Bowl Season is always bittersweet. It provides us with non-traditional matchups in non-traditional venues. At the same time, it signals the end of the College Football Season. This year, I was able to attend three games – including the “Granddaddy of them All.” Continue reading One Week. Three Bowl Games!
After being “grounded” from games last year, we capped off 2021 with a stretch of three bowl games in five days! What a way to end the year! Continue reading Five days. Three Bowl Games!
I try to make it to at least one Diamondbacks game per year with my daughter. With only a week remaining before she heads to Orlando for an internship with Disney, the options were growing pretty slim. With the Phillies and Bryce Harper in town, we finally had our date and my wife joined us. While the DBacks are technically in the hunt for the … Continue reading Phillies vs DBacks
The Cactus Bowl recently obtained Cheez-It as the sponsor for the next couple of years – and the snack company couldn’t have been happier with the outcome. There’s an old saying, there’s no such thing as bad press… This year’s matchup featured under-achieving teams in TCU and Cal. Coming into the 2018 season, TCU was ranked 16 and expected to compete with heavy favorite Oklahoma for … Continue reading Cheez-I(N)T Bowl!
If you don’t know by now, let me restate it. I love college football. I could sit and watch any game – as long as it’s a decent battle. Throw in the added excitement and pageantry of a Bowl Game and I’m usually all over it. In case you didn’t know, here’s a little history on the Cactus Bowl. It originated in Tucson in 1989 … Continue reading Motel 6 Cactus Bowl – 2016
What a week! I love this time of year. Between College and Pro football, there’s so much excitement. My girls know that Saturdays and Sundays (and any other day there’s a game on), the TV is mine. The NFL teams are all jockeying for position – whether it be for the playoffs or draft picks – it’s always interesting. Unfortunately, for the Bills, it always … Continue reading Football, football and more football!
My youngest daughter, Emilee, just started her Freshman year of High School. Of course, she goes to a different school than her older sister, Jessica. It didn’t take long for a conflict to arise. Jessica’s high school, Xavier, hosts an annual Father/Daughter night out at the Diamondbacks. We’ve attended for the past two years. This year, it was the same night as Emilee’s school’s largest … Continue reading Father/Daughter Time!