Cy Young

March 15, 2016 0

They say that records are made to be broken, but some will stand the test of time.  Cy Young’s record of 511 career wins is…

K2

March 14, 2016 0

Reaching the summit of K2 in summer is one of the mountaineering’s most deadly and difficult challenges.  Scaling the world’s second highest peak in winter…

Monica Seles

March 11, 2016 0

Monica Seles is the greatest teenage tennis player in history. Born in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia [current-day Serbia] December 2, 1973, she is the younger of…

Zamboni

March 10, 2016 0

Charlie Brown once said there are three things in life that people like to stare at: a flowing stream, a crackling fire and a Zamboni…

Fab Five

March 9, 2016 0

The Fab Five is the greatest college basketball class ever recruited. In the fall of 1991, the incoming freshman class of the University of Michigan’s…

Daytona 500

March 8, 2016 0

NASCAR is the only sport that kicks off the season with its  most prestigious event. The Daytona 500 is a 500-mile-long, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series…

Harris and Swann

March 7, 2016 0

Happy birthday to two of the greatest players in Pittsburgh Steelers’ history. Franco Harris was born in Fort Dix, New Jersey, on this date in…

Herb Brooks

March 4, 2016 0

Herbert Paul Brooks, Jr. coached the most famous team in the history of American ice hockey – the 1980 U.S. Olympic team. Born in St.…

Jackie Joyner-Kersee

March 3, 2016 0

Jackie Joyner-Kersee is the greatest female athlete in the history of track and field. Born in East St. Louis, Illinois, on this date in 1962,…

Wilt Scores 100

March 2, 2016 0

On this date in 1962, Wilton Norman Chamberlain set the single-game NBA scoring record by scoring 100 points for the Philadelphia Warriors in a 169-147…