Labor Day: No Rest for Refs, Officials & Umpires

Labor Day is traditionally a national day of rest for American workers. But, refs, umpires and hard working sports officials who oversee all the action on the playing field, basketball court, hockey ice, soccer pitch, etc. never seem to get … Continue reading

Labor Day: Honoring “Hardest Working College Mascots”

As we officially celebrate Labor Day, I think it’s only fitting that we recognize the “hardest working nicknames” in college sports.

With noses constantly kept toward the grindstone, these university and college “laboring” mascots just don’t get the credit they deserve for the sweat, toil and labor that their clever nicknames represent.

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