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    • Woolloomooloo! BOS blitz BAL

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) “Immanuel Kant was a real pissant  Who was very rarely stable.” The mood was jovial this 10th and final week of the Blitz season.  I could tell almost immediately  they had hit the elixir a bit hard before th... | Read More

    • Blitz will Battle, BAL vs BOS

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) "It’s the unconquerable soul of man, not the nature of the weapon he uses, that insures victory." This is it… the final match of our lost season.  But, still there is quite a bit at stake here… Don’t belie... | Read More

    • Damn Devil! Bos vs NE draw?

      (Beat Reporter:  Mark LaRocca) I have only one question after Boston’s (2 – 2) “no draws” draw with the New England Nor’Easters…  If you can’t trust the Devil, then who can you trust?  Now, I thought for sure we had this one in... | Read More

    • Eye of Newt, BOS over NE

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) “Eye of newt, and toe of frog, Wool of bat, and tongue of dog…” The voice grew louder as I approached the Au Bon Pain in Harvard square… the favorite hangout of many good chess players…   Night had falle... | Read More

    • Platitudinally Speaking, CON ends Blitz season

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) In the spirit of the season let us say R.I.P. to the Boston Blitz… Yes. I have come here not to praise the Blitz, but, to bury them… for we are all dust, and unto dust we shall return… Are there any platitudes ... | Read More

    • Win one for the Gimper! CON vs BOS

       (Beat Reporter:  Mark LaRocca) The Blitz move into their week 8 match with the Connecticut Dreadnoughts  with the season and their pride on the line.  Connecticut can virtually rap up a playoff spot with a win…  the Blitz need a win to g... | Read More

    • Momma don't believe in ESP!

      (Beat Reporter:  Mark LaRocca) My mother once told me… “I wouldn’t mind pain if it didn’t hurt so much”.  Somehow, I was reminded of this faint memory on Tuesday as the San Fran Mechanics dismantled the Blitz, leaving only bits and pi... | Read More

    • Sad and Lonely? see BOS vs SF

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) Did you ever feel like you were completely worthless, unattractive on both a physical and emotional level…  like you're just not good enough, and you can’t do anything about it?...   Nahhh!... neither have I.... | Read More

    • Spread the News, Bos vs NY, draw

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca)   Darn it… Boston vs New York was a draw.   And the NY escape was very narrow.   Did you notice?.... I can say New York without stuttering… Yes, I have overcome my disability that had plagued me at the Blit... | Read More

    • Blitz draw with Kingfishers

      (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) The Baltimore Kingfishers came ready to play and, coupled with a very lackluster performance by the Blitz, found themselves pushing for a win in the final game to finish, Enkhbat vs Shmelov.  Luckily, or possibly un... | Read More