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Jamie Jones: Booker T will write about time in the ring
Here are the notes and news items from the week in pro wrestling: WWE has released the original Sin Cara (Luis Ignacio Urive Alvirde). The current Sin Cara is being portrayed by Hunico.
Tom Lindley: More data, caution both needed
Youth sports teams — whether made up of boys, girls or both — face a growing problem. More young athletes are being treated for head injuries, justifiably creating a growing concern among worried parents. Their fear is compounded by a lack of reliable data and the reluctance of some young athletes to report injuries, fearing they would let down their teammates if they did.
Devin Golden: Will Northwest put an end to Dalton’s streak?
Two weeks ago, Northwest Whitfield’s boys soccer team played top-notch Dalton even for 89 minutes and some change.
Chris Whitfield: North Murray grad leads Emory to league crown
Former North Murray High School golfer Colby Hipp has made a big splash with his new teammates at Emory University in Atlanta.
Devin Golden: Fun is best pick for tourney
If you’re at all interested in the NCAA basketball tournament, then you’re probably filling out a bracket for an office pool, Warren Buffett and Quicken Loans’ $1 billion challenge or countless other competitions. You can even sign up on The Daily Citizen’s website at daltonnow.com to take part in a bracket-picking contest.
Loran Smith: Westbrook makes most of retired life
For the first time in almost 20 years, Jake Westbrook, the Danielsville sinker ball maestro, is not working out in the balmy temperatures of Florida and preparing for another season of professional baseball.
Tom Lindley: It takes more than talent to make a great team
The preseason guides for men’s college basketball proclaimed this as the year of the Kentucky Wildcats. No superlatives were spared.
Devin Golden: Busy week highlighted by soccer in Varnell
Nothing was settled when the boys soccer teams from Coahulla Creek and Northwest Whitfield played to a scoreless draw.
Good news is that won’t happen Thursday.
Doug Hawley: Still some miles left to be run
Frankly, I am fortunate to be here today. On Feb. 16, a Sunday afternoon, my girlfriend Jane Jones and I were playing cards at her home in Hixson, Tenn. Suddenly, nausea struck me.
The next thing I knew, Jane was shaking me. Had I just fallen asleep? Not quite.
Jamie Jones: Punk's agent says situation is 'tricky'
Here are the notes and news items from the week in pro wrestling: With WWE “Raw” emanating from Chicago this past Monday, fans were buzzing about the possible return of C.M. Punk.
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