All Time is Jumpin Joe DiMaggio 13 seasons with the Yanks, 13 time Allstar, 9 time WSC and 3 time AL MVP. Nicklas Liidstrom NHL, and Kevin Garnett NBA.
WPIAL- Last Saturday the Heinz Filed WPIAL Championship was held with Central Catholic winning the 6A class, Thomas Jefferson winning the 4A, Central Valley winning the 3A, Clairton winning the 1A. This Saturday you have Avonworth taking on Washington in the 2A at Norwin HS at 12noon, and Peters taking on Gateway at Norwin at 6pm in 5A. This week in the PIAA Bracket Central Catholic takes on State Collage at NA in 6a, TJ takes on Cathedral Prep at NH in 4A, Central Valley awaits winner of Sharon/Bald eagle in 3A, Clairton awaits the winner of Coudersport/Farrell in 1A.
PGA Tour- Brendon Todd won the OHL Classic last weekend at El Camaleon Golf Club in Mexico, this week the PGA heads to Sea Island Seaside Course in the RSM Classic in Georgia. Lots of the big names are not in this tournament , but are gearing up for the Hero World Challenge and the Bahama swing as well as the Presidents Cup in Australia coming up soon. Then they move into the Hawaii Swing.
Penguins- played the Islanders tonight the Pens ?? In the last few games the Pens have bounced back n fourth with a few losses and a few wins. A big on over the Leafs Saturday the Power play is still shitty, (pens got one tonight) and we now know that Crosby is out 6 weeks after surgery for a sports hernias . The Pens find themselves in 4th spot in the division with Canes and Flyers right there in the points. Tonight game was big with the Islanders in second with 29 in points and the Caps lead the division with 36.
Pirates- the team has introduced Ben Cherington as GM. Did you watch the Presser? Sounds like we are in for an entire over haul. From Bob Nutting, no one is out of the question on trades and signings. The Presser was good, but not reassuring . “The confines of what I have to deal with is what ill work with” from Cherington. Bell- Borras guy, trade bait, or play him out till 2022 or offer 200 mill plus and see what happens? Vasquez is up on 21 new charges in Westmorland County, and Pierogi Tryouts are going on, you must be able to run 215 yards in 60 seconds or less in costume. And also learn the Bucco Brigade stuff as well. Open for appearances an such as well and be available 57 out of 81 games.
Pitt- had an OT win over UNC last Thursday Night 34-17 with Kenny Pickett being named ACC Offensive player of the week. He was 25/42 359yds, 1 TD 0 Int and running for 2 more himself. Pitt got their first win in Football over UNC since joining the ACC and have to travel to Blacksburgh to take on VT that is the #25 team in the country this Saturday at 3:30 .
PSU- handled Indiana pretty well in Happy Valley last Saturday 34-27. The score doesn’t reflect the game here. Lots of field goals and Defensive scores in this game.. PSU has #2 OSU this week in the Horseshoe Shake Up Could Happen.
WVU- the Mountaineers came away with a win in Kansas St last Saturday 24-20. The EER’s Dominate the game from the get go and knock them out of the top 25 this week. This week OK State is coming in to Morgantown Saturday at 12 noon.
ND- the Irish handled the Midshipmen 52-20 in South Bend this past Saturday . Ian Book tossed 5 TD’s total with 284yds and 14/20. The Irish mad sure that their Rival didn’t sneak up on them. Next week the Irish have Boston College head into South Bend for the last home game of the season.
Other Football, Michigan/State Iowa/Gophers. Trophies.
Pitt- the Panthers stumbled with WVU 68-53 loss at the Pete then rebounded with a win over Monmouth 63-50. The Program looks to be better with Jeff Caple at the head. Coach secured 3 recruits this week for next season all 6ft 8 and above. AR-Pine Bluff heads into the Pete this Thursday . Thats Arkansas .
WVU- had their win in Pittsburgh , then followed it up with a win over Northern CO. Boston University heads into Morgantown friday.
PSU- defeated Bucknell 98-70 tonight and have Yale headed into Happy Valley this weekend .
ND- Defeted MArshall and Presbyterian this past week with Toledo headed in.
ACC- tough Hoop Conference , not all teams have played a conference game yet.
NFL- GRONK BEACH!! Suspensions, movers and shakers, and you got Mossed.
Steelers- Shitty game in Cleveland with Head hunting, loss of players due to injury , bad play from the O line, the D didn’t show up, just flat over all. Cincy next week, and back home for Cleveland to a flexed game now at 1 pm from 415.