Archive for February 2013

Shock Hits Athletic Community as Wrestling Chopped From 2020 Olympics

Sitting at my desk, just about ready to leave the office and start class (I teach), my cell phone rings. I pick it up checking to see who might be calling (with the likelihood that I will just let them leave a message) and notice it is my brother. Rare to get a call from... Read more »

USA Special Olympics Team Set Positive Example All Should Follow

On pulling up my Facebook page today, I noticed a post from my friend, two-time Olympic Gold medalist Bart Conner (husband to five-time Olympic Gold medalist Nadia Comaneci), regarding the inspirational story of our USA Special Olympics floor hockey team in their quest to prepare for the Winter Games. Bart is a big supporter of... Read more »