first_imgWomen’s volleyball Heather Hughes had 17 kills and 12 digs as Loyola Marymount earned a 30-27, 30-21, 30-20 victory over host Portland. Christianna Reneau added nine kills and 16 digs, while Emily Day (West Torrance High) had seven kills and 10 digs for the Lions (9-6, 1-1 WCC). The Pilots fell to 7-9, 0-3. Men’s water polo Reid Tomassi scored two of his four goals in overtime as No. 7 Long Beach State defeated No. 10 Loyola Marymount, 11-8. The host Lions (5-9) erased a 6-3 halftime margin to take a 7-6 lead with 2:44 remaining, only to see Jake Kinne score the equalizer for the 49ers (8-4). Mark Milovic scored four goals for LMU. From news services The Loyola Marymount women’s soccer team earned its school-record seventh straight victory with a 2-0 win over visiting Hawaii on Thursday. Katie Osborne put the Lions (7-3-1) on the board with a goal in the 57th minute. Jessica Sharpe then came in off the bench and scored in the 80th minute. Hawaii fell to 7-3-1. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

first_imgMET Eireann, Donegal County Council and gardai are all appealing for motorists to SLOW DOWN on the roads today because of ice on our roads.Donegal County Council staff worked through the night gritting major routes, but with scattered showers washing away grit, it is still leaving dangerous conditions.The Barnesmore Gap was particularly bad last night, say donegaldaily.com readers. The roads around all the major towns are also treacherous with reports of black ice in Letterkenny, Moville, Carndonagh, Convoy, Lifford, Twin Towns, Ballyshannon, Donegal Town, Glenties, Gaoth Dobhair and Ardara badly affected. (Thanks to everyone for your emails – you can send updates to [email protected]).Met Eireann has issued an Ice Warning and says the worst of the frost is affecting inland areas. The BBC in the North has also issued a similar warning.The forecaster is also predicting that milder weather will arrive in Donegal by the end of the weekend.Met Eireann has repeated its prediction that Christmas Day will see temperatures of around 10C here in Ireland. The Daily Express in Britain is saying this today about the predicted weather over there (http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/290470/It-s-a-white-Christmas-)Meanwhile ESB workers from Letterkenny have been drafted into Co Derry to help repair broken power lines in the Sperrins.Several pylons lost electricity cables due to heavy snow earlier this week.© 2011 donegaldaily.com, all Rights ReservedThe copying, republication or redistribution of donegaldaily.com Content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited by law. Follow us on www.twitter.com/donegaldailyFollow us on www.facebook.com/donegaldailySell anything on www.donegaldailyclassifieds.comSLOW DOWN – MAJOR ICE WARNING ON ROADS TODAY was last modified: December 17th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:donegaldonegaldaily.comice warningroads warninglast_img read more