year, the bank posted a pre-tax loss of £131m after an accounting scandal, two regulatory inquiries, and a class action lawsuit. As a result, it’s clear that the problems with the bank stock extend beyond just the impacts of the pandemic.Are things starting to look up for Metro Bank?The last couple years have seen the Metro Bank share price decrease from highs of around 4,000p to its current price of just 109p. This has left the stock with a price-to-book ratio of just 0.13, a very cheap valuation.The bank has also recently acquired the peer-to-peer lender RateSetter. This is part of a strategy to grow unsecured lending and in turn increase profits. Although potentially risky, if it can help grow Metro Bank profits, this acquisition could help incite a sharp rise to its share price.Would I buy this bank stock?Metro Bank shares are definitely very cheap. But with the bank losing money even before the pandemic, this is really not surprising. Dramatic changes are needed in order for any significant recovery to start.The question is whether it can achieve this recovery. Personally, I’m not convinced. Although there has been some positive news recently, it has been outweighed by a stream of negative news. As seen in the recent poor performances of other large banks, this is also an incredibly difficult period for banks. I’d prefer a bank stock that is in better shape than Metro Bank. 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What do Stocks and Shares ISA millionaires have in common? Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. Image source: Getty Images James J. McCombie | Saturday, 21st November, 2020 What better way is there to learn how to become a Stocks and Shares ISA millionaire then from those that have done it already? Luckily, finding the people with million-pound ISA accounts and forcing them to reveal their secrets is not necessary: ISA providers can and do provide a window into their investing world. Research conducted by AJ Bell on ISA millionaires, published in February 2020, revealed the following:The average age of an ISA millionaire was 69The youngest ISA millionaire was 45The average number of investments was 38ISA millionaires largely shunned funds with 97% of investments being made in shares, investment trusts and ETFsOne ISA millionaire made an 8,700% gain on Amazon sharesAlmost half of ISA millionaires owned LloydsFTSE 100 stocks, in general, regularly featured in their portfoliosThey are more likely to have a home bias and stick to UK stocksOne thing to get out of the way immediately is that the report makes no mention of any Cash ISA millionaires. However, these accounts were not explicitly excluded from the study. I will not go as far as to say that none exist, but the report suggests Stocks and Shares ISA millionaires are much more abundant than Cash ones. The fact that the long-term stock returns have significantly outperformed cash also supports this conclusion.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Time to become an ISA millionaireIt would be nice to be a millionaire by the age of 45; however, most ISA millionaires are older. This is not surprising. Assuming a 5% rate of return, and investing £10,000 at the start of each year, it would take 36 years to make a million (see the table below). Decrease the investment to £1,000, but get a 15% annual return, and it takes 35 years to reach £1,141,346. 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Portfolio Value£68,019£142,068£236,575£357,193£707,608£1,016,281 Source: Authors own calculations; portfolio values assume 5% ongoing returns on annual £10,000 investmentsLooking at the table, I can see that between years five and ten, £74k was added. But, between years 25 and 30, the portfolio grew by £196,473. That’s the power of compounding at work, and it gets more powerful as time goes by. Buying dividend-paying stocks and reinvesting the dividends is one way to achieve compounding.Diverse portfolios of stocks and sharesISA millionaires do not put all of their eggs in one basket. Instead, they hold around 38 stocks on average in their portfolios. There is consensus that a well-diversified portfolio of around 25-30 stocks offers a cost-effective method of risk reduction. Company-specific risk is the big one that diversification reduces. If an investor puts all their money into one stock, and the company goes bust, they lose everything. Hold ten stocks, and one-tenth is lost, and so on.However, a 25-30 travel and tourism stock portfolio is not well-diversified. Stock picks should cover a wide range of industries and sectors, to diversify risk at the industry and sector level. Although ISA millionaires exhibit home bias, they are not exposed exclusively to the UK economy. Their tendency to hold FTSE 100 stocks — which tend to have global revenue sources — and investment trusts and ETFs — which could track international indexes or own foreign stocks — gains them diversification across economies.I think the key takeaway from AJ Bell’s research is that it’s best to start saving as early as possible in a well-diversified portfolio to have the best chance of becoming a Stocks and Shares ISA millionaire. I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. 