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Archive for the 'Sports' Category

Atlanta United

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

When I was in school at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd Stadium, the football stadium on campus, had artificial turf and was more or less indestructible. So Georgia Tech didn’t care much that us students used it during the offseason. When I was a freshman, we would have pickup soccer games on the field. I was […]

To Dublin and Back Again

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

After a trip to London two years ago, I felt like that itch had been scratched. I was not really interested in going across the ocean again. Then we got the news that Georgia Tech, that football team I spend too much time and money following, would be playing their first ever game in Dublin, […]

Lacrosse

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Bandwagon

Friday, April 17th, 2015

I grew up on Mark Price, John Salley, Kenny Anderson, Dennis Scott and other NBA greats. The first NCAA Tournament that I remember was the famous 1985 one when Villanova beat Georgetown, but also in that tournament Georgia Tech made a run all the way to the elite 8 before losing to Georgetown. I had […]

Silverbacks vs. Fire – US Open Cup

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

This has been the summer of soccer. The World Cup has been on TV in our house all month and I, like most everyone in our country, was held captive by the US Men’s National Team as they advanced into the Round of 16. In a couple years, the MLS is coming to Atlanta and […]