Maryland sophomore Pierre Vendetti was reprimanded yesterday by the Division I men's soccer subcommittee for striking a William and Mary player in the face during a second-round game of the 1996 NCAA tournament.
Vendetti will be ineligible to play in the Terps' next NCAA tournament game.
GYMNASTICS: Towson State senior Erin Shanley concluded her college career Thursday night by becoming the first Tiger to earn Division I All-America status. She finished 12th on bars to earn second-team All-America honors at the NCAA championship meet in Gainesville, Fla.
Also Thursday night, Navy's Matt Tucker qualified for last night's men's finals in the vault by tying two other gymnasts for the second-highest preliminary score (9.775).
BASKETBALL: Amy Langville (Archbishop Spalding) received one of 32 $5,000 postgraduate scholarships awarded by the NCAA. She will go to North Carolina State. Baltimore City Community College guard Jimmy Little signed a letter of intent to play at Wheeling Jesuit. Guard Terence Ward of Egg Harbor Township, N.J., signed with UMBC.
Pub Date: 4/19/97