April 15, 1995 in Sports


Compiled From Wire Services

Campus police in Gainesville, Fla., are recommending to the State Attorney’s Office that University of Florida senior wide receiver Aubrey Hill be charged with misdemeanor battery for allegedly assaulting his former girlfriend.

According to a University Police Department release, Hill and Sha-Nia Dickerson, 20, were involved in an argument Thursday that culminated in Hill striking Dickerson “in the back of the head, knocking her to the ground.”

USA Boxing has selected Portland and Bend, Ore., as the initial training sites for the 1996 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team.

Team members are scheduled to train in Portland for one week beginning April 27, 1996, then move to a high-altitude training camp in Bend for an additional week, the organization said.

University officials have launched a probe into allegations a Maryland football player bet on college sports.

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