Finally… Off to New England

090306 NVL Finals by you.
For those of you who pay any attention to my Facebook or Twitter updates (there must be someone out there who does…) you may have noticed that I have been at rather a lot of swim meets of the last week or so.  It’s coming to the end of the winter season which leads to high school and YMCA championships and other tournaments.  Calum is one of three boys swimming in the first ever Wolcott High School swimming team.  Although there are three of them, they count as a one man team (it’s a long story) and swim with Crosby High School in Waterbury, under […]

By |2009-03-09T21:59:04-05:00March 9th, 2009|Categories: Calum, YouthSports|Tags: , , |0 Comments

If only Hearts could be more like the Wolcott U-11 boys

Today my U-11 boys won their division in winter soccer.  We play down at Leszek Wrona’s Soccer Academy in Bristol, Connecticut (yes, the same town made famous by ESPN and now Sarah Palin)

We were up against a really good team for the final game (coached by a dastardly Englishman).  The boys put so much hard work and skill into the game it was a real joy to watch (though by blood pressure was probably a little off!).

I think the final score was 8-6 with much excitement and great play by both teams.  If Hearts could put in the same effort they would stop horrible results like today.  Maybe I should have a work […]

By |2009-02-07T21:06:40-05:00February 7th, 2009|Categories: Heart of Midlothian, Soccer, YouthSports|Tags: , |2 Comments
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