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Union leaves no doubt

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Union scores six goals in the third period to trounce RPI, 8-3

A lot of fuss over a little PSI

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Never knew what the allowable air pressure in pounds per square inch (PSI) for an NFL football was.
Now I do.
Now we all do.

Union lacking a spark

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
The Mayor’s Cup trophy is only two years old, but it already has a crack in the base.
Should’ve hired the Shakers.

Games should be lots of fun

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
Despite the Las Vegas lines, the NFL conference championship games are delicious matchups

MAAC is just trying to keep up

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference isn’t trying to keep up with the Joneses, but it is trying to keep up with the Smiths, who are trying to keep up with the Joneses.

Adams a true pioneer

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Saratoga teacher and coach Brenda Adams made sure girls' sports were treated taken seriously

Playoffs were worth the wait

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015
There was a moment of cognitive dissonance for me on Monday night when Ohio State won the national championship.
It was when I realized that, well, the NCAA finally got something right.

Taking a run at Geesler a challenge

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
St. Johnsville's John Geesler has run 407.324 miles in six days, one race

NYRA needs to take action

Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015
There has been a depressing and mystifyingly concentrated string of horse deaths since racing at Aqueduct shifted to the inner dirt track on
Dec. 10.

Wright has firm hand on rudder

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015
Marquis Wright sat forward on one of the plush black couches in the Alumni Recreation Center lockerroom on Tuesday afternoon.
Behind him were a few dozen framed photos of past Siena greats, most conspicuously Ronald Moore.
But Wright is not one to look over his shoulder.

New York fans have little to root for

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
New York sports teams having disappointing seasons

Choose your QB wisely

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
Marcus Mariotta, Jameis Winston have pluses and minuses

NFL let Suh off too easy

Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014
The NFL had a chance to hit Ndamukong Suh where it hurt, and stepped off instead.

California Chrome gets nod on Horse of the Year ballot

Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014
California Chrome earns Horse of the Year vote for Eclipse Awards

Union's NCAA title tops charts

Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014
Rummaging through 2014, it soon becomes clear that stuff I wrote about since Jan. 1 falls in The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.

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