The Last Dance

The Last Dance

Not seeing Michael Jordan play live and in his miraculous prime remains one of my biggest regrets as a sports fan. I wrote that goal down some time in the early 1990s on the sports-events-I-need-to-see-before-I-die list I still check from time to time. Like almost everyone else on this planet, I knew he was one [...]

Cleared for takeoff

Cleared for takeoff

The Dayton Flyers picked up some fans in an unlikely place Sunday afternoon as they fought their way to an Atlantic 10 Women's Basketball Championship. We watched with a series of kind strangers and an amiable bartender at Legends Bar in Suring,Wisconsin as our grand niece Shakeela Fowler and her teammates beat VCU 52-48 to [...]