Category Archives: Sports

2020 Cross-Country Sectionals

Today was a huge day for Jackson. He ran sectionals with the Madison Academy cross-country team, which is a big deal for him as a seventh grader. He ran in a varsity competition about a month ago and finished his … Continue reading

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Another PR and pic

I love watching this kid run.

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MLB Playoff Predictions Round 4

We all did pretty well in the last round, successfully predicting this World Series matchup. That means no change in the leaderboard: Jason: 9-4 Sunny: 8-5 Joshua: 7-6 So for this round, we’re taking bets on winner, length of series, … Continue reading

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MLB Playoff Predictions Round 3

After the first two rounds, here are our prediction standings: Jason, 8-4 Sunny, 7-5 Joshua, 6-6 With only a couple of series left, we’re getting down to the nitty gritty. Rays vs. Astros: We’re all taking the Rays. Of course, … Continue reading

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MLB Playoff Predictions Round 2

Based on our first round predictions, here are the “standings” so far: Jason and Joshua, 5-3 Sunny, 4-4 So Round Two predictions are as follows: Astros vs. A’s: We’re all taking the A’s. Just can’t see the sub-.500 Astros winning … Continue reading

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MLB Playoff Predictions

Sunny and Joshua and I are making our playoff predictions for this crazy MLB postseason. Here we go: Astros vs. Twins: We all picked the Twins White Sox vs. A’s: Joshua, White Sox; Sunny and Jason, A’s Jays vs. Rays: … Continue reading

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First Varsity Meet

Today was a big day for Jackson as he ran his first varsity cross country meet. He ran three miles today, which is a big deal because typically JV runs are only two miles in length. But he did a … Continue reading

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Another PR

Another PR (“personal record”) for this kid today: he ran two miles in 14:11 to finish in sixth place in today’s meet! I love how all of his hard work is producing results. Such great life lessons when your kids … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Again

Sunny did the math on this: we just started his 28th “season” of baseball this fall. That includes spring (usually school ball), summer, and fall baseball since he was three years old playing at the YMCA!

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Cross Country PR

I am super proud of this kid. He tried a new sport at school this fall: cross country. And he’s off to a great start. He set a new PR today by shaving off two and a half minutes from … Continue reading

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