Baseball’s Modern Arms Race

Baseball has a big problem. My love for the sport and the energy I have exhausted trying to defend it my whole life makes it hard for me to write that sentence. But it does have a problem, which trickles down the branches of the entire sport, from the Major Leagues to youth leagues. Early...

A Look Back at a Life of Track

As a senior, I’ve started thinking critically about my educational experiences. I’ve been in school since I was about three years old, from preschool to my senior year of college. For the first time this summer, I will not be looking towards starting classes in the fall. I’ll be looking towards a job, one that...

Farewell to Manning from New England

This is it. The one final gloriously prophetic storybook fairytale Hollywood ending. The Good Guy riding off into the sunset. The Prince living happily ever after. In America’s eyes, Peyton Manning is a prince. He comes from a royal football family, he excels at America’s favorite game and his aw-shucks attitude could charm the most...