In this week's Mailbag, Charlie Eisenhood talks club rosters, the US Open, and media coverage of ultimate.
July 3, 2014 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 6 Comments
The professional, refereed game has been subject to criticism because of the greater possibility of cheating and less of a moral imperative not to do so. But is there really a problem? Henry McKenna investigates.
July 3, 2014 by Henry McKenna in Opinion with 24 Comments
The top teams in the country are getting better at the expense of Elite and Select Flight teams under the new Triple Crown Tour. Get used to it.
June 12, 2014 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 38 Comments
It’s summer league season! This time of year means something different to everyone. For me, it means meeting new people, sitting in awful traffic after an exhausting day of work to get to a field site that might as well be on the moon, and imposing lofty ambitions to win the league on people who…
June 9, 2014 by Tad Wissel in Opinion with 30 Comments
Charlie Eisenhood talks College Championships, makes predictions for Club 2014 and College 2015, and more in this week's mailbag.
June 6, 2014 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 24 Comments
Tiina Booth grades the 2014 College Championships after attending the event for the first time as a coach.
June 4, 2014 by Tiina Booth in Opinion with 22 Comments
With the DIII College Championships coming up this weekend and D-I Natties now just over a week away, I’m dedicating this week’s mailbag to questions about college, the Championships, and the Callahan. Truthfully I didn’t get enough questions about college this week to fill this mailbag, so I’m making a bunch of them up! Deal…
May 15, 2014 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 19 Comments
Mailbag! Bonus extra long edition to make up for missing last week. Q: Has USAU ever considered an injury exemption like the NCAA has an injury redshirt? Since ACL tears are so common in ultimate and if a player loses that whole season, doesn’t it seem logical that they would get to keep that year of…
May 8, 2014 by Charlie Eisenhood in Opinion with 37 Comments
Jim Parinella’s excellent article Why Can’t We All Just Get Along seemed to arrive with a touch of clairvoyance as this extremely interesting thread on reddit appeared last week about quitting ultimate. Posted by a player from a Division II University team in the UK just after Nationals, it shows some (in my eyes) fairly…
May 7, 2014 by Sion "Brummie" Scone in Opinion with 14 Comments
Here are Ultiworld’s predictions for the 2014 Men’s DIII College Championships seeding. There are many factors that go into play with Nationals seeding and no one can be sure exactly what USA Ultimate values most. Also, the lack of head-to-head matchups and mutual opponents in the DIII community makes things a bit tough to predict…
May 6, 2014 by Jesse Moskowitz in Analysis, Opinion with 33 Comments
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