Monthly Archives: March 2009

Oh Snap!

As of this time (9:47 ET) Friday night, Mo is in FIRST PLACE in the Men’s bracket! Can it last through the night? We shall see …

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Madness Update-Halfway to the Elite Eight!

The Wildcats pulled it out – beating Duke quite handily in the end.  Meanwhile, those who had Missouri (Dewd, HollyCornblog) have reason to celebrate!  UConn moved to the Elite Eight with seeming ease, while Pitt looked dicey (as they have … Continue reading

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Good WPS News

I’m liking what I’m reading in this piece from the Washington Post which has Sunday’s attendance at the opening game between the LA Sol and the Washington Freedom at >10,000.  (And I don’t think that’s because Mia is going to … Continue reading

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Thursday – Can It Already be Thursday?

I was going to get caught up on sleep (in the brief lull between bouts of b-ball) last night.  But instead I got caught up in on-line work.  Thoroughly enjoyed it – but sleep suffered, as it often does. A … Continue reading

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All Set on the Women's Sweet 16

Cynthia continues her run, but I predict bumpier days ahead, as she’s got 3 of her teams out of the Elite 8 from the get go.  In second place, jclough325 (aka Jeff) looks to be in good shape, although he … Continue reading

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To Tweet or Not to Tweet

Boltgirl hates it … The Offside loves it … what is it? In-game tweeting by WPS players. Me?  I haven’t made up my mind (surprise).  It seems like a potential distraction for the players .. but for someone not likely … Continue reading

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A Night of Upsets

As someone here said (who was watching her scores plummet last night), “It wasn’t a good night for higher seeds.” Cynthia continues to hold steady at the top, tho’ even she missed that Purdue, Rutgers, Arizona State trifecta. A few … Continue reading

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Before We Continue the Madness, a Brief WPS Commercial Break

Yup – the long-awaited kick off of the Women’s Professional Soccer league is THIS SUNDAY. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ieY77v5z2EM It’s Marta vs. Abby Sunday Night 3/29/09 … 6PM ET on the Fox Soccer Channel.  (Here’s the whole schedule …) And here are the … Continue reading

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Rocky Top Stop

I didn’t stay up to watch it, but Tennessee looked wild (verging on out-of-control) at the start of their game with Ball State last night. Congrats to Ball State on the upset – and good luck to Pat on harnessing … Continue reading

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Canterbury Madness

As Siena battles Louisville … and Mo moves his way up in the brackets … and Cynthia continues to dazzle on the national stage … another day of March Madness leaves the dogs and cats of Canterbury relatively unmoved. What’s … Continue reading

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