Jun 17

A father, a son, and a game called baseball

Posted 1 year, 10 months ago.


Mike Simzak looks at the link between Father’s Day and baseball in his family.

May 21

Four sports heroes for Armed Forces day

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago.


On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of Armed Forces Day as a day to thank the members of the United States military and their families for their service to our nation. The decision to celebrate our Armed Forces on one day instead of four separate occasions, as was tradition,… [Continue Reading]

Apr 15

Jackie Robinson’s crossing of the Rubicon

Posted 2 years, 0 months ago.


Sometimes it is possible to change everything simply by showing up. A person can symbolically right generations of wrongs by just walking through an open door.

Mar 6

Who we’re rooting for on Super Tuesday

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


We at the Constitution Daily sports desk feel it is our duty as educators, citizens, and sports fans to ensure that voters can cast an informed vote in this campaign. As such, we have assembled this Sports Fans’ Guide to the Republican Primary.

Feb 29

A look back at a fighter’s unforgivable blackness

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


Arguably no athlete in American history has engendered the extremes in emotions that Jack Johnson–“The Galveston Giant”–created. He was either loved or reviled, and the choice was mainly determined by the shade of one’s skin.