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Thursday, May 21, 2020

John A. Holmes High School Athletic Department reminds parents and student that the required forms for participating in athletics for next school year are now available online. Please go to RankOneSport.com and complete the six required forms. These forms must be completed prior to any activ…

John A. Holmes High School Athletic Department reminds parents and student that the required forms for participating in athletics for next school year are now available online.

Thursday, May 14, 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Thursday, May 07, 2020

Before I begin “discussing” my thoughts surrounding episodes five and six of The Last Dance documentary on ESPN, I need to remind everyone what a legend we just lost.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

As promised last week, we are again going to delve into a few of the things that stood out for me from ESPN’s 10 part documentary “The Last Dance”. This time episodes 3 and 4.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Michael Jordan era Chicago Bulls played approximately 100 games a season, and thanks to channel WGN, I saw almost every one of them. I spent a significant portion of the ‘90s watching the NBA.

Thursday, April 16, 2020

John A. Holmes High School softball coach J.P Pippins posted that the softball field’s dugouts are done — painted in Aces’ blue. “This wouldn’t be possible without the great support from all our sponsors !!! Thanks again !!!”

In the continued absence of sports, various media organizations have predictably taken to creating content comprised largely of “Best Of” or “Who’s Better” arguments. More than most, I understand the need to continue publishing and producing but they should attempt to maintain some credibili…

Thursday, April 09, 2020

It can be challenging and sometimes humbling but if you allow yourself to be empathetic enough to imagine life from someone else’s perspective, it will almost surely change you for the better.

Thursday, April 02, 2020

I heard the news Sunday that, in an effort to help during this Coronavirus epidemic, Fanatics would be repurposing one of their factories to make scrubs and masks as opposed to jerseys and uniforms. I thought that was very cool and as a consumer, worth remembering next time I’m shopping for …

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Keeping up with the theme of things with which you might occupy the time normally devoted to watching sports, below is a list of some movies and shows that might be worthwhile to check out.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Barbecue fundraiser to help softball/football teams

Nothing will drive the fan in me to turn on a team faster than bad management. Decisions made without regard to their impact on wins and losses frustrate me.

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

They say payback is a ... well, it’s not appropriate to write here what people say payback is, but revenge is a lot like payback and they say revenge is a dish best served cold. I’ve never really known what that means but if it’s true, the Tar Heels’ recent win over the Wolfpack was a Hungry…

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

According to John A. Holmes High School Athletic Director Wes Mattera, this season has been history for the Aces basketball teams.