Category: sports

1922 Tournament of Roses

Yesterday we celebrated the 100-year anniversary of Washington & Jefferson College’s undefeated season that propelled the team to the game now known as the Rose Bowl. Yesterday, a few of the surviving family members were honored before the kickoff of W&J’s home opener versus… Continue Reading “1922 Tournament of Roses”

Artificial Turf

Artificial Turf and P.F.A.S. Years ago, when our Peters Township high school switched its football field from natural grass to artificial turf, I was asking one of the right questions: Where will the artificial turf get disposed of when it’s replaced after 10 years?… Continue Reading “Artificial Turf”

No risk it no biscuit

Coach Bruce Arians takes his quote to Super Bowl LV I became a Pittsburgh Steelers fan at just the right moment in time, 1972. The 70’s brought a storied period of NFL football in Pittsburgh along, when the Steelers won 4 Super Bowls over… Continue Reading “No risk it no biscuit”

Steelers Slip on Stairway to Seven

Near perfect season ends with big bowlful of ‘Dog Pound karma‘ Looking back with true 2020 hindsight, it’s a wonder the Steelers had any football season at all. Training camp at Saint Vincent college – Cancelled. Home games at Heinz Field – Empty seats.… Continue Reading “Steelers Slip on Stairway to Seven”