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Smith Blog: I cordially invite you all to join the Eagles Bandwagon
Smith Blog: I cordially invite you all to join the Eagles Bandwagon

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 5 hr ago

Let's be honest, no one really wants to see New England win another Super Bowl. So, football fans, consider this my formal invitation to the Eagles...

Blog: No surprise - Pine Creek football is primed for future state title appearances
Blog: No surprise - Pine Creek football is primed for future state title appearances

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Tue, Dec 5, 2017

The future is bright for Pine Creek football. But that's no surprise to anyone who is immersed in Colorado high school football. With nine playoff...

Smith blog: Changing Colorado high school volleyball playoff format is the right move
Smith blog: Changing Colorado high school volleyball playoff format is the right move

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

CHSAA officially announced Tuesday that a committee unanimously voted to recommend a bracket format, rather than pool play for the state volleyball...

Blog: Thanks for the memories, Lewis-Palmer volleyball
Blog: Thanks for the memories, Lewis-Palmer volleyball

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Sun, Nov 12, 2017

If you were at the Denver Coliseum Saturday night, you witnessed something special. Not because the Lewis-Palmer volleyball team won its fourth state...

Smith blog: Thank you, Roy Halladay
Smith blog: Thank you, Roy Halladay

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, Nov 9, 2017

I grew up watching the Phillies with my grandmother. She was infatuated with Tug McGraw and remembered the 1980 World Series like it was yesterday. She...

Smith blog: My teams are actually winning, and this Philly girl is in complete bliss
Smith blog: My teams are actually winning, and this Philly girl is in complete bliss

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Sun, Oct 22, 2017

For 26 years I’ve dealt with the ups and downs of being a Philadelphia sports fan. Sometimes it’s good. Sometimes it’s very, very bad. I joke that...

2 Pikes Peak region running backs surpass 1,000 rushing yards, and more are on the way
2 Pikes Peak region running backs surpass 1,000 rushing yards, and more are on the way

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Wed, Oct 18, 2017

Don’t look now, but the Pikes Peak region has two area running backs who have already surpassed 1,000 rushing yards on the season. Doherty’s Julian...

Pair of unsung heroes emerged in Widefield vs. Air Academy football
Pair of unsung heroes emerged in Widefield vs. Air Academy football

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Tue, Oct 17, 2017

Looking at the box scores from last week’s Game of the Week between Air Academy and Widefield, it was no surprise to see who emerged as the stat...

That one time I was harassed by a clown for being a female sports writer
That one time I was harassed by a clown for being a female sports writer

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Sat, Oct 7, 2017

I’m going to be brutally honest. I don’t have a feminist bone in my body. Yes, I’m a woman. No I don’t feel oppressed. Yes I work in a “man’s”...

Blogger Bio

Lindsey (Squints) Smith hails from the suburbs of Philadelphia where Philly sports rule all. She is a proud Penn State Alum and bleeds blue and white. Lindsey graduated from Penn State in 2014 with a degree in Communications and a minor in Kinesiology and spent two years covering minor league hockey and baseball before finding a passion for high school sports in Chambersburg, Pa. She's a rookie runner, Netflix addict and a craft brew newbie - and this blog will likely include, but is not limited to all of the above.
Email: lindsey.smith@gazettepreps.com