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Several matadors jumped in and steered the bull away from doing more more damage.
Miller’s third TD run pulled the Matadors to within 20-19, but Irby’s 4-yard score iced the game.
Armstrong also had four interceptions and took the bulk of the kickoff return opportunities…Laguna Beach won the road matchup in their series with the Matadors, 47-18, to open the 2016 season.
Known for his matador impersonations during soccer celebrations.
Two men (a nurse and a journalist) share a friendship while caring for their girlfriends (a dancer and a matador), who are both comatose.
In afternoon bullfights, the bulls face matadors and almost certain death. Herding the bulls through the streets of Pamplona dates back to the 13th century to corral the bulls into a bullfighting ring.
Her 160 career RBI are also fifth in conference history and second in Matadors chronicle.
A few pitches later McGonigle hit a routine ground ball to first base that was bobbled, allowing McGonigle to reach base and bringing home Jake Hassard to to put the Matadors ahead 2-1.
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