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canyon

Radiation safety
A popular term for a plutonium reprocessing plant—e.g., in Hanford, Washington, or the Savannah River Site (SRS), which is 440 m tall.

Sport medicine
See Canyoning.
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Bates met with Canyons coach Chuck Lyon on Monday but has yet to make a decision on his future.
Canyons dominated the women's competition, defeating the highly regarded Mission Viejo Nadadores 2,849-2,046.
particularly in the Southwest, where many colorful slot canyons can only be explored with the techniques adapted from rock climbing.
II, outshot and outplayed the Cowboys to earn a 3-1 quarterfinal playoff victory Friday night at College of the Canyons.
That was the year Canyon, led by Michigan-bound Ken Sollom, defeated Hart, led by UCLA-bound Jim Bonds, in a 42-32 shootout in front of more than 8,000 at College of the Canyons.
5 Valencia 52-45 Thursday at College of the Canyons, setting up a league final of sorts next Thursday against Hart of Newhall.
Marcus Crawford scored a 2-yard run in overtime to lift top-ranked College of the Canyons to a 21-15 victory over visiting Palomar of San Marcos.
VALENCIA - It's never easy, but the College of the Canyons women's basketball team keep winning.
The state Commission on Athletics will begin reviewing videotape today to determine whether to impose sanctions against College of the Canyons following an on-field brawl at the conclusion of Saturday's California Community College Championship game in Bakersfield.
Hart High broke open a six-point game by scoring three touchdowns in the second half to defeat Saugus 35-8 in a Foothill League junior varsity football game Friday at College of the Canyons.
With Kyle Bauer stepping into the starting-quarterback job and the College of the Canyons football team searching for answers after its first loss of the year, this afternoon's game against Harbor College bears a striking number of similarities to the two teams' matchup last season.
As the College of the Canyons football team went about preparing for today's home opener against Santa Ana College, Cougars coach Chuck Lyon didn't shy away from showing his players the tape from last year's loss to the Dons - the one that spoiled what would have been Canyons' perfect season.