Archive for December, 2011

Poem of thoughts

Poem of thoughts

| December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

I figured I’d try my hand at summarizing this past year, so don’t knock my lack of poetic talent. It,s why I do sports Stories and not poems, but enjoy from me to you.   What a year 2011 has been State titles, tough breaking stories We couldn’t ever seem to see the end The […]

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Bring us the shot clock

Bring us the shot clock

| December 27, 2011 | 6 Comments

How many of you have sat in the stands of a high school basketball game and watched a low scoring battle that didn’t get past the 40’s? Better yet, how many of you have sat there and watched a dull game of keepaway that seemed to last forever and you wondered, are there refunds? Well […]

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My  Christmas Wish List

My Christmas Wish List

| December 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

With Christmas Day knocking on the door, I can’t help but think of a wish list. Just a few things that maybe, just maybe, Santa will deliver my tree. I want the Cleveland Browns to contend. We need a quarterback, wide receivers, linebackers, offensive line help and a running back. In other words most of […]

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Great First Step

Great First Step

| December 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

So legendary coach Keith Schrock is now back, in his rightful position, at the helm of the Smithville football program, well at least for now. Sitting in the Green Local Board of Education meeting Wednesday night, I was left kind of stunned, happy, yet somewhat dismayed, as I have been since this story unfolded. I […]

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Bad times for Smithville

Bad times for Smithville

| December 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

The past few days have been quick, stunning, breathtaking and at times just a little too much. All of this addresses perfectly the situation in Smithville and the coup by the Green Local Board of Education and Interim Superintendent Judy Robinson. It definitely leaves this writer scratching my head and wondering, what exactly were these […]

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Wooster football coaching search will be interesting to follow

Wooster football coaching search will be interesting to follow

| December 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

Wooster’s going to form a plan to pick a new football coach ASAP and open up the search after Mike McCreary’s resignation Monday. It will be interesting to see how it plays out. It seems to me the OCC school w/ the second-most boys should be in the title hunt most years, and it’s hard […]

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Will you do a “Tebow?”

Will you do a “Tebow?”

| December 6, 2011 | 1 Comment

What is going on in Denver and with Tim Tebow? Is it okay the way he flaunts his religious belief on every play and every moment he gets? Where do you draw the line? Well for right or for wrong, I am going to weigh in on this. Granted I have heard the pundits on […]

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My Fall Awards & Thoughts

My Fall Awards & Thoughts

| December 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Last thoughts on this past fall season….. First congratulations to the Norwayne Football team on winning the state title! I know, I am the guy who wrote a blog earlier stating and backing up how I thought Orrville stood head and shoulders over the ’Cats. Obviously by the way Wayne County rallied this past Saturday, […]

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