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#MichiganStillSucks (REALLY BAD)

December 2, 2014

 

 

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Okay.......to no surprise after yet another disappointing season from the now former head coach Brady Hoke it leaves us all with the question. What is next for that team north of the boarder?  Michigan has been unsuccessful in the Big 10 since the Lloyd Carr era. ende…

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Lima Express Acquire Mark Stevenson

October 8, 2014

 

 

**BREAKING NEWS** - The Lima Express have acquired Guard Mark Stevenson, the Premier Basketball League's 3rd Overall Pick in the 2014 PBL Draft, via the Danville Riverhawks for future considerations.

Coming off of a great 2014 season in the CBL with the South Bend Magicians Exposure League Team, Stevenson averaged 20 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists, with his season best of 37 points against Chicago.

A junior college transfer, Mark finished his college career at Texas A&M University - Kingsville, where he averaged 11 points, 5 rebounds & 4 assists during the 2010-2011 season.

Stevenson, a 6-2 guard from South Bend, IN, played two seasons atChabot College Junior College in Hayward, CA. Mark, a two-time all-league performer for the Gladiators, led the team with 13.9 points per game while knocking down 59 three-pointers and shooting 79.5 percent from the free throw line in 2009-10. He scored at least 20 points on six occasions including a season high of 30 at San Jose City.

As a freshman, Stevenson led the Gladiators with 11.6 points per game. He connected on 72 three-pointers at a 41.6 percent clip and shot 45 percent from the field overall. He had five 20-point performances, including 24 in his career opener when he went 7-for-10 from three-point range against Cosumnes River.
At Chabot, Stevenson played under Denny Aye who has 722 career victories in 34 years of coaching.

"I am really grateful and looking forward to the upcoming season with Lima Express. I am looking forward to the opportunity to meet great teammates, coaches, fans and doing what I can to help this team succeed!", said Stevenson.

The 6’2’’ South Bend native will be a rookie in the Premier Basketball League this season, which will open up on December 7th, 2014.

Follow the Lima Express on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & Youtube for updates on Mark Stevenson's progress, as well as atwww.TheLimaExpress.com‪#‎ALLABOARD‬ ‪#‎TheLimaExpress‬‪#‎EXPRESSNATION‬

 

Lima Express Add Derrick Tate

September 26, 2014

LIMA, OH – The Lima Express have added guard/forward Derrick Tate, announced this morning by Owner/General Manager Lewis Shine.

The four-year senior out of the University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH) under Head Coach Chris Adams, Derrick was drafted #6 overall by the Lima Express. In 2 seasons …

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Lima Express Open Try Outs & Season Tickets

September 16, 2014

Lima, Ohio - The Lima Express are holding open tryouts in Lima, OH on Saturday, October 4th for the 2014-2015 Season! If you know anyone who might be interested in participating please share this with them! Details about the tryout can be found on the flyer to the left.  The Flyer on the right is…

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Local Comedian Joins Express

September 12, 2014

Lima, Ohio - The Lima Express welcome Lima Native, Host, Lima Comedy Cup Winner, and the NEW Lima Express "Hype Man", Comedian Jake Hill to the organization!

On board for his first season with the team, Jake Hill, a.k.a. The Express "Hype Man", is a native of Lima, OH and can be seen on the court in front of a couple thousand fans every game, helping to bring a unique brand of entertainment to Lima Express home games. When it’s time to get the fans on their feet, Jake will take the mic and get the crowd hype, bringing energy, electricity and excitement to every game.

Throughout our home games during time outs, you might see Jake at center court getting the crowd pumped up for various contests, or even in the stands for a classic Lima Express contest. No matter where Jake is, he is guaranteed to help bring excitement to our gameday activities!

In addition to being the emcee for the Lima Express, Jake currently performs weekly stand up comedy at Jokers Club Comedy Night & Limaland Comedy. He also hosts various benefit and charity events in the city as well as performances abroad that have taken him to several different states in his career. Jake can be heard on the radio during the 92.1 The Frog Morning Show with Dave & Ambyr.

Follow Jake Hill on Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Comedian-Jake-Hill/662576197128524

Follow Jake Hill on Twitter: www.Twitter.com/JakeHillExpress

 

Lima Express Update

September 5, 2014

Lima. Ohio:  We are only a few weeks away from announcing the 2014 - 2015 Lima Express roster.  The Lima Express had its first season in Lima last year.  The Be on the look out for more updates in the coming weeks!!!!  team owned and managed by Lewis Shine.  The PBL named Shine co-executive of th…

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Old Wave 96 Articles

August 8, 2014
Wilder, Sexton, Garner, Lewis, Smith, and Carlson Leading The Locos Charge 

Lima, OH - The Lima Locos have really been on a roll here of late.  The help has been coming from all areas of the team. Cory Wilder leads the team and league with 35 strike outs and …

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CHANGE

August 8, 2014

Change.... Change is good and we always trying new things here at Wave 96 and we have decided to switch hosting companies.  Over the month of August you will be seeing an increase of content.  We are searching everyday for new music and news within the music industry. The month of the August is goin…

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