The following day I was sitting by the pool when I noticed a gaggle of tall guys on the rock. It was Keith Waleskowski, Sean Finn, James Cripe, Jon Kingston and manager Dan Helm. They all jumped off the rock, which I am sure would not have sat well with coach Brian Gregory, had he known it. Keith and the others survived. He went on to become the MVP of the tournament, which the Flyers won.
Keith will be working alongside me on radio this year, and I don’t believe he will relive the jump.
I ran into some of the players on the beach, told them the story, and they all agreed there would be no rock diving in their plans.
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Work begins in earnest Saturday for the first game against Georgia on Monday, as the Flyers have a practice scheduled for 9:30 a.m., which is 2:30 p.m. Dayton time, the same time they play the Bulldogs on Monday. All the action can be heard on 1290 and 95.7 WHIO Radio.
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