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Chillin' with Dylan- NBA musings

November 2, 2012

By DYLAN MALONE    
    Could it really be basketball season already?
    I’ve been counting the days but it still snuck up on me with all of the winning fall sports teams. Yes, Jet fans, I know you’re still going tomorrow against North Miami but I want to look ahead a little.
    I won’t talk about the county teams yet (you’ll have to wait for the DDD’s winter preview coming out mid-November…) but the college and NBA are getting underway.

Chillin' with Dylan

October 25, 2012

By DYLAN MALONE    
    Winning is everything to the student/athletes who partake in high school sports. For all athletes who play the games the main goal SHOULD be to win but something about high schoolers and in many cases the college level makes it seem that much more prideful when the stakes are high. Maybe it’s the higher chance of failure from players who are not professional status. Maybe since at the high school level and in college towns the fans are that much more prideful.

Chillin' with Dylan- Sectional football

October 18, 2012

By DYLAN MALONE
    We’ve been here before.
    Bellmont entered last year’s sectional sporting a worse record than this season when they defeated Western to win the sectional title starting the playoffs at 3-5.
    The Braves sit at 4-4 and have looked lost at times this season in the second half but also had moments of clarity, particularly in the passing game, that have led to wins against teams they should beat.

From Left Field

October 11, 2012

By BOB SHRALUKA
    Okay, no ranting. Been done here before on the same subject. More than once. And, obviously, it does no good. So let's try to hold down the anger, the fury, and the cussing, to say nothing of the ^#$@*&* blood pressure. (Oops.)

Digital Views

October 11, 2012

By MARK TURNER
    Nearly everyone at one time or another has read a comic book. More often than not we associate those drawn color images with our childhood and leave it at that. The fact is that comics are no longer a source of entertainment for children for the most part, instead covering topics like drug addiction, alcoholism, homosexuality and more.

Chillin' with Dylan- The Yankee who couldn't...

October 11, 2012

By DYLAN MALONE
    Alex Rodriguez is the highest paid player in professional baseball. He is also one of the most controversial thanks to the admission to steroids before the 2010 season started.
    In 2007, A-Rod signed a ridiculous 10-year $252 million contract with New York. Now, at age 38, Rodriguez is swiftly declining down a path of eeeesh and the Yankees are in the middle of a playoff push.

From Left Field

October 4, 2012

By BOB SHRALUKA
    "Don't it always seem to go
    "That you don't know what you've got
    "Till it's gone
    "They paved paradise
    "And put up a parking lot"
    Those lyrics from Joni Mitchell's "Big Yellow Taxi" back in the day always seem to say a lot. A lot of lot!

Digital Views

October 4, 2012

By MARK TURNER
    It's sad to think that an entire generation has grown up with no clue as to what horror really means. Today's youth thinks of horror as either serial killers with personality or ghostly encounters done with a hand-held camera.

Chillin' with Dylan

October 4, 2012

A Hodge-podge of sports talk
    

Chillin' with Dylan- Ball State football

September 27, 2012

By DYLAN MALONE
    Like the baseball teams headed to play at Parkview Field in the spring, the football teams in the ACAC take a trip to “big boy town” to battle at Ball State’s football facility in Muncie for an experience many on the field will not feel again after high school.
    There will be four games played on Saturday with the Jets opening up against the Southern Wells Raiders, then Bluffton and Heritage, Leo and Woodlan, and the night cap will be South Adams and Garrett.

   New Haven comes to town tonight in the first NHC volleyball match of the season for...
    The three county golf teams met up at Cross Creek on Wednesday night playing...
    Tonight the Squaws host non-conference foes Northrop at the Teepee starting...

 

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