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This and That Tuesday

I had two fairly lengthy blog posts about individually unique items all set to publish. One would be geared towards running and hydration, the other towards education in a way. Now I think you are going to get several small snippets of this and that, all of which may become full blown blog posts in… Continue reading This and That Tuesday

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Maine-Endwell Fall Sports Parade

To celebrate a state championship in football and a very successful fall sports season – both on and off the field as the overall grade average of all fall sports teams was a 92, the Maine-Endwell School District put on a parade for the both the school and the overall communities.  

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State Championships

My children go to a school that is known for its academics, a school that is known for its music program and a school that is known for its sports. When you consider the high school – where sports are played most – has approximately 800 students, it is a miracle that there is more… Continue reading State Championships

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Spirit Week

The week leading up to Homecoming at our local high school – and throughout the district – is called Spirit Week.  Yesterday kicked off the start of Spirit Week 2010 with the annual reversal game.  The girls – juniors versus seniors – play flag football while the boys are cheerleaders.  This year there were two… Continue reading Spirit Week

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Playoff Time in NYS High School Athletics

I have a friend, one that I first met and chatted with online but that I have since met in real life, whose son’s football team was making a run for the NYSPHSAA championship.  I have followed Dad’s posts on Facebook about wins in various  games and it has taken me back.   Tonight, even… Continue reading Playoff Time in NYS High School Athletics

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NCAA Recruiting Rules Change

Surprise!  Surprise! The NCAA thinks it is just like big time professional sports and has an annual meeting to discuss rules and changes to said rules.  If you have ever gone through the NCAA recruiting manual, I am amazed there are not more violations.  It is like reading a state report but much more dry… Continue reading NCAA Recruiting Rules Change

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Diving at Oneonta

I love to go to swim meets that are not at Maine-Endwell.  You see, my son is a diver, not a swimmer.  He does occasionally swim exhibition heats but he does not swim much.  He dives.  So why do I dislike going to home meets?  Maine-Endwell does not currently have a diving board for diving during swim meets. When my… Continue reading Diving at Oneonta