Posts Tagged ‘ John Goralski ’

Commentary: Winners never quit, and quitters never win

February 6, 2016
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John Goralski
Southington Observer Editor

A part of me knew that I was in for it when I wrote my recent column about a lopsided varsity basketball loss. It was intended as a tip of the hat to the strength of the kids that suffered through it, but some read it differently. I don’t think I was ready for the…

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Commentary: Life lessons that can’t be learned in the classroom

January 14, 2016
By
John Goralski
Southington Observer Editor

When news began to filter in after the boys basketball game on Thursday, I couldn’t believe my ears. I actually had to go into the CIAC website to see if the claims were really true. A 104-30 loss to Windsor might be the most lopsided loss suffered by any Southington High School team in the…

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Commentary: The final showdown

October 8, 2015
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As soon as the stampede passed, I searched out John Myers on the sidewalk. Our eyes locked like two angry cowboys at a high noon duel. I shot him my best Clint Eastwood squint, and he countered with his own angry glare. Ever since I shrugged off the recorder and notepad for my editor desk…

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John Goralski named as Southington Observer editor

December 2, 2014
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John Goralski has been named as the next editor of the Southington Observer. Goralski, a graduate of Southington High School, has been a sports reporter and photographer for the Southington Observer since 2004. Goralski earned a Bachelor of Arts in English at the University of Connecticut and worked for over a decade in the insurance…

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Wildcats recognize Observer sports writer John Goralski

January 27, 2013
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On Thursday, Jan. 17, Southington Observer sports writer John Goralski was recognized by the Lincoln College New England men’s basketball team (formerly known as Briarwood College) for almost one decade of sports coverage. Coaches and players presented Goralski with a framed Briarwood College jersey and plaque.

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