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Edward "Eddy" Prugh is an American soccer player who plays for Skellefteå FF in the Division 1 Norra. Prugh began playing college soccer at Whitworth University, before transferring to the Oregon State University and again to Marshall University in his senior year. Prugh represented Spokane Spiders, Portland Timbers U23s and West Virginia Chaos in the USL Premier Development League. After a trial, Prugh was signed by Swedish club Bodens BK in January 2014, where he appeared in 70 matches for the club during his tenure and tallied 26 goals, he became the captain of the club in his second season. Prugh signed with USL club Colorado Springs Switchbacks on January 24, 2017. Switchbacks bio Eddy Prugh at USL Championship

Calapan

Calapan the City of Calapan, or referred as Calapan City is a 3rd class city and the capital of the province of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 133,893 people; the city serves as the gateway to the Oriental Mindoro province with the implementation of the Strong Republic Nautical Highway an integrated ferry project of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo that extends further to the southern part of the Philippines. The Calapan City Seaport is the largest and busiest seaport on Mindoro Island, just 45 minutes away by ferry boats and roll-on/roll-off ships to-and-fro Batangas City International Seaport. Calapan is one of the only two cities in Region 4-B the other being Puerto Princesa City in Palawan. Calapan serves as the region's administrative center, it is the center of commerce, transport, religious activities and education in the entire province of Oriental Mindoro. Calapan is bounded to the north and north-east by the Calapan Bay and southeast by Naujan, to the west by the Baco.

The city lies at the quadrangle bounded by 13°12.6 and 13°27’ north latitudes and 121°17’ east longitudes. It is 28 nautical miles from the nearest point of Batangas, 45 kilometres south of Batangas City and 130 kilometres south of Manila; the city has an area of 250.06 km2 and is composed of 62 barangays of which 22 are classified as urban and 40, rural. The city has jurisdiction over the Baco Islands and the two Silonay Islets on Calapan Bay; the overall land characteristic is a wide plain with rivers, interspersed with wetlands at the seacoast periphery. The highest elevation is 187 m above sea level at Bulusan Hill, a 6-kilometre long landform east of the city, which interrupts the flat terrain north-east of the Halcon-Baco Mountain Range; the City of Calapan is politically subdivided into 62 barangays. Calapan's climate is described as mild, it is dry from November to April and wet during the rest of the year. February and March have the least rainfall while October and November are the months of greatest rainfall.

Average yearly rainfall is 2,500 to 4,500 millimetres at the City’s south-west portion. The average daily temperature is 22.9 to 28.3 °C. Wind direction throughout the year is variable. Climate is favorable for vegetation throughout the year under the Type III climate type of the Philippine weather bureau, PAGASA, with relative humidity at 81%. Calapan was a small village before the establishment of the first Religious District in Baco; the District convent was transferred to Calapan in 1733 and began its jurisdiction over the Northern Mindoro Ecclesiastical Area. In the early 18th century, the town only occupied a strip of land stretching from Ibaba to Ilaya in a cross-shape facing the present church and cut off by the river. On, succeeding barrios were founded. In 1837, the capital of the province was moved from Puerto Galera to Calapan; when Mindoro became a part of Marinduque on June 13, 1902, the provincial capital was once again moved to Puerto Galera. On November 10, 1902, Mindoro was detached from Marinduque.

In 1903, Calapan once again became the provincial capital. When Mindoro was detached from Marinduque on November 10, 1902, Puerto Galera and San Teodoro were annexed to Calapan in 1905 under Act. 1280, adding a total area of 843 square kilometres. of land. In 1902, under Act 2824, the three municipalities gained their independence. In 1919, the boundary dispute between Calapan and Naujan was adjudicated by Presidentes Agustin Quijano of Calapan and Agustin Garong of Naujan over a portion of the territory of what is now known as the present boundary; the portion of agricultural area was awarded to Naujan, making the area of Calapan much smaller as compared to that of Naujan, now considered as the biggest municipality of the province. In the year 1998, Calapan was converted from a municipality into a component city by virtue of Republic Act No. 8475. The law was authored in Congress by Rep. Renato V. Leviste and was signed by President Fidel Ramos on February 2, 1998. On March 21, 1998, the people of Calapan ratified the creation of the City of Calapan in a plebiscite marking the same day as the city’s foundation day.

Incumbent Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan became the first City Mayor of Calapan. To date, it is the only city in the whole island of Mindoro. Since attaining cityhood, Calapan has witnessed significant improvements in commerce and industry and social services. New commercial establishments were opened providing employment and income opportunities for the residents An expanded program on social services delivery in health care and education, were undertaken; the city’s physical infrastructure was upgraded, which includes the construction of new roads and drainage facilities, as well as a new City Government Center. Tourism was boosted with the opening of inland new hotels. Malls had started rising in the city to cater more to the shopping needs of its people. Sports and events tourism were strengthened as was seen with the large influx of tourists in the city during the MIMAROPARAA, ALCULYMPICS and Ms. Earth Long Gown Competition all in 2011, proofs that indeed the city is capable of handling regional and national activities.

Calapan boasts of many notable accolades and recognitions that it had garnered unde