Friday Sports Briefs

SchwappHartford’s Asaph Schwapp Passes Away

Former Notre Dame fullback and Hartford native Asaph Schwapp sadly passed away on Wednesday from non-Hodgkins lymphoma.  He was only twenty-six years old.  Paul Doyle of the Hartford Courant wrote an excellent story on Schwapp, who, according to Doyle, was the first Hartford native to letter at Notre Dame in 65 years.  The Courant also has a nice editorial on Schwapp.

O’Bannon Discovery Update

Warren Zola provides an update of the discovery process in the O’Bannon v. NCAA lawsuit, including the depositions that the plaintiffs may, and may not, take.

Singh Sues PGA Over Deer Antler Spray

Michael McCann has written an interesting piece on Vijay Singh’s lawsuit against the PGA Tour arising from Singh’s suspension for using deer antler spray.

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