Bruce Firchau hasn't had so much fun since he caught a 26-pound lake trout near the Arctic Circle a few years ago.
It is easy to pick the winners in the state basketball tournament, the teams that figure to go deep into the playoff, the teams that have been rated in the top 20 for most of the season.
There certainly isn't a sibling rivalry among the Mroz brothers on Ridgewood's basketball team.
Mike Flaherty is a member of the old school. He grew up playing basketball in the 1960s and coaching in the 1970s.