- Thursday, April 15, 2010
Mike Eckert: Trip proves productive
You can hear it in Adam Schriber's voice. He's exhausted. And for good reason. It's been a wild three-week road trip for the Traverse City resident, one of Golf Magazine's Top 100 teachers. It started with the final week in March. Schriber traveled to California to watch Candie Kung and Morgan Pressel play at the LPGA Tour's Kia Classic.Continued ...
- Tuesday, April 6, 2010
James Cook: Stars on the verge
Bo Jacobs better be ready. After Saturday's second straight beatdown by the Traverse City North Stars, the Janesville coach said the team needed something to spark them a goal, a big hit or a fight. Since the first one is not a certainty and the second could put the Stars on the power play, a fight seems the best bet.Continued ...
- Saturday, September 12, 2009
James Cook: Lions, fans may need shrink
So, you're a Lions fan. There probably are worse things to be. I can't think of many right now, but there has to be. "Research shows that the sense of belonging, even if it's a losing team, is actually good for you and has positive effects on health," says Dr. Eddie O'Connor, Chief Sports Psychologist for Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. "So I encourage people to stay avid fans, but back away from the expectation and enjoy the process of competition."Continued ...
- Saturday, April 18, 2009
Claire Walters: Crunch time for training
Five weeks before the marathon, essentially the equivalent of running final exams, wouldn't be my first choice for travel, mainly because all of the distractions that make keeping up with a training regimen difficult. Nevertheless, I'm spending this week in northeast Ohio, visiting my parents, brother and sister, who made the trip from Asheville, N.C.Continued ...