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By Lambeth Palace staffPosted Aug 2, 2013 Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Youth Minister Lorton, VA Archbishop of Canterbury, Youth & Young Adults Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Stewart David Wigdor says: August 3, 2013 at 1:36 pm There us a relationship in the Church for a secret agent, with a license to save life wherever he goes not to take life. This is possible by coming from God, Grace, and Lord. The greatest gift of human life is to be revealed the Knowledge of God within the heart for the Kingdom of God is within us. As people decide what is the rights of the individual both in law and in ministry; how to present themselves to society; we have to ask ourselves what makes us human at all? Why are we human? And that answer is to know your God for He created the earth for you to play in it and He left His Church on earth for us to worship Him and enjoy that pursuit to His Throne which is Heaven. Thus if youth wants to aspire, aspire to be a lover of your Lord. 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Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Rector Bath, NC Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Comments (1) Associate Rector Columbus, GA Photo: Graham Howard[Lambeth Palace] Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby told young Christians this week that while it is “easy to feel very alone,” they are part of “a community” which will strengthen them to change the world.The archbishop was visiting the Anglo-Catholic Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, Norfolk, where he joined hundreds of young people attending its annual youth pilgrimage.At a Mass which was part-led by a youth group, Welby said young Christians needn’t feel alone.“Jesus gives us a community, a family, and we need to know we belong to it and to share in it,” he said.“Because the more we are part of his family, which is the church, the stronger we are and the more we can live to change the world.”‘You’re forgiven, I’m forgiven’During the Mass, the archbishop said the cross symbolizes the forgiveness which is the “supreme truth of being a Christian.”“None of us has a life where we don’t make wrong choices, where we don’t hurt other people, and where we’re not hurt by other people, and the world around us,” he said.But he added that the biggest thing Christians need to learn is that God forgives them.“Most of us still carry around a good deal of guilt in our lives. And the thing we struggle with is that someone who we’ve never seen loves each one of us enough to forgive us.“There isn’t a single person in here who finds that easy to get. But it is the supreme truth of being a Christian. You’re forgiven, I’m forgiven. And we each need it,” he said.The archbishop added that it is “very easy as Christians today to feel very alone. We feel we’ve got to deal with it all ourselves.”But drawing a contrast with James Bond – which was the theme of this year’s pilgrimage – the archbishop said being a Christian was “the exact opposite” of having to save the world single-handedly.“Jesus gives us a community, a family, and we need to know we belong to it and to share in it,” he said.“Because the more we are part of his family, which is the Church, the stronger we are and the more we can live to change the world.”He continued: “God came and lived a holy human life, died on the cross, was raised from the dead, sent his Holy Spirit and gives us a job to do. It’s the most exciting thing. It’s the most extraordinary thing. We have a job, a mission, for Jesus. There’s a mission for each of us, and we need to know it.”Con-celebrating Mass with the archbishop, Father Stephen Gallagher said those present at Walsingham had been “strengthened” by his visit.“It’s a very beautiful thing that so early on in his time as an archbishop he asked to come to be at this youth pilgrimage. It’s a wonderful thing and we’ve been blessed by his willingness to come and by the things he has shared with us,” he said.Gallagher then led a prayer for Welby, offering “our fraternal love to this spiritual Father and Brother” and asking God to “give him courage to speak your Word.”Giving thanks for the prayer, Welby asked the young people to keep praying for him, especially “when I fail.”“One of the changes we can make in the church that will change our church is when we see brothers and sisters in Christ get things wrong – and I will – rather than just dismiss them out of hand, we love them and pray for them.“So I ask for your prayers constantly, but above all when I fail,” he said.The previous evening Archbishop Justin led a candlelit procession to the Shrine, walking barefoot along the Holy Mile with crowds of young people as they held banners and sang worship songs.In a moving scene, he then gave Benediction to young pilgrims as they knelt silently with candles before the Shrine.During his visit to the youth pilgrimage, Welby also led several hundred young people in a Bible study session on St. John’s account of the crucifixion.The administrator of the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, the Rt. Rev. Lindsay Urwin, said over recent years a big effort has been made to make Walsingham a place where “young people can be welcomed as young people.”He said: “At this particular pilgrimage we seek to present the gifts of the church in a place which is living 24-7 as if God is true. In some of these parishes, young people are being constantly bombarded with secular messages not only about God but about themselves. And when they come here and give it a chance, we fail, but 24-7 we’re living from a sacred perspective. And this can open young people to a different possibility of how the world is, and the way life is, and the way they are.