Tag Archives: Pia

Updates for Alice!

First off … don’t forget that UConn is poised to set a new winning streak record tonight at 7PM ET on ESPN.  Will you be there?  (Doris … I’d remind you, too … but I didn’t think you’d be interested … Continue reading

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USWNT in Do or Die Match in Chicago Today

The US women’s national soccer team faces off against Italy today in Chicago It’s their second match with Italy … and total goals will determine who goes to Germany to play in the women’s World Cup. A win or a … Continue reading

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Milestones

So, the USWNT beat Costa Rica yesterday … and the milestone, in this case, is that it’s news at all, IMHO.  I saw the first half hour of the game and have to say that given that this was do … Continue reading

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Shocking Developments

On the Men’s World Cup front, stop reading right here if you have yesterday’s games on the DVR and still haven’t watched ’em yet.  We were able to keep the score mum here … and thoroughly enjoyed watching that upset … Continue reading

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Not Only Can They Play Basketball …

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_F8flWogeY then, there are the drums … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6bJYZtRkcQ and then there’s this 4-part video series … The Quest for Perfection. Thanks, mld … UConn’s got it going on! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yn7mJ8nM8ZM httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWsc7XWOL1w httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6h1XbfUVvBI httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pSO8sMvcOo Not to be forgotten … the USWNT plays … Continue reading

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Fear Loses Out … and the Beat Goes On …

Thanks, Gary, for sending along Paul Krugman’s excellent piece (see below) re. the defeat of the GOP’s and Teabaggers’ fear tactics … FINALLY!  And also an enjoyable read is David Frum on Waterloo!  And my third favorite tidbit?  The University … Continue reading

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UConn Sets Record … and Lil is Back!

So UConn survived a small first-half scare from Notre Dame and are now set to face West Virginia in the Big East Final tonight (7PM ET).  They also secured their 71st straight victory – eclipsing the streak that ended in … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Soccer

While I wait for the Eagles’ decisive defeat of the Cowboys tonight to get underway, I thought I’d do a little catching up on the WPS front. The 2010 season gets underway in April.  The Breakers’ home opener is Sundat, … Continue reading

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Happy Tuesday!

All I can say is Yahoo!  Today’s the day that RPE comes home … landing at Logan this afternoon after logging lots of hours in the sky.  She’ll be home and telling stories by dinnertime if everything goes according to … Continue reading

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Phinally Phriday

It’s finally Friday, and after work today I’ll be driving over Hogback to HollyCornblog’s house! She says she’ll have the chiminea going and some homebrews ready for sampling when I get there! In soccer news I see that, apparently, a … Continue reading

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