Here we go: Battery head north

Here we go: Battery head north

Nineteen players, one coach, an athletic trainer and the club president/broadcaster boarded the Charleston Battery’s charter bus for Pennsylvania Tuesday morning on the team’s first extended road trip of the 2013 USL PRO season. That means the obvious big...
April showers bring May road trips

April showers bring May road trips

So concludes April — the cruelest month, according to poet T.S. Eliot and every Battery fan that gathered at Molly Darcy’s on the 13th to watch the 2012 USL PRO champions implode in a bewildering 1-4 road loss at Richmond. I start with that downbeat result...
Ugly win looks great the morning after

Ugly win looks great the morning after

“Winning ugly” is one of those sporting cliches that exists for a reason. Sometimes it’s your team that decides to thug-it-up and hope for the best. Sometimes it’s your team’s opponent. But the point in any ugly game is that once one side...
Battery v. Pittsburgh match preview

Battery v. Pittsburgh match preview

Happy Friday, everyone. I’m running a bit behind schedule after just finishing up a profile on Battery veteran John Wilson (be sure you go back and check out last week’s profile of Colin Falvey, too), and I’ve got another job that I have to get to...