| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA fall meeting today - tigercross on 12/5/13 at 12:33 pm|
[quote] i just wanted to add that most of U-High's football stars can't afford to go there.[/quote]
Why? Because they're black? Where did you get the information about their families' financial situations?...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA fall meeting today - tigercross on 12/4/13 at 9:02 pm|
[quote]kids go to EHS for academics first, way more than just athletes are under scholarship. no athletes at ehs right now were recruited [/quote]
People get the impression that they recruit because their football team has several black kids and made the semifinals this year. They got lucky with ...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA fall meeting today - tigercross on 12/4/13 at 6:47 pm|
[quote]and many games, in which a certain player that didn't come to the same school as his older brother because UHS didn't offer a tuition break like some schools did, were affected by this.[/quote]
Not really. Episcopal would have worked the U during the years Bridgewater was there regardless....
| More Sports Board|| re: Official LHSAA football Semi/Quarterfinals - updated with CapPreps projections - tigercross on 11/28/13 at 3:46 pm|
[quote]Just repeating what was said on the broadcast and what was on the billboard[/quote]
This is the free tuition they were referring to on the billboard: [link=(http://www.ehsbr.org/Scholarships)]Free Tuition[/link]
I'm sure that program will bring in tons of 5* prospects....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Newsweek ranks the best 2,000 Public High Schools (Five from LA) - tigercross on 11/19/13 at 10:19 pm|
[quote]for any high school it is. colleges are worth $22k a year. [/quote]
What if you can easily afford it? Wouldn't you want as many doors as possible to be open to your children to continue the lifestyle to which they are accustomed? Admissions officers at Little Three/Seven Sisters/Ivies/NESC...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Newsweek ranks the best 2,000 Public High Schools (Five from LA) - tigercross on 11/19/13 at 9:54 pm|
[quote]Jesuit's annual academic awards, accolades, and most important, student acceptance and scholarships to elite universities is surpassed by none in LA. Period.
This has been true for years.[/quote]
Normalize it for school enrollment and Newman would be much more impressive. Probably a coup...
| Tiger Rant|| re: If traffic was better, do you think more people would stay? - tigercross on 10/12/13 at 9:49 pm|
Traffic sucks if you're a lazy retard (the elderly, disabled, and those with small children exempted here) who wants to park within half a mile of the stadium (i.e. on campus). Last year for the Alabama game I parked at the City Park Tennis Center. Stayed until the final whistle and was home within ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Official Game Thread: Florida 6 vs. LSU 17, Final - tigercross on 10/12/13 at 4:32 pm|
WELTER MADE A PLAY. OMG...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Official Game Thread: Florida 6 vs. LSU 17, Final - tigercross on 10/12/13 at 3:59 pm|
Where's the goddamn holding call!!??...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Official Game Thread: Florida 6 vs. LSU 17, Final - tigercross on 10/12/13 at 3:56 pm|
Hunter is da truth today!!...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA week 6... Jesuit/Holy Cross is tonight - tigercross on 10/11/13 at 9:29 pm|
Episcopal 23 E. Feliciana 0 FINAL
U-high 42 PBS 28 less than 2:00 remaining...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA week 6... Jesuit/Holy Cross is tonight - tigercross on 10/11/13 at 8:21 pm|
Episcopal 16 E. Feliciana 0 HALF...
| More Sports Board|| re: LHSAA week 6... Jesuit/Holy Cross is tonight - tigercross on 10/11/13 at 8:15 pm|
Uhigh and Parkview tied at 21 at half....
| O-T Lounge|| re: What does "official sunset time" really mean? - tigercross on 10/11/13 at 2:40 pm|
Go [link=(http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/astronomy.html?n=32&month=10&year=2013&obj=sun&afl=-13&day=1)]here[/link] and change it to the relevant location to see sunrise/sunset and civil/nautical/astronomical twilight.
Then go [link=(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twilight)]here[/link] and re...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Signs you're from Baton Rouge - tigercross on 10/2/13 at 9:05 pm|
[quote]I don't know of another city, that changes the names of it's streets at major intersections. [/quote]
| Tiger Rant|| re: Sunshine pumpers up your arse - the TRUTH about LSU football 2013 - tigercross on 10/2/13 at 7:43 pm|
4 p.m. on a Wednesday is kind of an odd time to be that drunk, yes?...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| re: Malachi Dupre Reverse - tigercross on 9/28/13 at 11:30 am|
[quote]I still think this kid doesn't get the level of recognition he deserves.[/quote]
Seriously? Scout has him #3 in the nation, Rivals has him at #15. Top WR in both rankings, 5 stars in both. How much more recognition could he get?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Do LSU students really throw piss balloons? - tigercross on 9/17/13 at 9:30 pm|
I've discovered that the best way to weaponize my piss is not the oft mentioned balloon, but rather a condom. Much more elastic and already a little bit stretched out....
| More Sports Board|| re: Bama 49 A&M 42 | CBS | Aggies D is garbage FINAL - tigercross on 9/14/13 at 5:04 pm|
Aggy tears are the sweetest tears. Always come with a hint of delusion about being nationally relevant....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Q& A: NOLA Turkey Run - Thanksgiving Day - 5 Miles - tigercross on 9/12/13 at 11:19 am|
| Tiger Rant|| re: The FREAK needs to bust out on national t.v. soon. - tigercross on 9/6/13 at 2:30 pm|
Since when is it the job of a DT to make highlight reel plays? I thought they were intended to take up blockers so the LBs and DEs can do their thing....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Describe the place where you live in one word - tigercross on 8/25/13 at 11:12 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Farthest you've parked from TS on a gameday - tigercross on 8/23/13 at 10:19 am|
Parked at City Park Tennis Center for the Alabama game this past year....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Andrew Loupe in lead at Web.com event - tigercross on 8/22/13 at 2:03 pm|
It's a Thursday. He'll go out tonight and shoot a 74 tomorrow....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bw3's am I the minority - tigercross on 8/21/13 at 8:58 pm|
Why would it be called BW3's? There are not three Ws....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Is Katy Perry's Roar going to be "the" song of the year for LSU? - tigercross on 8/20/13 at 10:03 pm|
It had better the frick not be. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: World Track & Field Championships - tigercross on 8/13/13 at 9:28 pm|
[quote]Did you see the race? James didn't go crazy on the backstretch, he ran a sensible race for 300 meters and hit the homestretch in a good position, about three meters behind Merritt, but he just had a bad day. Every elite runner will eventually have one day when the bridge (brain) says to the e...
| More Sports Board|| re: World Track & Field Championships - tigercross on 8/13/13 at 2:26 pm|
[quote]Yeah, got 4th place in the 1500 qualifying session. Is that better than expected? Really incredible for a 17-year old, regardless. [/quote]
Making the final is about what one would expect from a woman with 1'59"/4'04" marks....
| More Sports Board|| re: World Track & Field Championships - tigercross on 8/11/13 at 11:10 pm|
[quote]GhostofJackson, I guess you know your long jumper only finished seventh today.[/quote]
7th based on horizontal distance.
First based on sexiness....
| More Sports Board|| re: World Track & Field Championships - tigercross on 8/11/13 at 5:49 pm|
[quote]I still think it's ridiculous to conclude that Webb's one year of collegiate ruined his pro career. In no particular order, the most successful American distance runners over the last ten years are Bernard Lagat, Galen Rupp, Shalane Flanagan, Jenny Barringer, Matthew Centrowitz, Leo Manzano, ...