Bloomsburg University Suspends Player over Mo’ne Davis Tweet: What Does it Mean?

Bloomsburg University announced the dismissal of Joey Casselberry, sophomore first baseman after a vulgar tweet about Little League World Series star Mo’ne Davis.

Joey Casselberry TweetCasselberry tweeted from his now de-activated Twitter account “Disney is making a movie about Mo’ne Davis ? WHAT A JOKE. That slut got rocked by Nevada.”

Casselberry is referring to Davis’ loss to Nevada in the Little League World Series and that just last week, Disney announced a new movie about Davis.

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My “Sports Innerview” with a Pioneer for Women in Sports: Ann Ligouri

On March 13 I had the opportunity to talk to one of my idols in the sports media industry: Ann Ligouri. Ann is a pioneer in this field being the director, host and producer of her own show Sports Innerview, which was on air for 17 years. After many years of being unavailable for viewers, 50 episodes are now available on Hulu to watch. Now that her legendary show is coming back, it was a perfect time to talk to Ann about her career and how she got to where she is now.

We chatted on the phone so I did my best to record the audio for everyone to hear. My audio editing skills need some practice but the content is there and she has many amazing things to say.


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Notable Women in Sports Today

In honor of International Women’s Day, I’d like to talk about some of the most important and influential women in sports today. There are so many women making a difference in the sports industry today so I’m going to highlight three of my favorite making waves today.

Beating a dead horse: Danica Patrick

Danica PatrickEveryone knows who Danica Patrick is and mainly because she is a female NASCAR driver. Her name is everywhere in NASCAR. I’ve already written about her before so you may already know some about her.

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