Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Taking my “A” game to DICKS

By Lisa Van Wyk  ·  October 13th, 2014  ·  Posted in Sports  · 

I’ll never forget my first basketball game. I was in 8th grade and after weeks of practice, I was excited to play the sport I fell in love with instantaneously, give my teammates my soul, and represent my school in front of our home based crowd.   Unfortunately, the crowd turned out to be only two people. It was then that I first experienced and understood the age-old phenomena of inequality between men and women, boys and girls. I GREATLY admire our female athletes. SHE sweats the same as a boy. SHE gives her all until there is no more. SHE […]

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Three Days of Thanksgiving: Opportunities

By Lisa Van Wyk  ·  November 28th, 2013  ·  Posted in Sports  · 

David Hanseder won a hand gun a couple years ago.  With all the deer on the private, fenceless, QDM property, this night he just wanted to sit in a pop up blind to shoot a doe with his new prize.  But with the forecast changing and the winds dropping, my Hunter suggested that with a rifle, he should sit in one of our bow stands back on a secluded 7 acre rye field. About 4pm, Dave texted that a huge Buck had come out in the SW corner of the field which was 250 yards away.  As the Buck slowly […]

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