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Pink volleyballs, pink T-shirts, pink cookies, pink cupcakes, pink ribbons and pink socks were appropriately abundant on a recent Saturday afternoon at Owens Community College’s Student Health and Activities Center as the Express women’s volleyball team raised funds to help support the Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the organization’s efforts in the fight against breast cancer. Both fans and student-athletes alike wore pink and purchased pink food and clothing items in honor of breast cancer awareness during the Express’ home match against Sinclair Community College.

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Carol Jividen says her 11-year-old son, Clark, has always had a love for the outdoors.

"He is not a TV kid," she says. "As long as it's light outside, the kid is outdoors. He'd say, 'I'm going to go out and get a salamander, mom,' and he'd come home with one."

Carol recalls one time when her son, then 5, went a little crazy immersing himself in the great outdoors.

"He went out and got several bees and made a sign that said '$1 a bee,' " she says. "I said, 'Honey, you can't sell a bee!' He sold $2 worth of bees to somebody. I sold cookies and I said, 'I'm in the wrong business.' "

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(Toledo, OH) – Toledo Arena Sports, Inc. is pleased to announce that the new professional arena football team in Toledo will be named the “Toledo Bullfrogs”.

The team will begin play in the spring of 2010 at the brand new Lucas County Downtown Arena which is currently under construction.

The name of the team and unveiling of team logos will officially be announced at a press conference today at Fifth Third Field at 11:00 AM.

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