Geno Auriemma

March 31, 2017 1

Last Thursday, Geno Auriemma celebrated his 63rd birthday. Tonight, he goes for college basketball history. Before Auriemma arrived at the University of Connecticut, the women’s…

Debbie Meyer

October 24, 2016 0

Before Katie Ledecky there was Debbie Meyer. Deborah Elizabeth Meyer was born in Annapolis, Maryland, August 14, 1952.  She moved with her family to Sacramento,…

Birthdays

August 4, 2016 1

Today we celebrate the birthdays of a fistful of notable athletes. Gregory Foster was born in Chicago on this date in 1958.  He attended Proviso…

Amy Acuff

June 15, 2016 0

An elementary school teacher drove Amy Acuff to make five U.S. Olympic teams. Amy Lyn Acuff was born in Port Arthur, Texas—hometown of the late…

Dick Enberg

May 11, 2016 3

Richard Alan Enberg is one of the most important sports broadcasters of the past half century. Born January 9, 1935, in Mount Clemens, Michigan, home…