Archive - Sep 6, 2012 - Sports Article
PAWTUCKET â Itâs closing time for your Pawtucket Red Sox â as in closing out the opposition and advancing to the Governorâs Cup finals.
First things first as the PawSox still need to notch one more win against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Such a scenario could come to fruition as early as Friday night at Rochesterâs Frontier Field after Pawtucket grabbed Game Two of its opening-round series Thursday night by a 3-2 count at McCoy Stadium before 2,214 supportive and at times enthusiastic fans.
The temptation to overlook this weekâs non-league gridiron slate is great, understanding that league play â set to commence a week from now â serves as judge, jury and executioner.
Over time, principles rooted in Darwinism help in separating the wheat from the chaff by performing the simple act of drawing a line right down the middle. Such a divide wonât begin on Friday night as teams partake in what could essentially be chalked up to the final installment after nearly four weeks of preseason camp.
LINCOLN â With just five starters from the 2011 campaign returning, Lincoln High head coach Brenda Sylvester admitted âwe have a brand new bunch.
âWe were just looking for proper spacing, and we wanted to see how weâd play together for the first time around,â she stated. âWe did well, but there are some things we need to work on.â