The University of Dayton will honor the Flyer men's and women's basketball teams with a public celebration on Tuesday, March 31 at the University of Dayton Arena. The celebration is free and will begin at 6:30 p.m. ET. Doors open at 6 p.m. ET. "There is a lot of excitement surrounding our basketball programs right now, and we want our fans and both teams to share in that. Plus, we would love nothing better than to turn this event into a pep rally that sends out women's team off to the Final Four!," Tim Wabler, UD's Vice-President and Director of Athletics said. "We have a big event … [Read more...] about Celebrate Our Flyers!
You may or may not have been with the love of your life this Valentine's Day, but hopefully it was a great one! Guys…now with the pressure off, hopefully you’ll be able to relax and have some fun at some of these events! On Wednesday, all you writers can head to Books & Co. for their Second Sunday Free Writers' Workshop. Is your bike just collecting dust in the garage or are you going to try cycling for the first time? If so, you’ll want to participate in Five Rivers MetroParks’ Introduction to Bicycle Maintenance. It may not be such a secret that this is going on, but over at … [Read more...] about Jane’s Best Bets (2/16 – 2/20)
I have to be honest…writing this column each week has been a bit overwhelming, and this week is no exception! As I have been researching events to share with you, I have realized that there are just TOO MANY great things going on in Dayton from which to choose! In an effort to reduce the time it would take you to read about all the events going on this week, I have narrowed them down to a hopefully more manageable number! On Wednesday, you can yell “checkmate” as part of the Chess Club at the East Branch of the Dayton Metro Library…or perhaps you better whisper it since you’ll be at the … [Read more...] about Jane’s Best Bets (1/19 – 1/23)
As it is Thanksgiving week, I want to take a minute to say how very thankful I am to all of you for reading Jane’s Best Bets! And thank you to DaytonMostMetro.com for giving me the opportunity to write on a topic I am so passionate about! Here’s to another great week in Dayton! On Wednesday, consider getting a FREE t-shirt by donating blood at the You're The Ticket To Saving a Life at Community Blood Center! Don’t worry…you’ll be eating plenty of food tomorrow, so I’m guessing your blood supply will be okay. At PNC 2nd Street Market, do your last minute Thanksgiving shopping as part of … [Read more...] about Jane’s Best Bets (11/24 – 11/28)
Woah, so clearly there is a gap in your brief sports news on DaytonMostMetro.com from last week. What can I say? The holidays got to me, and that amount of alcohol and fireworks makes for an uncooperative writing mood. Besides, unless you wanted to read more about how the Dragons are stinking things up, you didn't miss much. This LAST week was the money week here in Dayton so thank God I'm here to tell you! Unless you read it somewhere else first.... Here we go! Ok ok don't get all bent out of shape the Dragons didn't do so bad over the last TWO weeks... They managed to even themselves … [Read more...] about Dayton Sports Weekly Update: 7/12/2010
Welcome to the first edition of the Dayton Sports Weekly Update. Join us every Monday for a rundown of all of your favorite home teams from the UD Flyers to our newest club, the Dayton Dutch Lions. We'll try to keep you up to date on anything you may have missed last week, and everything you want to know coming up this week from stats, and scores to the latest news. Enough talking though, let's jump right in. The Dayton Dragons are still selling out games but are having a difficult time finding a good rhythm. They've dropped six of their last ten games, and out of those, 4 of them … [Read more...] about Dayton Sports Weekly Update: 6/7/2010