Auto racingNASCAR: Suspended crew chief David Lackey...

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NASCAR: Suspended crew chief David Lackey until June 7 and fined car owner Ken Alexander $10,000 for rules violations discovered prior to qualifying for last Friday's Hardee's 250.



Angels: Sent C Bret Hemphill outright to Triple-A Edmonton.


Brewers: Acquired P Gene Altman from Reds to complete an earlier deal.

Padres: Optioned IF-OF John Roskos to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Rangers: Activated IF Frank Catalanotto from 15-day DL. Placed IF Tom Evans on 15-day DL. Sent OF Rusty Greer to Double-A Tulsa. Named Bobby Jones coach. Named James Byrd manager of Tulsa and Bob Miscik manager of Rookie League Charlotte.

Reds: Traded P Gene Altman to Brewers to complete the deal for OF Alex Ochoa.


NBA: Named Jody Shapiro to the newly-created position of vice president and business development.

IBL: Named Bayrunners G Kurk Lee (Dunbar/Towson) co-winner of league's Community Man of the Year award.



Lions: Re-signed unrestricted free-agent DT Kelvin Prichett to one-year contract with additional one-year option.

Saints: Named James Jefferson area scout and Ricky Porter director of player development and community relations.

Seahawks: Named Bucky Brooks and Mike Murphy area scouts.


Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association: Named First Team South Region All-Americans -- Maryland's Jen Adams, Allison Comito, Christie Jenkins, Tonia Porras and G Alex Kahoe; Georgetown's Sheehan Stanwick (Notre Dame Prep), Caitlin McLean and G Bowen Holden; James Madison's Jess Marion (South River), Julie Martinez and Alivian Coates; North Carolina's Meghann Mohler (Catonsville) and Porter Wilkinson; and Duke's Kate Kaiser (Notre Dame Prep) and Tricia Martin. Named to the second team -- Maryland's Kristin Sommar; Loyola's Stacey Morlang and G Tricia Dabrowski (Dulaney); Towson goalie Jacquie Sica; Johns Hopkins' Danielle Maschuci; Georgetown's Erin Elbe and Kristin Baer; North Carolina's Kellie Thompson (St. Mary's); Virginia's Stephy Samaras (Annapolis) and Jamie Haas; James Madison's Amy Brew (Annapolis); Virginia Tech's Dawn Will (Dulaney); Vanderbilt's Meredith Shuey (Roland Park) and Sue Napolitano; Duke's Meg Walters; and George Mason's Kinsley O'Garrow. Named First Team North Region All-Americans -- Dartmouth's Jacque Weitzel (Garrison Forest) and Kate Graw (Severn); Boston University's Chrissy Lombard (Mount Hebron) and Cornell's Jaimee Reynolds (Towson). Named to the second team -- Boston University's Kyle Rutkowski (Mount Hebron) and G Brooke Barrett (John Carroll), and Boston College's Lauren Miller (Roland Park).

Ivy League: Named Harvard's Matt Primm (McDonogh) Rookie of the Year and All-League honorable mention.


Elizabethtown: Named Christopher Wakely men's lacrosse coach.

Georgia: Announced the resignation of women's golf coach Beans Kelly.

Maine: Named Sharon Versyp women's basketball coach.

Widener: Announced the resignation of men's lacrosse coach Chris Wakely.


Blues: Signed D Dale Clark and F Mark Rycroft and F Shawn Mamane.