The Suburban High School Hockey League is taking a stand against inappropriate behavior by student spectators. SHSHL Commissioner Kenny Haas issued a directive on Tuesday that states studentswho behaves inappropriately at an SHSSL game will, without warning, be banned from attending league games for the balance of the season.
Inappropriate behavior includes, but is not limited to, the use of alcohol, intoxication, profanity, ejection and/or discipline from the on-ice officials, altercations in the stands, trash talking opponents on the ice or opponent spectators off-ice.
A number of spectators were removed from last Thursday’s game between Council Rock South and Central Bucks South at Hatfield Ice Arena.
Rick has worked in print and broadcast journalism for more than 35 years. He's covered golf in one medium or another for more than 30. He is the co-author of the book So You Want to Play Golf with PGA professional Kim Verrecchio and the host of the Women's Golf Report podcast.
Most recently, Rick served as an associate editor for The Mulligan Magazine. He also served as an associate editor for Philadelphia Golf Magazine and New Jersey State Golf from 2004-07.
Rick covered his first LPGA Tour event in 1986 and continues to cover women's golf for various media outlets. High on his bucket list is having the opportunity to one day play in an LPGA Tour pro am.
Rick is also a longtime correspondent for two suburban Philadelphia daily newspapers, the Intelligencer and the Bucks County Courier Times in Doylestown, PA. Over the course of his career he has coverzed a wide variety of sporting events.
He is also a veteran play by play and public address announcer, and handles the PA mic for the nationally ranked Delaware Valley University football program.
Rick is also a longtime contributor to Referee, a magazine devoted to sports officiating. He called his first baseball game at age 13 and continues to umpire softball and baseball today.
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