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Alan Vanderbilt June 11, 2014 at 06:13 pm
Parents ruin sports..
sportsnut July 14, 2014 at 06:39 am
Alan I agree. Parents coach to get their kids and kids friends a leg up. Kids are choosen too basedRead More on parents and kids being friends. Take AAU and All-Stars and positions in each sport. Parents coach because they want their kid in prime positions, kids are friends with certain kids or because a family does not like someone but the kid has talent not playing. You need "out of area" coaches to come and determine if a kid is "that good" to be at the next level not "locals" whom coach because that is the only way the kid will get playing time.
CowDung July 23, 2014 at 09:20 am
sportsnut: Seems like a perfect opportunity for you to get involved in coaching... If nothingRead More else, becoming a coach will give you a voice in the league to lobby for equal playing time for all kids, and rotation of positions--particularly at the lower levels.
Denise Bell February 26, 2013 at 07:25 pm
This is so ridiculous. This rival has been going on for years and I am a graduate of University CityRead More in the 80's. If it was a rival back then why is it still going on? They don't know why it is still going on. U. City and Normandy need to be removed from the same league and move on!!!!
Billy Frank Thornton February 26, 2013 at 09:08 pm
Remembering the wrestling match between U. City and Normandy in 1965. U.City's Bobby Blitz, now aRead More prominent attorney, was wrestling a tough Normandy opponent. Bobby had had problems with shoulder dislocations...during the match Blitz's shoulder went out several times. Bobby's father, the late Morris Blitz would come down from the stands and replace Bobby's shoulder...tape him up. Bobby's father had been a professional wrestler after WW2...but was the Superinent of Normandy High School at the time. But, that was many years ago...
George Lenard February 26, 2013 at 10:17 pm
What are you trying to say, Mikey? Please say it clearly.
James Crowe December 31, 2012 at 05:10 pm
What about University City High's girls track team winning the state championship??
Maggie Rotermund January 2, 2013 at 02:38 pm
James, Thanks for the comment. These are the top read sports stories of 2012. Maggie
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