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A Grip on Sports: It seems like forever, but it hasn't been that long since college football dominated our Saturdays ... Yes it hasAug. 24, 2019, 8:42 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What was it Jerry Ford said back in the day? Something about a national nightmare being over? That’s how many of us feel every year, when college football season begins.
A Grip on Sports: The lost art of keeping score can help ensure a case of mistaken identity doesn't end in tearsAug. 23, 2019, 7:42 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are some days I feel a bit like Indiana Jones. Digging through boxes of items in my office, occasionally I’ll run across one of my old baseball scorebooks. Why is that front and center this morning? Mainly because John Blanchette went down the same path with Spokane Indian fans recently and discovered there are still some people that like to keep their own scorebook.
A Grip on Sports: Spokane's golf history has a couple major high points, including the 1944 PGA at ManitoAug. 21, 2019, 8:02 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • My book of choice this month? It’s a history of America’s presidents, put out by C-SPAN. It’s full of presidential historians and scholars sharing their thoughts on presidents from George Washington to Barack Obama. So it’s probably little wonder one story in today’s paper really caught my eye.
A Grip on Sports: The changing of the seasons is marked by many things, including whether the newest Chiefs will sink or swimAug. 20, 2019, 8:37 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Stop whatever it is you are doing. Take a moment – and a deep breath. Isn’t it grand? That’s August in the Northwest right there. The smell of a pine tree. Freshly cut grass. Asphalt baking in the sun. Yep, summer is still holding the area tightly in its grip. But fall, and all that entails, is only a month away.