The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:29:02 EDTThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:29:02 EDT should support coaches've been wanting to write this letter for many years. As a parent of two former scholar-athletes, I feel that now is the time. Too many times, parents live vicariously through their kids when it comes to sports.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTGreat coaches win close games's too bad Penn State's game with Northwestern had to come down to the 35 vs. 9 seconds. There were plenty of other missed opportunities. Somehow the great coaches seem to win thes.Sun, 15 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTSunday Sports Mailbag though the Pirates didn't make the World Series, I still watched it this year.Sun, 8 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTSoccer ref exits with mixed emotions've spent 32 years as a volunteer, in several capacities, for the Altoona American Youth Soccer Organization, Region 452. For 29 of those years, I officiated soccer matches of youth ages 12 to 19.Sun, 1 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTWiberg was more than a coach was extremely disappointed to learn of the recent passing of John Wiberg in Jim Lane's tribute article in Tuesday's Mirror. Wiberg was everything good that was mentioned in that article.Sun, 25 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT