Tag Archives: Dan Gable

  1. True To Your Sports School

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    July 4, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Relationships with teams usually ebb and flow with success since no one likes a loser. But it’s different in a …
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  2. THE COMMITMENT

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    May 15, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    You’ll know when you make one. Better yet, you’ll know if others do too. A real commitment, THE commitment, is …
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  3. Beavers Crack The Top Ten, Aim For The Legends

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    March 21, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (also posted on oregonsportsnews.com) Oregon State wrestling is the only men’s Pac-12 winter sport competing with the best of the …
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  4. Cryptography, Competition, Wrestling

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    January 28, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    When a fastball is not so fast on purpose. Why do NFL coaches talk behind a clipboard on the sidelines? …
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  5. Winter Sports Heroes

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    December 21, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie (written for http://www.oregonsportsnews.com/) A dark and cold winter makes warm well-lit indoor spaces all the more attractive. Instead …
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  6. Birth Of Caveman

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    November 30, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie The recent news from Penn State and Syracuse deal with coaches from other sports. Assistants in football and …
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  7. Occupy Wrestling Resume

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    November 15, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    by David Gillaspie OBJECTIVE: To help the world understand the foundation of society. (Other sports train for speed, strength, and …
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  8. Fight It Out, (Pleckson), On Go

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    November 1, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    WRESTLING IS HOW OLD? REAL OLD Finding the oldest sports document in the world adds to the historical importance of sport. That alone …
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  9. Two Books, One Story: Yours

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    October 19, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    TELL IT Wrestling greats tell a comforting story. No matter how dire the circumstances, they’re still wrestlers. No matter how much …
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  10. Wrestler’s Block

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    September 23, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    HOW CAEL SANDERSON CARVED IT UP The benefits of most sports continue beyond the last competition. Swimmers, runners, and bicyclists all take …
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  11. One Of Those Guys

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    August 9, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    What do you say to a four-time state high school wrestling champ? Start with, “Where’d you go to college?” Ask how …
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  12. Best Reasons For Kids To Wrestle

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    July 26, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    HELPING THE GOLDEN BOYS SHINE You’ve seen it before. The middle school Golden Boy has a meltdown in another sport. …
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  13. DG’s B&B Museum Wall of Fame

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    May 20, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    What’s it take to get into a Hall of Fame? If it’s a sports Hall of Fame you must run faster, …
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  14. Wrestling Futures

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    May 19, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Follow The Dollamur Road Any wrestling conversation touches the same vein of questions.      – how to get more interest …
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  15. 5 Woes Of Wrestling Momma

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    May 14, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Heritage Starts Here  This scene plays out all across the Unites States:  Every season of every sport brings out the …
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  16. Mrs. Gert Boyle, Measured For Toughness

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    May 4, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    One Size Does Not Fit All A boy may look for the definition of ‘tough’ in their dad’s sock drawer. If …
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  17. New Wrestlers Admission Test

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    April 11, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    NWAT: What You Get Is More Than You See Part One: Pick a definition of sport. a.  A contest. b.  …
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  18. New Wrestlers, New Coach

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    April 5, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    Old Sport Who does a young man call when the at-risk youths he works with show too much energy for …
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  19. Wrestling, Inc.

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    March 17, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    When You Need More Than A Name Any product associated with it’s inventor brings name recognition to both. It’s the same …
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  20. The Lonliest Number

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    March 9, 2011 by David Gillaspie

    And The Only One That Counts? Go to an NBA game with 20,000 fans. Or an NFL game with  70,000. …
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