It was back in 1998 when the Princeton Tigers and the Maryland Terrapins met for the NCAA Division I lacrosse championship at Rutgers Stadium in central New Jersey. My boys, Jordan and Matt, were sitting beside me, and the place was electric and packed. Princeton: The home of Al "E=MC2" Einstein and John (A Beautiful Mind) Nash. It was Princeton's opportunity to make history by achieving a 3-peat, winning the National Championship three times in a row. Now, there is higher math!
As hometown fans, we eagerly waited seeing our dynamic trio of Princeton's super attack line: Jesse "The Shot" Hubbard, Chris "Mr. Long Island" Massey, and John "The Man" Hess. The place was rocking, and my mind was marinating in the juices of so many wonderful lacrosse memories.
I rubbed my eyes. I couldn't believe it. Was I hallucinating? Out came Hubbard, Massey, and Hess in orange tutus and black leotard tights. They were prancing like gazelles ....
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