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March 16, 1997 | JEFF FLETCHER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The coach who knows Kevin Singleton as a player and an assistant says he has figured out what makes Cal State Northridge's new linebacker coach such a good teacher. It's nothing you would recommend to a friend. "Kevin's life experiences are just superior to most of ours," Arizona football Coach Dick Tomey said. "He's had the best and worst of it." At the height of Singleton's life, he was a star linebacker at Arizona with an NFL career in his future.
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March 16, 1997 | JEFF FLETCHER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The coach who knows Kevin Singleton as a player and an assistant says he has figured out what makes Cal State Northridge's new linebacker coach such a good teacher. It's nothing you would recommend to a friend. "Kevin's life experiences are just superior to most of ours," Arizona football Coach Dick Tomey said. "He's had the best and worst of it." At the height of Singleton's life, he was a star linebacker at Arizona with an NFL career in his future.
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July 23, 1989
Arizona linebacker Kevin Singleton is improving and responding well to initial chemotherapy treatment for leukemia, his physician said in Tucson.
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October 4, 1990 | MAL FLORENCE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Kevin Singleton said it was in late June or early July of 1989 that he began to feel fatigued while working out. "I just thought I was overworking, so I'd just take a week off," the Arizona linebacker said. "That week turned into a year." On July 13, 1989, it was determined that Singleton had acute leukemia. Chemotherapy and other treatments began, and they took their toll as his weight dropped from 235 to 200 pounds.
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July 27, 1989 | Associated Press
Kevin Singleton, a University of Arizona linebacker being treated for leukemia, was released Wednesday from University Medical Center. His doctor said Singleton was headed toward remission. Singleton, who expressed his thanks for widespread support, said his acute lymphblastic leukemia is "a challenge for me. I handle challenges. I live to destroy, to dominate challenges."
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August 8, 1990 | FROM TIMES WIRE SERVICES
The NCAA has granted leukemia-stricken University of Arizona linebacker Kevin Singleton a sixth year of eligibility, the Tucson Citizen said in today's editions. Thirteen months ago, Singleton's condition was diagnosed as acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Since the original diagnosis, Singleton's condition has gone into remission. He received a bone marrow transplant from his twin brother, Chris, in January.
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October 4, 1990 | MAL FLORENCE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Kevin Singleton said it was in late June or early July of 1989 that he began to feel fatigued while working out. "I just thought I was overworking, so I'd just take a week off," the Arizona linebacker said. "That week turned into a year." On July 13, 1989, it was determined that Singleton had acute leukemia. Chemotherapy and other treatments began, and they took their toll as his weight dropped from 235 to 200 pounds.
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July 14, 1989 | Associated Press
University of Arizona football player Kevin Singleton has been diagnosed with a form of acute leukemia and began chemotherapy several days ago because his condition was potentially fatal, a cancer specialist said Thursday. Singleton, a 6-foot-2, 231-pound senior linebacker who was an All-Pacific 10 Conference honorable mention selection last season, was hospitalized last Friday at University Medical Center. Dr. Robert M.
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August 8, 1990 | FROM TIMES WIRE SERVICES
The NCAA has granted leukemia-stricken University of Arizona linebacker Kevin Singleton a sixth year of eligibility, the Tucson Citizen said in today's editions. Thirteen months ago, Singleton's condition was diagnosed as acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Since the original diagnosis, Singleton's condition has gone into remission. He received a bone marrow transplant from his twin brother, Chris, in January.
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January 31, 1990
Kevin Singleton, University of Arizona linebacker battling leukemia, remained in critical but stable condition, four days after receiving a bone marrow transplant from his twin brother.
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July 27, 1989 | Associated Press
Kevin Singleton, a University of Arizona linebacker being treated for leukemia, was released Wednesday from University Medical Center. His doctor said Singleton was headed toward remission. Singleton, who expressed his thanks for widespread support, said his acute lymphblastic leukemia is "a challenge for me. I handle challenges. I live to destroy, to dominate challenges."
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March 5, 1997
Royal High girls' volleyball player Nikki Guerra has signed a letter of intent with Arkansas State. A 6-foot middle blocker, Guerra was a Times' all-region selection last fall. She chose Arkansas State over Central Connecticut and Cal State L.A. "I walked in their gym," Guerra said, "and it seats about 10,000 people and I said, 'Oh my God . . . I can see myself playing here.' " Santa Clara High's Marianne Moll committed to play for Cal Lutheran.
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