Purchase of bowling equipment

You can walk into almost any bowling alley today and find a pro shop ready to sell you any type of equipment you might need to take your game to the next level. My writing on the bowling industry has taken a bit of a turn towards the rising cost of participating in the sport. One of the biggest costs […]

Emily MacLeod and Michigan State win the 2010 NCAA Great Lakes Regional Cross Country Championships

For the Michigan State women’s cross country team, now is the time to win. And believe me, the Spartans have made that decision very clear recently. Fresh from winning the Big Ten Conference title, the women of Michigan State displayed the same great talent and resilience as they once again raced to victory with individual and team titles at the […]

Training outside linebackers

The most difficult position on the field for most defenses is outside linebacker. In a typical 8-man Front, such as 3-5-3 or 4-2-5 defenses, these players have dual responsibilities. Responsibility The outside linebacker is primarily responsible for containing the run, forcing the ball carrier to back inside on edge runs. It can also force the ball carrier to bubble up […]

Songs that succeed despite seven-word titles

While playing an online game similar to Danger, I was intrigued by one of the categories. It was titled “Seven Letters, One Syllable,” a category of words that an English teacher like me should have excelled at. Unfortunately, I managed to answer only three of the six questions, although all the words were familiar to me. Two of the ones […]