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Then as we were almost upon her I yelled to my companions to hold tight, and throwing the little vessel into her highest speed I deflected her bows at the same instant until we were running horizontally and at terrific velocity straight for the cruiser's keel.
Plymouth goalkeeper David Stockdale made an excellent save to deny Thompson before the break, but just after the hour mark Woolford got into the area and his shot was deflected in for a victory which saw them move two points clear of the bottom three, while Plymouth remain second from bottom.
Wolves doubled their lead when Webb deflected Jaidi's pass to Keogh (left) who sprinted clear to feed Kightly who set up Vokes to score from close range.
Four minutes later, he dramatically clawed away deflected shot from Fiorentina kid Stevan Jovetic to ensure his side went home with a point.
However, Spurs were not about to concede the points and dragged themselves back into the game when Danny Murphy's shot was deflected home by Steven Taylor.
Gretna took the game to Clyde and James Grady was unlucky with a deflected shot which went wide.
SAINTS moved into the fourth round of the Fife Cup thanks to two deflected goals.
With time running out Dove went close again when his long-range shot was deflected onto the woodwork.
When asked about the rescue, however, Riley deflected any praise and stressed that the lifeguard staff at the lake is well trained and constantly watchful of swimmers and boaters.
At CEBAF, such signals would allow researchers to distinguish between electrons -- which are deflected by a target's protons or nuclei -- and particles known as pions, which can be created in high-energy interactions between electrons and protons.
The 32-year-old won the match after nine minutes after curling a deflected free-kick past Scott Flinders.
DANNY MURPHY'S deflected goal rescued Fulham two minutes into injury time.