I am a credentialed hockey writer and managing editor at RocktheRed.net, a Washington, D.C., based site. I am an avid tennis player, a trained hockey referee, I was a summer sports camp counselor, an aquatics instructor, I played soccer, baseball, and basketball growing up, I swam and ran track in high school, I played lacrosse in high school and college, and have coached swimming, diving, soccer, and lacrosse. I have a B.A. in History with a minor in Physics, and I have an M.A. in Political Science from Marshall. My Pittsburgh connection is that my great-great-great grandfather was the first Chancellor of Pitt.