The TEN: 2/24/2021

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)

  1. Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries and underwent hours of surgery after a single-car accident in Rancho Palos Verdes early Tuesday morning. 
  2. “Back at practice today! Let’s show everyone what West Covina Football is all about. #WINTHEDAY” – West Covina High School Football on Twitter Monday. 
  3. “Monrovia Football is back! Let’s get to work!” – Monrovia head football coach Chris Williams on Twitter Tuesday. 
  4. The Lakers have lost three straight after a 127-124 loss in overtime to the Washington Wizards Monday night. 
  5. Sierra Canyon is at St. John Bosco Friday night March 12 to kick off the High School football season. 
  6. The Minnesota Timberwolves fired head coach Ryan Saunders and replaced him with former Toronto Raptors assistant Chris Finch. 
  7. Baylor remained undefeated at 18-0 with a 77-72 win over Iowa State. 
  8. AP College Basketball Top 5: 1. Gonzaga 2. Baylor 3. Michigan 4. Ohio State 5. Illinois. 
  9. On this day in 1980 the U.S. Hockey team beat Finland 4-2 to win the gold medal at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics. Two days earlier the United States shocked the Soviet Union 4-3 in the “Miracle on Ice” game. 
  10. “You can’t be common, the common man goes nowhere; you have to be uncommon.” – Herb Brooks – Head Coach of the 1980 gold medal winning U.S. Hockey team.   

1 Comment to "The TEN: 2/24/2021"

  1. Olympian Fan's Gravatar Olympian Fan
    February 25, 2021 - 9:56 am | Permalink

    I saw Bassett football schedule for 2021is it true Spathais and staff back at Bassett. Max prep has him listed as coach along with Urias and Williams. Is it true!!!!??? Good for Bassett if it’s true
    From T. Peterson: Yes it’s true. Story posted. Thanks!

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