“We want them to view themselves as sacred. It’s not just about statues and even sacraments. It’s also for them to discover that they are sacred in the core… they are made for a sacred life,” he said.A picture gallery of Welby’s visit to Walsingham is available here. 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While there are plenty of Mother’s Day shopping sales happening this weekend, restaurants are also getting in on the fun by offering a range of freebies (because the last thing she wants to do on Sunday is clean a kitchen).Across the country, tons of your favorite eateries will feature deals in honor of moms and grandmas. Here are some of the best places to treat mom (and save some money) this weekend.Baskin Robbins: Get $3 off their new Floral Stripe ice cream cake, which can be customized with mom’s favorite ice cream flavor. Get the coupon.Carrabba’s: Get a free $10 bonus card with every $50 you spend on gift cards.Hooters: All mothers can choose a free meal from the Mother’s Day menu with any drink purchase.Long John Silver’s: Beginning now through Mother’s Day, guests can take advantage of the “buy one platter, get one free” deal.Mimi’s Cafe: Treat the moms in your life to a three-course meal, which includes an appetizer, entree, and dessert for just $19. For $9, kids can get in on the deal, too.Outback Steakhouse: Through May 15, Outback Steakhouse will feature a special “Queensland Meal,” which includes an entree, two sides, and cheesecake for dessert.Red Lobster: Buy mom a $75 gift card to pay for your Mother’s Day celebrations, and you’ll get two free bonus cards, which will get you $10 off your next purchase or a free appetizer. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Stop in for dinner and mom will be gifted with a $25 dining card to use towards her next meal.Shoney’s: Once you’ve had your share of the all-you-can-eat buffet, all the moms in your party will be treated to a free slice of strawberry pie.Spaghetti Warehouse: All moms will get a coupon for a free 15-layer lasagna the next time they visit.TCBY: Stop in for a free cup of frozen yogurt for your mom on Sunday.TGI Fridays: Spend $20 on a to-go order and you’ll get a free slice of red velvet cake.Find even more deals and discounts at RetailMeNot. Happy eating! Because the only thing that could make Mother’s Day better is free food Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 From countryliving.com Please enter your comment! You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your name here TAGSMother’s Day Previous articleThe history of Mother’s DayNext articleThank God for my mother, my mentor, and my friend. Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
“COPY” 2008 Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/47753/casa-dr-reginaldo-spenciere-auzprojekt Clipboard ArchDaily Casa Dr. Reginaldo Spenciere / AUZprojekt CopyHouses•Modivas, Portugal Architects: AUZprojekt Area Area of this architecture project Portugal Photographs ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/47753/casa-dr-reginaldo-spenciere-auzprojekt Clipboard Area: 242 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: Casa Dr. Reginaldo Spenciere / AUZprojektSave this projectSaveCasa Dr. Reginaldo Spenciere / AUZprojekt Projects Save this picture!© AUZprojekt & André Ritchie+ 20 Share “COPY” Photographs: AUZprojekt & André RitchieText description provided by the architects. The kitchen and social area were placed on top to enjoy the sea view (and the light reflecting), the bedroom, of the only permanent inhabitant, is a bunk bed placed at the attic (even more horizon), which liberates the ground level for versatility, dragging walls. It can be almost everything, in contact with the ground which wanted to be a dune. The project is this peculiar research, free from general thought which no longer serves (to think). After all, this is a home to an immigrant, which sometimes can get friends or family. Save this picture!© AUZprojekt & André RitchieRecommended ProductsWood Boards / HPL PanelsLamitechLamitech high pressure plastic laminateWoodAccoyaAccoya® CanalsWoodParklex International S.L.Wood Cladding – Dry InternalAlignments, fence and height are defined by the adjacent building, only balconies dispense area, by twisting the figure set in the fourth model. Construction (image found) is a rock, where elements come to loose materials brought by the waves. In surprising logic of debris on the sand.Project gallerySee allShow lessInteractive Architecture / Michael Fox and Miles KempArticlesShuffle Haugerud Center / Eriksen Skajaa ArchitectsArticles Share CopyAbout this officeAUZprojektOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesModivasHousesPortugalPublished on January 29, 2010Cite: “Casa Dr. Reginaldo Spenciere / AUZprojekt” 29 Jan 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021.
AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 16 January 2006 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. ChildLine has announced that The Walt Disney Company has agreed to become a major supporter of fundraising efforts planned by ChildLine to mark its 20th anniversary in 2006.A wide-ranging calendar of activities has been planned by Disney in support of ChildLine. This will kick off with 60 Disney runners taking part in the Flora London Marathon on 23 April, backed by joint fundraising and publicity throughout Disney via a number of its various businesses. In 2005, Disney contributed more than $190 million in cash, in-kind support and public service air time globally. Disney VoluntEARS, employees who volunteer their time and expertise in their communities, also contributed more than 442,000 hours of service to outreach projects around the world. Advertisement Disney to support ChildLine’s 20th anniversary fundraising campaigns 28 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy
ReddIt Benton McDonaldhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/benton-mcdonald/ Board approves tuition freeze, RRI actions but doesn’t act on eligibility issue spurred by Williams + posts World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution Benton McDonaldhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/benton-mcdonald/ TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history Frogs fall for sixth consecutive gameThe Horned Frogs could not overcome an early deficit, falling to the Sooners Sunday morning, 6-3.Pitcher Sean Wymer got the nod Sunday morning but suffered his second loss of the season after allowing five earned runs on 10 hits. Sophomore Jake Eissler pitched two scoreless frames in relief with two strikeouts.Oklahoma’s right fielder Steele Walker opened the game with a two-run home run in the first inning and a two-out single by Hardman extended Oklahoma’s lead to three.A double from Shepherd moved the Horned Frogs to within striking distance as he ultimately scored off a Wanhanen groundout to trim Oklahoma’s lead to two runs.A home run in the fourth by Watson and a Landestoy score from second off a Balta double brought the Horned Frogs to within one run, but Walker ripped another two-run home run in the seventh inning to extend their lead back to three, amounting to four tw0-out runs in the game. The Horned Frogs would never overcome the lead.TCU vs Oklahoma baseball in Fort Worth, Texas on April 8, 2018. (Photo by Sharon Ellman)The home run was Watson’s fifth of the season and 17th of his career and extended his hitting streak to six games. Watson has also reached base safely in 13 consecutive games. The College of Science and Engineering Dean, Phil Hartman, retires after 40 consecutive years Twitter Baseball salvages one win, split Sunday’doubleheader with Sooners The Horned Frogs avoided their second consecutive sweep in conference play, defeating the Oklahoma Sooners Sunday afternoon, 6-2, and handing Oklahoma their first Big 12 loss of the season.“This definitely gets the monkey off your back,” Landestoy said. “The mentality changes when you have a win and coming off a losing streak like that, its great. It shows a lot about our character. We can definitely build off of this. Baseball season is long, this could be the start of something new for us.”Sophomore pitcher Charles King got the start in the second leg of Sunday’s doubleheader. He immediately made his presence known, hovering around 92-94 miles per hour for the first three innings.King was able to work himself out of trouble multiple times in the contest, the earliest coming in the second inning. He finished the game with three strikeouts and two walks on 73 total pitches in four innings pitched. He allowed one run on three hits.“Charles was awesome today,” Schlossnagle said. “We also pitched great out of the bullpen.”Oklahoma’s Brady Lindsly snuck a ball past a diving shortstop Adam Oviedo for the first hit of the game for either team. An unconventional double-play ended the inning as Lindsly forgot to tag-up at first base.Both teams broke the scoreless seal in the fourth inning. King hit Oklahoma’s Brylie Ware with the bases loaded to walk home a run.The Horned Frogs broke-through for three runs in the fourth inning. Two singles from Watson and Landestoy down the right side sent Watson to third base and began a two-out rally. The next batter, Balta, ripped a ball down the left field line to tie the game at one.Watson extended his hitting streak to seven games and has reached base safely in 14 consecutive games.Landestoy and Balta crossed home plate off an Oviedo single to extend TCU’s lead to two runs in the fourth inning.The Sooners needed very little time to respond as left fielder Cade Harris riped a home run to trim TCU’s lead to one run.The Horned Frogs took advantage of five consecutive walks in the seventh inning to extend their lead. Following walks to Shepherd, Boulware and Rizer, a walk to Humphreys scored Shepherd from third base.Three pitches later, the Frogs broke through with two additional runs. Oklahoma’s pitcher Austin Hansen threw a wild pitch that got past catcher Lindsly, allowing Boulware to score. Lindsly overthrew his pitcher in an attempt to get the ball back in play, scoring Rizer and extending the lead to 6-2.Following a big seventh inning, TCU turned to Durbin Feltman to maintain the lead and their ace did not disappoint as he threw 16 strikes on 22 pitches for two strikeouts.