|Wednesday, June 2, 1999||
Volume 64, Issue 145
NCAA baseball tourney may open doors for UH
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This weekend, UHis Cougar Field played host to the NCAA Baseball Regional
Tournament for the first time in school history. Houston joined Baylor,
Texas A&M and Texas Tech as one of the four schools in Texas selected
to play host to the regional tournaments.
Iim glad we have President Bill Clinton working for this great country.
In an attempt to ensure that kids no longer act violently, he has ordered
a "government investigation" into how the entertainment business markets
violence to children. But does everybody in Hollywood sell violence to
children like itis nothing more than jelly beans?
Star Wars -- Episode I: The Phantom Menace has been in theaters
for two weeks, and despite vicious reviews, the film has done considerably
well at the box office. It garnered more opening weekend ticket stubs than
any other film, earning more than $68.2 million -- about $2 million more
than Jurasic Park: The Lost World did in its opening weekend. The
film just broke the $200-million mark this weekend.
UHis sojourn through the NCAA regional tournament was a repetition of
the Cougarsi overall season. Flashes of brilliant play by the Cougars sparkled
throughout the double elimination tournament, and head coach Rayner Nobleis
game troopers never quit hustling while trying to achieve that breakthrough
victory that would catapult them into the dizzying stratosphere of the
elite teams in college baseball.
Couldn't stay away . . .
Students wait to purchase books for their Summer I classes at the UC Bookstore.