Sharing a name with someone famous can be cool, but it can lead to tedious conversation. They ask Pat Summerall questions because he has answers, not to mention common ground with his namesake that is about to expand. This Pat Summerall is a grandson of the Pat Summerall.
Terry McNichol deserved better. McNichol was fired last month after 15 seasons as boys' basketball coach at Haverford High, the apparent victim of anonymous evaluations filled out by players and, ostensibly, their parents.
The gymnastics career was so promising. Katie Kelly started when she was 4, and before she had turned 10, a coach predicted that if she stayed with the sport, she eventually would earn a college scholarship.
Lou Rabito has been at the Inquirer since September 1989, spending his first 11 years as high school sports editor before working in Inquirer suburban news bureaus for 9 1/2 years. He returned to sports to edit and write in March 2010.