I learned a simple lesson a long time ago from my parents: if you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all. I, like most people in society these days, struggle with this. We like to complain–actually I believe we tend to relish it at times. We “believe” it puts us on a higher […]Read More How To Face Adversity…With Class, Dignity and Respect
Tomorrow is the final home game of the 2011 regular season. A typical season on some levels; an atypical one many others (hurricanes, earthquakes, and more). As is always the case I became a bit reflective as I drove the lift from the turf complex across the dark athletic fields. This is a traditional solitary […]Read More Year 17–Almost in the books….
The Route 1 Rivalry has begun and with it a new relationship with a new college band: Del State. We have had bands come in and out of Delaware Stadium for years and the most important part for me is to get the students to appreciate each other’s efforts, and embrace each other’s differences. Del […]Read More First Third Part II: UD vs DSU – always entertaining