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
Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday blog bemoans the surprisingly sloppy play in last night’s NCAA title game between North Carolina and Gonzaga. Ugh! Even before the completion of the Tar Heels’ 71 – 65 trudging victory over the Bulldogs, the luster … Continue reading
Today’s Friday Sports Funny pokes fun at the old sports cliche – the ref swallowed his whistle. It’s easy to see in this blog’s comic that the screaming coach and the agitated players are incredulous that the ref hasn’t blown … Continue reading
Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog throws a curve ball and asks fans about appreciating refs, officials and umpires today. That’s right. I am asking sports fans to show some love for the guys wearing the stripes and squatting behind … Continue reading
You can see them at every game in every sport at every level.
They never actually play in a game, but they’re most deserving of a spot in my FREE sports comic book Favorite Non-Athletes in Sports.
Why? Their presence is absolutely essential.
At #5 in my book, my choice is none other than the guys and gals who preside over games, blow the whistles, make the calls, enforce the rules and enact all the penalties.Continue reading