Tag Archives: Briana Scurry

Obama Continues to Come Through (and Saturday is Here)!

Yesterday President Barack Obama repealed the Mexico City Policy – the infamous gag rule that pulled funding from health care providers who offered (or even just talked about) certain health care options for women.  Yeah, you know what I’m talking … Continue reading

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Trolling Through Tuesday

Check out Susan’s comment on Alison’s post yesterday (and Welcome, Alison – I’m looking forward to hearing what you have to say here)!  Speaking of the Electoral College, I heard an interesting piece on NPR about the Electoral College – … Continue reading

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SI on Solo, Huffington on Nearly Everything Else!

Sports Illustrated has come out with a more in-depth article than I’ve seen to date on Hope Solo, Briana Scurry, and the USWNT’s World Cup Loss to Brazil. Basically, though, my response to this piece is, “Yada, yada, yada.” Not … Continue reading

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Robin Roberts Talks to Elizabeth Edwards … and More USWNT Olympic Roster News and Analysis

Here’s just a quick piece from The Huffington Post, highlighting a Robin Roberts interview with Elizabeth Edwards about her commitment to work with the Obama team – especially focusing on health care issues. Meanwhile Charlie Black’s disturbing statement quoted in … Continue reading

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Matildas Scare USWNT (Again)

Sorry to be a little late on the uptake, but I was away … so just watched the USWNT vs. Australia game last night. The game ended in a 5-4 win for the US and included some moments of offensive … Continue reading

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Utley Utterly Awesome … and Other Sports Stuff

Hey – the Phillies are in first place as of last night’s win over the Giants – and Chase Utley is chasing a Hall of Fame kind of season with the best April he’s ever had – and almost the … Continue reading

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Soccer Stuff from Minnesota and San Diego and Delran and …

It sounds like Briana Scurry is not out of the Olympic picture for the USWNT, but she’s probably third amongst three goalies (Hope Solo and Nicole Barnhart being the other two). It’ll be interesting to see what kind of playing … Continue reading

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Yo, Mo, Where'd You Go?

Well, well, well!  The #2 seeds pulled it out last night, with LSU’s gritty defense and Sylvia Fowles’ inside play sending UNC home.  Then, in an all-offense-all-the-time type game, the Stanford Cardinals sent Maryland packing.  That game featured an awesome … Continue reading

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A Sliver of Soccer

In the slim moments left before March Madness seizes us all, there’s a bit of news from US Soccer.  Head coach Pia Sundhage has named the 26 players she’s inviting to training camp in preparation for the CONCACAF qualifiers next month.  … Continue reading

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So Much to Write About!

This morning my NH world is blanketed with @ 10 inches of what looks to be fluffy snow.  This amazing winter continues apace!  It’s school vacation week in these parts, so at least the plows and busses won’t be trying … Continue reading

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