Tag Archives: tournament

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You thought I’d be writing about the USA, didn’t you?  But this 10-hour, still-undecided tennis match, tops the list of sporting news, I’m afraid.  These guys … John Isner and Nicholas Mahut … are in the throes of qualifying for … Continue reading

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UConn All the Way!

And so, it is done.  UConn started a little bit slow, but gained momentum and seriously outplayed Louisville for the 3rd time in as many meetings this year.  Louisville looked good at the start, but couldn’t sustain momentum against the … Continue reading

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Louisville Does It – Breakers Don't

Amazing game last night as the Louisville Cardinels took it to Oklahoma and are moving on to the national championship game.  Angel McCoughtry came back after a dismal first half and scored 14 of her 18 points in the second … Continue reading

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Wow! Look Who's Number 1!!

I’m not talking about JordanCornblog being # 1 in the men’s bracket this morning.  While that’s true, to point it out would be unseemly. No, I am talking about Cynthia who is perfect on the women’s side and ranks among … Continue reading

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Of Citi, UConn and the USWNT

Okay, of that group, which one(s) would you put your money on? Citi had a good day and the market bounced … meanwhile, Newsweek has put out a great piece outlining the warring amongst the rich – a greed-fed battle … Continue reading

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USWNT vs Sweden for the Crown at the Algarve

The USWNT defeated Norway 1-0 on the strength of a goal by Megan Rapinoe and what sounded like at least one save-for-the-ages by Hope Solo. Now Pia and crew face her homeland (gaaaa – I hate that word – can’t … Continue reading

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Saturday's Here!

Happy Saturday everyone! Looks like it’s going to be one beauty of a day. HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew should be on their way in another couple of hours and if I disappear for a while after they arrive, well, you’ll know … Continue reading

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Thoroughly Thursday

Okay, checking out the scene here on a Thursday morning. I am (of course) in a hurry. So here are some quick updates: HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew will be here this weekend! Hooray! Hopefully the snowstorm/rainstorm that appears to be brewing … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Pat!

Pat Summitt’s Lady Vols gave her a solid, at-home victory over Georgia … and her 1000th win last night!  She wanted to hit the milestone at home on the court named after her – and she did – thanks to … Continue reading

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Mo Gets to Hear Abby … and Other Sunday Miscellany!

Abby Wambach flew to Portland, Maine this past week to be present for the opening ceremonies of the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships. Here’s a link to Blog entries by the players and coaches at the tournament. And guess … Continue reading

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