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October 24, 2012

SCHMITT: Honor T-NT game for the institution it is

(Continued)

Maybe someday, we’ll all meet at a new Applebee’s after the Warriors pull out a divisional championship over Burgard in their nondescript aluminum stadium. Or maybe not. Maybe there will be fewer of us there than before, many leaving for something with a little more character and tradition, something that feels genuine.

Thanks again to Barbara Tucker, one of my favorite things in the Tonawanda News. She understood what a big deal it was that Tonawanda played giant NT as tight as it did under such historic circumstances. Institutional knowledge sure is a good thing.

Tim Schmitt is a former managing editor of the Tonawanda News and a proud 1988 THS graduate. He’s currently traveling the country and keeping a log of the experience at mlcroadtrip.wordpress.com.

 

 

 

Tim Schmitt is a former managing editor of the Tonawanda News and a proud 1988 THS graduate. He's currently traveling the country and keeping a log of the experience at mlcroadtrip.wordpress.com

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