As part of our Holy Rosary boys group we went ice skating on the skating rink behind the parish offices. Mark did very well for his first time, Luke had fun, and cousins Levi and Elijah were flying all over the rink! Luke and Elijah Mark and Levi
Milwaukee Bucks mascot "Bango" performing a dunk from a 16-foot ladder. From what I read about this, "Bango" kept this quiet and didn't even practice it, so the team wouldn't try to stop him from doing it. The video has almost 3 million views in a couple of days!
I usually post sports items at sportspig.com, but I'm moving the site because of the slowness of my administration area, so posting this here instead. Anyway, I was reading the Highlight Reel Lions Blog and saw a link to an article about footage of the Lions last championship in 1952. VolBrian at Pride of Detroit [...]
A neat article on the Wigton Family and the fact that all 10 children have played basketball at Lake Leelanau St. Mary School. I've coached 6 of them at various points in their basketball or baseball careers. All great kids (and adults now), but now I feel old! Read 10-for-10 in the Leelanau Enterprise
Red Wings forward Dallas Drake brought the Stanley Cup to Traverse City on Labor Day as a fundraiser for Grand Traverse Hockey Association's New Skater Fund. Here's Grandpa Koot with the Stanley Cup. Lookin' good! Photography for the day was donated by Joe McGraw, Rick Cover, Tara Noffsinger and Cindy Hughes. On a side note, [...]
Ralph Kluk had some bowling balls, lots of room in his front yard, and what he did next you won't believe. Kluk took 20 cans of spray paint, 59 bowling balls, and some 40 feet of black piping to construct a 700 pound Rosary. Kluk is a native of Poland, and even had a pen [...]
Chris and I took the older boys and their friend Marshall to the Traverse City Beach Bums game versus the Kalamazoo Kings. It was the 2nd game ever for the Beach Bums and ended up being their first victory. You can check out a game recap here. The boys were very excited as part of [...]