Category: Sports

Speech therapy for young children: some useful facts

Is your child reluctant to speak and communicates only through gestures? Do you feel that he is not very expressive and begins to close himself into a shell? If you have the slightest suspicion that your child may have difficulty expressing himself through words, he should seek medical intervention....

Learn what details to ask when reviewing rental homes

If you’re looking for rental homes, you already know that you have to qualify and put down a deposit in most cases. But you’re not the only one who should have to work hard to close the deal. Consider a few things to look for before choosing a home...

Ness Notes (March 13)

Gonzaga celebrated her highest ranking of the season (No. 4) last Monday by beating Loyola-Marymount 68-67 in the WCC championship game that night. It was the school’s 18th straight win this year and its 40th straight win at home. Gonzaga’s top 15 fellow schools didn’t fare so well last...

Andre Iguodala Dunks or how to increase the vertical jump

Have you seen Andre Iguodala in the 2006 NBA Slam Dunk Contest? The 24-year-old forward delivered the best dunk of the contest in the first round, if not one of the worst of all time! He caught an Allen Iverson pass on the back of the glass and flew...

The importance of hydration in athletes

It’s hard to attend a sporting event without seeing a container of Gatorade on the sidelines, or watch a game on TV without seeing a slew of Gatorade commercials on the screen. While this is advertising, it rings true. It turns out that Gatorade was right: hydration in athletes...

Iowa Football Helmet – A History

The modern era of University of Iowa football helmets began with a yellow helmet, gray facemask, black vertical stripe, and black numbers on the side. This design was used until 1964 and was brought back once in 2010 in a game against Ball State to commemorate the 1959 Rose...

Schaefer Brewing Company

The F. & M. Schaefer Brewing Company is one of New York City’s great success stories. From humble beginnings, he grew to become the most successful brewer in the world and left a mark on the city that will never be undone. The brewery was founded in 1842 by...