Tradition, one year tradition

 So with schedules to be released in 2 days, the inevitable question is “who has the toughest schedule?” To answer this question, a estimate of all team strengths is required. However, no games are been played, so what should be done? Possibilities: 1. Use last year’s team strengths 2. Use a different year’s team strengths […] Continue reading →

2000: Manning vs H-R, Harlan, Dowling

 After rebuilding 1893-2000 in the yearly reports, I am now rebuilding 2000-2009 with weekly reports. The one exception is 1966 which has a very large percentage of games in the database and some very good team records (Waterloo East, Bettendorf were undefeated, untied; CR Jefferson and Davenport Central finish undefeated with a common tie game). […] Continue reading →

Wulkow to Chair NASO Board of Directors

 Richard Wulkow, Executive Director of the Iowa High School Athletic Association, recently was selected as chairperson of the Board of Directors of the National Association of Sports Officials. He has been on the NASO Board for two years. NASO, which among its broad services prints Referee magazine, is the largest group of its kind, literally […] Continue reading →