By now we are all familiar with the term, “soccer mom.” I’d venture a guess that we have all come in contact with this minivan-driving, lawn-chair toting, snack-packing individual who has become an icon in American society. Maybe you are a soccer mom yourself and since we just recently celebrated Mother’s Day, I wanted to send out a salute to all the soccer moms who have made sacrifices to support their kids.
Boys never really grow up they just grow older. I was fairly convinced of this truth before I began covering sports for the paper, but after several months at this job, I have no doubt. We are incorrigible.
To all you area golf courses and driving ranges, consider this your warning. I bought my first set of golf clubs over the weekend.
What happened to David being the crowd favorite when he battles Goliath? Why would "sports fans" rather be right than root for a great story and risk being wrong?