There was an interesting twist to the boys' basketball action on Tuesday night when Danville High School played at Centennial.
A different day. A different basketball game at a different site. Different referees.
In 2004, Jeff Mezydlo stood alone atop the list of News-Gazette prep football game winners. After all games had been played, he held a commanding five-game edge over Rich Barak.
To many, Keith Page was the witty weather guy on television.
Yes, I am jolly ... but not because THAT season is just around the corner.
It's refreshing to see the support area teams have received throughout the football playoffs.
This day is always one of my favorite ones of the year. Forget the fact that it's my birthday -- and if you reverse the numbers, I'm a teen-ager again! -- that's only a small part of my feeling.
It's that time of the year. Leaves are falling. Area athletic teams are falling. Not sure if there's a connection.
It gets tiring year after year hearing from fans (especially) and coaches (occasionally) about how much of an advantage football playoff teams have for the FOLLOWING season by getting the extra one to five weeks of practice.
As devoted News-Gazette readers are undoubtedly aware, eight of our staff writers take a shot at predicting the winners in 10 selected high school football games each week.