first_imgA small ‘common’ dolphin was washed up on Carrickfin beach yesterday.Carrickfin Beach.The dead dolphin was discovered by people walking on the beach and the stranding has been reported to the IWDG.This is the second stranding in the area in a few days – with a similar sized one washed up at Port Arthur beach on Sunday. It is not known how either dolphin died or if their deaths could be connected. SECOND DEAD DOLPHIN WASHED UP ON DONEGAL BEACH was last modified: January 13th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Carrickfin beachdolphinsdonegallast_img read more

Men’s Tennis Set To Compete At ITA All-American Championships

first_img DES MOINES, Iowa – The Drake University men’s tennis squad is set to compete at the 2016 Saint Francis Health System ITA Men’s All-American Championships beginning on Saturday at the University of Tulsa’s Michael D. Case Tennis Center.Tulsa hosts the annual tournament for the 12th consecutive year. Pre-qualifying singles play is slated to begin on Saturday, Oct. 1, while both singles and doubles qualifying play starts on Monday, Oct. 3. Main draw play for both singles and doubles will begin on Thursday, Oct. 6, with champions crowned on Monday, Oct. 10.Junior Calum MacGeoch and sophomores Tom Hands and Ben Clark will begin play in pre-qualifying singles on Saturday, while sophomore Vinny Gillespie will compete in qualifying singles beginning on Monday. Gillespie and Hands are listed as alternates in the qualifying doubles which gets underway on Monday as well.Last year, MacGeoch advanced to the second round of the pre-qualifying draw, while the other three fell in the first round.Singles quarterfinalists, doubles finalists and consolation champions from the tournament receive automatic entrance into the USTA/ITA National Indoor Intercollegiate Championships from Nov. 3-6, at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York.  Print Friendly Version Story Links Tournament Central center_img Video Streaming last_img read more