Monthly Archives: September 2012

IU Women’s Soccer Dominates Sycamores | IUSportCom

As the mellow sunset drifted away over Armstrong Stadium, the Indiana Women’s Soccer team defeated in-state rival Indiana State by a score of 3-1 on Wednesday, improving their record to 5-2-1 for the year. The Hoosiers scored first as Lisa … Continue reading

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Weaving the Webb: Simpson Ascends

This past weekend, sports leagues from different continents combined to give the avid sports fan a dream weekend. There were major league baseball games, Euro 2012, and a Father’s day collision between the NBA Finals and the final round of … Continue reading

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Hoop Dreams, Heavy Weights and a Fond Farewell (Part 3 of 3)

The following day, I got to see the modern-day ‘Dream Team,’ play a game against Lithuania. Walking to the Basketball Arena, it is the longest walk to a venue in Olympic Park, almost a half hour of trying to veer … Continue reading

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Bob Costas, Bikinis and Ferris Wheels (Part 2 of 3)

The next day, Thursday, there were no events to be seen on my part, but I found myself some forty-nine stories high in the air, at the top of the London Eye. As I said before, the Eye is a … Continue reading

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Judo Chop and other tales from London! (Part 1 of 3)

Driving from London’s Heathrow International Airport to our hotel, my brother made the first, and quite possibly my favorite observation, of the 2012 Olympics. “Did you see that sign?” he asked. “That sign just said ‘550 yards to the next … Continue reading

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Wilson Must Emulate Hoosier Basketball to Find Success

Entering the 2012 Division 1-A college football season, Indiana football has virtually no expectations. After going an abysmal 1-11 last fall, which featured nine straight losses to end the season, three different starting quarterbacks, standout wide receiver Damarlo Belcher’s release … Continue reading

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