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Collegian: “Mack Brady lives on through Penn State men’s soccer”

Update: I had no idea this ran on the cover of the Collegian! Thank you again to the editorial board for covering the Mack Match and to David for writing the story. What a wonderful remembrance. Thank you. Penn State Collegian staff writer David Pollak did a very nice piece […]

Gordon Banks (and Mack) Remembered

On the morning of February 12, 2019 England’s greatest goalkeeper died. Gordon Banks was the winning keeper in Englands 1966 World Cup victory and had “The Greatest Ever Save” four years later against Pelé. He was the hero of many children, even an Irish lad from the north. I met […]

Finney Shines in 5th Annual Mack Brady Match

Sunday, 17 September 2017 was the 5th Annual Mack Brady Match, it was the first loss for our Penn State Men, but they played an incredibly strong and determined game against the #3 ranked Maryland Terrapins. The Terps had only dropped 2 matches and drew one in the last 28 matches […]

Penn State Coaches and Players Talk Goalkeeper U

UPDATE: The Collegian and CDT picked up the story as well! They too focused on our building Goalkeeper U! Today was media day for soccer at Penn State. Coach Warming was joined by several players including the red-shirt senior, lately the PAC 12 Goalkeeper of the Year from Oregon State […]

Worldwide Candle Lighting – December 14th, 7 pm

“So that their lights may always shine” The national bereavement support group “Compassionate Friends” unites friends and family around the globe each year in lighting candles for one hour to honor the memories of the sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, and grandchildren who left too soon. We would like to invite […]

Adventure Night at Park Forest Elementary

Thank you to the hundreds who came to the event. What a night! Over $4400 was raised for the teepee. It was a fun and wonderful night, thank you. There is also this very nice review of the event in StateCollege.com. June 7th from 6-8:30 pm there will be an “Adventure […]

Round up of news items and essays

There have been a number of stories about Mack’s passing, the scholarship, and clinic in the month since Mack’s death. This post will simply update with links as they are published. The Obituary. StateCollege.com announcement. “Soccer Clinic Pays Tribute to Mack Brady” by Chris Morelli Onward State’s coverage of the Mack […]