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Houstonian 1988
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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1988 - Residence Halls. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. December 20, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19438/show/19318.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1988 - Residence Halls. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19438/show/19318

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1988 - Residence Halls, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed December 20, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19438/show/19318.

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Title Houstonian 1988
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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Title Residence Halls
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  • Students of the University of Houston
Caption The Houstonian is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • University of Houston
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
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Transcript The man got heavily to his feet. Adjusting his belly over his tight belt, he shoved his baseball cap farther up on his bald spot, wiped the sweat from his brow, and addressed the eager young faces. "Okay, for all of you that do not know hbhhh what Frisbee Football is and have no idea how to play the game, here are the rules and regulations. You need a ^m^m frisbee, a playing field, and enough people for even teams," he counted them out on his stubby fingers. "The playing field can be of any size, but must be clear of obstacles — trees, concrete, fans with a death wish. The number of players per team is negotiable, minimum four or five people per side." He studied the students, dorm residents all, and sized them up. Did they have it, he wondered. That certain something, the edge that separated the mediocre from the magnif icent. Frisbee Football . . . a real sport. Men are men . . . women are women .... Reflecting upon the humble origins of his sport, he smiled with pride. Relatively young, it found its roots in Ultimate, a no- holds barred, bone- The whistle blew. The game was underway. crushing sport, but wimpy nonetheless. Hah, he snorted, who needs rules? The only rules governing his game were those thought up by Law residents, Chris Noessel and Joel Schickman. Bored with ordinary frisbee games, they combined football and frisbee, and, with a push from Ultimate, they were on their way. Almost everything is legal in the game except taking more than three steps while in possession of the frisbee or sacking the quarterback. If a frisbee is Front: Rebecca Everson, Cat Chamberlain, Katy Hinojosa, Jigisha Thaker, Pamela Wal- son. Second: Melissa Pumare- ga, Nancy Park, Carrie Hornt Terri Witt. Third: Janet Thigpen, Sheila Lindsey, Pichelle Cross, Sherina Miles. Back: Sheronda White, Carol Hall, Toi Roberts. thrown out of bounds, it goes to the other side. Points are scored by catching the frisbee in the end zone. The whistle blew. The game was underway. Number 12 let it fly hard to the right. An expression of ^■■H Pain crossed the man's face — interception! Groaning inwardly, he watched his kids face the enemy. mmmm Many plays later, he could see the light at the end of the tunnel. His kids were out there, making him proud. They were tough. They were tenacious. They were dirty. They clipped more than an army barber; they faked better than the jewelry salesman on Channel 67. By the final goal, he knew this semester was theirs. — Elizabeth Hargis A warm sunny day and a friendly game of frisbee at the university. Photo by Paul Nicosia. Front: Sherri, Pam, Veronica, Kelly, Sherrianda, Kendra, Michelle, Yvonne. Second: Laura Lee, Kim Julie, Karen. Third: Rosa, Sabrina, Back: Betty, Donayle, Tammie, Rhonda, Laura Tonya, Leslie. 246 University of Houston Residence Halls 247