Syracuse jumps 2 spots to No. 12 heading into ACC tournament play

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Published on November 5, 2019 at 6:10 pm Contact Danny: dremerma@syr.edu | @DannyEmerman Riding a four-game winning streak that includes wins over No. 3 Connecticut, No. 5 Louisville and No. 20 Wake Forest, Syracuse has moved up two spots to No. 12 in the weekly NFHCA/Penn Monto Division I Coaches Poll.SU (12-5, 3-3 Atlantic Coast) trails five ACC teams as it enters the conference tournament. The Orange’s postseason begins on Nov. 7 with a quarterfinals matchup against Louisville. Syracuse is coming off a 2-1 overtime win over Louisville. In that win, junior midfielder Carolin Hoffmann scored both goals for SU, which earned her the ACC offensive player of the week award. Hoffmann has three goals and two assists on the season. This marks the third consecutive week a Syracuse player has taken home a weekly conference honor, as Sarah Luby and Sarah Sinck previously won offensive player of the week and defensive player of the week, respectively.The winner of Thursday’s Syracuse-Louisville rematch will play No. 1 overall seed North Carolina. The undefeated Tar Heels beat SU, 3-1, on Oct. 12 in J.S. Coyne Stadium. UNC sophomore Erin Matson leads the nation in goals (1.57) and assists (.93) per game.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textWhile SU is ranked No. 12 in the nation, the Orange have the eighth best RPI, which is one factor that determines NCAA tournament seeding. Sixteen teams make the tournament, which begins on Nov. 22 in Winston Salem, NC. Commentslast_img read more

Big Dog Motorcycles enters India with K9 Red chopper; priced at Rs 59 lakh

first_imgBig Dog Motorcycles, the world’s largest manufacturer of custom motorcycles, announced entry into the Indian market. Big Dog Motorcycles has been on the road for the last two decades, striving for excellence in design function and luxury; and now India will be able to get their hands on one of these luxury custom-made choppers which are one of its kind. These custom choppers by Big Dog are unique as no two motorcycles will be the same in India and are street legal.ALSO READ:Has KTM halted production of Duke 200 in India?The K9 Red Chopper -111 sports its macho looks with gravitas. It has a dynamic cutting edge presence which commands ownership of the road. The K9 Red Chopper – 111 is priced at Rs. 59 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) and is powered by an 1807cc, 45-degree V-twin from S&S Superslider.Big Dog Motorcycles is an American motorcycle manufacturing company specializing in high-performance, on-road cruisers and chopper. Founded in 1994, the company has grown to become the largest production-custom motorcycle manufacturer in the world, delivering over 30,000 motorcycles across the globe.ALSO READ:2017 Suzuki Hayabusa launched in India at Rs 13.88 lakhThe K9 Red chopper – 111 is ‘One of One’ built under the aegis of Kansas Motor Works (KMW), which is now known as “BigDogIsBack.com”. BMC, has brought America’s iconic motorcycle company BigDogIsBack.com to India.Samar JS Sodhi, Founder Big Motorcycle Company, said, “For decades, I was planning to get this motorcycle here in India and now finally my dream has come true. I believe that this motorcycle will attract the right rider who is looking for a unique, ‘one of one’ custom chopper which will make its presence felt on the road, and guess what this is completely street legal in India.”advertisementALSO READ:Suzuki GSX250R makes European debut at EICMA 2016He added, “I am extremely delighted that this ‘one of one’ custom made motorcycle is now in India. Once you take a seat on the Big Dog Motorcycle, you will know what makes for ultimate comfort. The chopper’s beastly growl will make your ears stand on end.”last_img read more