Monthly Archives: August 2016

For High School Football Players: The Time is Now

High school football in Maine marks changes unlike any other season in Maine.  Sitting at Doyle Field in Brewer on a balmy late summer Friday night, thoughts turned to twelve weeks from now.  My game day attire will likely be significantly different.  Gone will be the t-shirt and shorts.  As summer fades and a cool, […]

Little League Rules Seek to Maintain Fair Ball

For eleven days a community about the size of Bangor, tucked away off the beaten path in central Pennsylvania, is the epicenter of the baseball world.  Crowds, of which many of their major league counterparts would be envious of, will storm upon its two stadiums.  Millions more around the world tune in to watch the […]

Australians Teach Lessons of Friendship at SLWS

One week.  Nineteen Games.  Moments that will be engraved in memory banks for years to come.  The 2016 Senior League World Series had more than its share of highlight reel moments.  Mark Mailloux’ full extension catch near the tarp in right field will forever be etched in tourney lore.  The acrobatic feat helped thwart a […]