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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - April 21, 1996, New Braunfels, Texas Sports Day APSpcrtsWrtjer The Houston bitejf did a lot of houseclcaning and still got the player day wanted in Sat urdays NR draft when they swapped first round picks two times before select ing Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George of Ohio State The Buckeye running back was the 14th pick after the Oilers first traded down from No 9 to No 17 with the Oakland Raiders and then back tip to No 14 in a deal with the Seattle Sea hawks We felt this kid was one of a kind in this general manager Floyd Reese said a calculated risk and we AVereljiicky it worked TMOilers also cleared million from the salary cap by waiving running to near batik Gary Brown million on Friday and including defensive tackle Glenn Montgomery million in their deal with the Seahawks 1 also got Oaklands sec ond and fourth round picks We feel Eddie George is a Work coach Jeff Fisher said He has the opportunity to do everything we need done by a running back in our backfield I put on the Washington game film and I saw him do some things The going got tough and he got George rushed for yards and scored 24 touchdowns for the Buckeyes last season and he expects to fit into the Oilers oneback offense that places a premium on receiving put of the back field Oiler running back Todd McNair was the Oilers No 2 receiver with 60 catch es and Rodney Thomas caught 39 pass We felt this kid Eddie George wns of a kind In this Floyd Reese Oilers general manager es I caught a lot of passes in college so I hope to do the same in the George said Im excited about it one I did a lot of things at Ohio State George caught 47 passes out of the Ohio State backfield last season He was fourth in the nation with all pur pose yards per game LfrTLtLiAQUI flrtrt feftttftumEddfe Brown In thtNftwBttiunfefs American Uftft pop up tor in out against tht By THOMAS QODLiY Sports Editor HeraldZeitunq photo by MICHAEL DARNALL Rebekah Forney will be aiming lor a return trip to the UIL State Tennis Tournament Monday In San Antonio New Braunfels sophomore Rebekah Forney will lead a contingent of state hopefuls at the Class 4A Region IV Tennis Tournament in San Antonio on Monday and Tuesday Canyons Kevin Hargrove the boys District 284A champion will be among the top regional seeds at McFarlln nis Center Unicorn senior Craig Sciantarelli will be making his second straight appearance at regionals In boys doubles the Unicorns will be represented by district champions Noel Tristan andDavinderToor Canyons tandem of Barton Adams and Brian Schwartz are the secondplace quali fiers NBHS Tamarra Jehkin and Andrea Giesick are favored to capture the girls doubles title Amanda Schnei der and Allison Damarodas will vie for a title Melinda Boyd the district runnerup to Forney gives New Braun fels a second potential state qualifier The tournament opens with first round singles matches at 8 am on Mon day Canyon cheerleader makes move to college level From submitted reports Johnson drafts first pick April Rheinlaender head cheerleader at Canyon High School recently was chosen to be on the varsity squad at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville The allgirls team placed first and the coed squad earned second in a national competition in Orlando Fla in February Also in February tryouts for Universal Cheerleaders Association UCA were held in Austin Of applicants April was one of 60 new members who made the UCA staff She will be teaching high school and middle school squads throughout the country this summer at various colleges Last March at the Texas State Cheer leading Championships April placed eighth in the state in the individual com petitions She plans to major in psychology and minor in kinesiology which would allow her to work with children who have lim ited motor skills She enjoys the challenges in cheer leading and highly competitive squads such as SHSUs April the daughter of Larry and Lynn Rheinlaender said she looks forward to more success on the college level April Rheinlaender NEW YORK AP It was a pre dictable draft Keyshawn Johnson went first It was an unpredictable draft tal ented but troubled Lawrence Phillips fell to sixth Most of all it was a deceptive draft with the top teams doing just what they said they wouldnt do particularly Jack sonville Arizona and Baltimore the teams with picks two three and four It started innocently enough with the New York Jets using just 10 seconds of their allotted 15 minutes to select Johnson the flamboyant wide receiver from Southern California It was the perfect match for a crowd that was chanting Keyshawn Keyshawn Keyshawn even before commissioner Paul Tagliabue officially opened the draft HH4HH4H New Braunfels Parks Recreation Department presents Bilingual Instructor Available KARATE KIOS ADULT KARATE For additional information call the Landa Recreation Center at 6082167 This great deal is especially for our home folks We appreciate youe business over the years and 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