Archive for Interviews

Inside The Huddle with Tom Schneider

Tom Schneider is familiar to most Cal fans as our finest placekicker in the Tedford era. After getting injured last season and being denied another year of eligibility, he transferred to Northern Alabama to complete his time as a college kicker.  He blogged about his experiences as a D-II kicker in the South at his [...]

Posted by: Avinash on Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

Pac-10 Podcast with In the Bleachers

I was on radio for the first time ever tonight. A podcast to be precise. The second biggest college football podcast behind the impeccable EDSBS Live. I give you warning before listening to the download–I was shaking like Charlie Brown meeting that red-headed girl. Unfortunately no one here to kiss on the cheek, except maybe [...]

Posted by: Avinash on Thursday, July 17th, 2008

Women’s Field Hockey Profile: Andrea Lo, Part III

Today we conclude our three part piece covering the women’s field hockey team with upcoming senior Andrea Lo. If you’re new, you can catch up by reading Part I and Part II here. In this part we discuss the team dynamic, her favorite experiences and the bright future of this team. We’ll be back to [...]

Posted by: Avinash on Friday, May 30th, 2008

Women’s Field Hockey Profile: Andrea Lo, Part II

Part I of my interview with Andrea was on last Friday. In this part of the interview we delved into the mental and physical work it takes to be a college field hockey athlete. (Again, my parts are italicized, her parts are in bold). So describe the intensity of the college field hockey team. What’s [...]

Posted by: Avinash on Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Women’s Field Hockey Profile: Andrea Lo, Part I

Andrea Lo is one of Cal’s returning seniors on the women’s field hockey team. Originally from Vancouver, her attacking skills in high school helped bring her to the Golden Bears, where she has taken on a strong facilitating role at midfield. She also has a blog she updates during the season (and sometimes off of [...]

Posted by: Avinash on Friday, May 16th, 2008