Harrisburg, Pa. — Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission officials abruptly opened the state’s trout season Tuesday morning in an effort to reduce opening-day crowds amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
How long have you been officiating? Nov of 2019 marked my 30th year of PIAA basketball officiating and I think I have 22 years as PIAA softball umpire. Not exactly sure on softball, but that should be close.
MANSFIELD – The 2019-20 Mountaineer Athletic season featured record-breaking and all-conference performances, personal bests, a national ranking, two all-time seasons, two All-American selections and outstanding academic achievement.
What got you into officiating? My father has been official for as long as I can remember. At a young age, maybe 8 or 9, he started bringing me to games with him. I also enjoyed hanging with him and the other refs and, sometimes coaches, after games and getting candy and soda.
My Grandfather, William F. “Mac” McCloskey taught me many wonderful things at an early age. One item was that he wrote things down on paper. When I first asked him about it, he stated that he had to make a list to make sure that he got everything on that list each time he went to town.
COVID-19 has, sadly, brought a whole new meaning to the term “spring fever.” And while it has disrupted everyone’s daily life, along the way it has also impacted the sporting community, notably as anglers eye the opening of the New York and Pennsylvania trout seasons.
Harrisburg, Pa. — Pennsylvania deer hunters bagged 389,431 whitetails last season, the highest total in 15 years, according to figures from the state’s Game Commission.
The Division I Council on Monday voted to allow schools to provide spring-sport student-athletes an additional season of competition and an extension of their period of eligibility.
Works at Tim Franklin Ins Agcy. 20 years insurance agent. Married to Angie Franklin. 2 kids Thailey and Trenden (Illinois). Assistant coach Northeast Bradford school and Founder of BC Pride fast pitch softball organization.
In its 35th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, selected Dallion Johnson, a member of Penn State’s class of 2020, as its 2019-20 Gatorade Massachusetts Boys Basketball Player of the Year. The award, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic exc…
The New York State Public High School Athletic Association announces the cancellation of the remaining winter state championship events. The impacted championship events include the boys and girls basketball regionals and state championships, as well as the ice hockey and bowling championshi…
The Mansfield Destroyers signed four Division 1 Rider University players, including a 2019 fan-favorite Kyle Smith. We are thrilled to have these four very talented guys coming to play for us this summer.