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USGA made a double bogey Sunday

June 21, 2016 The rules fiasco with eventual winner Dustin Johnson during Sunday’s 116th U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club was not good then, was not good yesterday and will not be good for some tim. more »»

I have failed as a father, and will do so again

June 20, 2016 Happy Father’s Day, a day lat. more »»

Father’s Day can be shared every day

June 19, 2016 At the end of every present-opening session of a birthday party or Christmas celebration as a child, I can distinctly remember my grandfather letting me know I spoiled I was. more »»

Which is it?

June 7, 2016 Accident: ¯ A sudden event (such as a crash) that is not planned or intended and that causes damage or injury; ¯ An event that is not planned or intended: An event that occurs by chance; Decision: ¯... more »»

Football coach talks failure and recruiting

May 12, 2016 Being in this business, I tend to peruse and read a lot of things. That includes many things I know I won’t necessarily agree with. But, that’s how you learn and get varying opinions. more »»

’Cutch must learn from blunders in field, clubhouse

May 6, 2016 It’s one thing for a disgruntled baseball fan to call for the head of a hapless manager. It’s another thing for a star baseball player to call for the head of a gameday employee he doesn’t even kno. more »»

Oakmont: Fast greens, great scenery

April 27, 2016 To take in Oakmont Country Club from the first tee is breathtaking. I cannot imagine looking at the 1994 Oakmont. Actually, really don’t want to. more »»

Life continues around the wide world of sports

April 11, 2016 “Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. more »»

It all clicks for Bucs early on

April 8, 2016 It’s only been three games for the Pittsburgh Pirates, but it feels like Buctober again. This time around, the Bucs have downed the Cards. The opening series sweep of the St. more »»

Here comes a pitch for perseverance

April 3, 2016 In the summer of 2011, I was fortunate enough to live out a lifelong drea. more »»

Heads up at the old ballgame

March 13, 2016 There are signs all over the lower level of PNC Park and in professional ballparks across the country. more »»

Chemistry: A little bit of this, a little bit of that

March 12, 2016 A pinch of this. A dash of that. A drop of this. A sprinkle of that. A hint of this. A tinge of tha. more »»

Student support makes games great

March 7, 2016 The purpose of a student section at a basketball game is to provide vocal and visual support to the team on the court. more »»

Which one would you pick?

March 4, 2016 Giraffe. Gorilla. Cheetah. Dog. Turtle. Ant. Which creature has the best perspective of life? The giraffe sees a lot, but cannot see what the ant see. more »»

UFC Pittsburgh packs a punch, gains a fan

February 26, 2016 After sitting through five hours of power-punching, kicking and hitting, I was confused as to why a UFC fighter would “tap out” after laying on the ground for about 30 seconds. more »»

Life continues around the wide world of sports

February 1, 2016 The dab. It’s pretty much everywhere. Cam Newton introduced the world to it. I’ve seen it on vines, memes and gifs in all sorts of circumstances. more »»

Can OSU recruits be repeat of 2013 class?

February 1, 2016 COLUMBUS — Three years ago Urban Meyer signed one of the greatest recruiting classes in Ohio State football history. more »»

Life around the wide world of sports; no Ws

January 25, 2016 Today is the cutoff date for the OVAC Girls Basketball Championships Feb. 6 at Ohio University-Eastern. Except for Class 4A, the top four in each classification are set. more »»

WIAA sparks a discussion; athlete benched

January 14, 2016 aThe Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association sent an e-mail to its schools last month outlining standards by which students sections at high school sports contests should follo. more »»

Walker’s faith is paramount in his career

January 11, 2016 So many people say they cannot afford the time to attend religious services on weekends. There’s always an excuse. more »»

Happy New Year

January 1, 2016 “A man’s pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit. ” — Proverbs 29:23 I’ve talked here for years about being a good teammate. The team is bigger than one perso. more »»


Never Alone WV meeting June 27, 2016

"Never Alone WV" holds weekly meetings of support for various addictions, each Monday night at 6 p.m. at the St. Paul Rectory. If any questions, call 304-797-1579. more »

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Trump, the phenomenon

February 26, 2016 Super Tuesday looms ahead. Now, I should be making more guacamole, buying some wings and some good beer because this Super day is way more important to life than Super Bowl Sunday. more »

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