“One of the positives with losing six in a row is that you aren’t using your closer that much,” Schlossnagle said. “He was rested well enough to give us two innings. Hopefully, we can build off of this.”The Horned Frogs will look to continue their momentum Tuesday night when they welcome UT-Arlington to Lupton Stadium. First pitch is set for 6:30 p.m.“The win brings our confidence from negative five to two,” Schlossnagle said. “We just needed to win following the stretch that we were on.” Facebook Previous articleMen’s tennis picks up road win at TexasNext articleWeather issues shorten beach volleyball schedule Benton McDonald RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Benton McDonaldhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/benton-mcdonald/ Linkedin Benton McDonaldhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/benton-mcdonald/ printNo. 23 Baseball drops series opener to OklahomaTCU Baseball lost their fifth straight game after falling to No. 19 Oklahoma 8-5 in the series-opener.The Sooners, now 7-0 in Big 12 play, combined patience at the plate with some timely hits to sink the Horned Frogs.TCU struck first in the bottom of the second when senior centerfielder A.J. Balta scored from third after right fielder Connor Wanhanen drew a bases-loaded walk. Balta started the inning with a double, followed by an Adam Oviedo walk and a pivotal ground out to second base by sophomore catcher Zach Humphries, which advanced the runners to second and third.TCU would add on to their lead in the bottom of the third after Luken Baker scored from third on a sacrifice groundout to second by senior designated hitter Michael Landestoy. Balta would follow Landestoy with a sacrifice fly that scored junior right fielder Josh Watson and gave the team a 3-0 lead.Starting pitcher sophomore Nick Lodolo looked unstoppable through the first three innings, striking out six batters and giving up just one hit.However, in the fourth inning, Oklahoma centerfield Kyler Murray hit a two-run home run to left field, cutting the lead to just one. The Sooners would tie the game later in the inning after back-to-back doubles by Kyle Mendenhall and Cade Cavalli.Despite the fourth inning drubbing, Lodolo continued to consistently throw strikes, striking out the side in the fifth inning and recording two more in the sixth. He would finish the night with a career-high 13 K’s.TCU would re-take the lead in the bottom of the fifth inning after Luken Baker’s seventh home run of the season, a solo shot to left field.Self-inflicted errors began to plague the Horned Frogs and ultimately lead to their loss.Lodolo walked the leadoff batter Cavalli, surrendered a single to Tyler Hardman and walked Cade Harris. He was replaced by Cal Coughlin after loading the bases with no outs.First-year pitcher Augie Mihlbauer would strike out one batter but surrendered two walks and hit a batter, which resulted in three Sooner runs crossing the plate. He was replaced by James Notary, who came into a bases-loaded situation with his team suddenly trailing 6-4.The Horned Frogs gave up three runs on just one Oklahoma hit.“From the seventh inning on we walked six guys and hit one, you’re not gonna win many games against a great team like that,” head coach Jim Schlossnagle said. Settlement reached between TCU, former professor in discrimination lawsuit Benton McDonald is a senior journalism and political science double major from Austin, Texas. He has worked for TCU360 since his freshman year and is currently the executive editor. Facebook Thousands of TCU community members receive COVID-19 vaccines as university supply increases Twitter Benton McDonald Chancellor talks stimulus money, COVID-19 vaccines and more at limited attendance faculty town hall TCU vs Oklahoma baseball at Lupton Stadium at TCU in Fort Worth, Texas on April 6, 2018. (Photo by/Gregg Ellman) ReddIt Linkedin
News Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – June 5, 2010 Facebook Pinterest Facebook Twitter Previous articleDerry City Council to erect memorial to stillborn babies and infantsNext articleMan killed in Omagh collision News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Man critically ill after Lifford RTA Google+ Twitter WhatsApp The road between Lifford and St Johnston remains closed at at Blackrock junction near Coolatee today following a collision last night which has left a man critically ill in hospital.The 28 year old was the driver of a van which was in collision wth a car just after 11 o’clock last night. The car was being driven by a man in his 30s. He, and his passengers, were treated for less serious injuries.A full garda investigation is continuing ; gardai say it’s likely to be mid- afternoon before the road reopens. WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire