| Jun 18, 2010
| 7:40 AM
It's been more than 3 years since Universal Orlando and Warner Bros. announced on May 31, 2007, that they were forming a partnership to produce Wizarding World of Harry Potter, "a theme park within a theme park" to be built at Universal's Islands of...
| Oct 30, 2009
All of the stands were across from the Xavier bench, so there was a definite sense of isolation for the Falcons last Friday night at Hamden.
"Absolutely, we were in a hostile environment," Xavier coach Sean Marinan said. "But you know what? It was very...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 11:20 AM
Regional Friday is always entertaining, but sometimes is one of the more un-predictable weeks of the IHSAA post-season. I feel like it is the one week where upsets can and do happen for a number of reasons.
Many teams set a primary goal of winning a...
| Nov 20, 2009
— You'd think Chad Pinder would've already experienced enough athletic thrills in 2009 to satisfy him.
In January, he buried an NBA-length 3-pointer to give Poquoson High a basketball upset of Tabb, then in June he pitched a complete game in the...
| Jan 8, 2010
Congratulations to the Alabama Crimson Tide, who are the national champions of college football. Let's recognize, too, the Mountain West Conference as winners of the Bowl Challenge Cup. But, most of all, kudos to the Big Ten Conference, for not again...
| Jan 10, 2010
Steven Hess walked into the postgame press conference with whipped cream dangling from his hair.
Being the one hit with whipped cream means you've done something special for William and Mary's men's basketball team.
Hess scored a career-high 16 points...
| Jan 17, 2010
Saturday's CAA men's basketball results clearly delineated the caste system in the conference, and Old Dominion is firmly in the ruling class.
Ben Finney scored 19 points as the Monarchs never were challenged, cruising to a 71-48 win against Drexel at...
| Feb 3, 2010
| 6:26 PM
Eighteen high school student-athletes chose today to join Liberty's football program, as the high school standouts officially signed their national letters of intent for the upcoming 2010-11 academic year.
The class of 18 signees is the second largest of...
| Nov 21, 2008
Tomorrow is semi-final Saturday, and I am predicting all 16 games.
Rockford (11-1) vs. Livonia Stevenson (11-1), 10:30AM, Spartan Stadium
Rockford's only loss was to Muskegon (12-0), the Rams won the 2004 and 2005 D1 titles and were...
| Oct 5, 2009
| 8:32 PM
And then there were two
regular season games remaining. Next week at this time we'll be anticipating the IHSAA Sectional Draw and the high school football post-season. As I've mentioned before in this space, nothing better than the air getting a bit...
| Oct 22, 2009
| 10:19 AM
I have always used sports analogies to help me out in my day-to-day life. Also, while growing up, I used to have a much easier time learning things if I could find some way to relate it back to sports. Board races were a great way to learn mathematics....
| Aug 6, 2010
The Allen Eagles are a North Texas high school football powerhouse, which is why Head Coach Tom Westerberg is not worried that he doesn't have a starting quarterback yet.
Like the Southlake Carroll Dragons and the Trinity Trojans, the Allen Eagles have...