The new athletic director at Syracuse university is 1980 alum John Wildhack. Syracuse Chancellor Kent Syverud announced Wildhack’s appointment as the school’s 11th AD on Wednesday morning, and the hiring comes 60 days after former AD Mark Coyle resigned to go to Minnesota. Wildhack takes over effective mid-August.
The buildup to the 118th running of the Boston Marathon was intense, and it started on the evening of April 15, 2013 — a day that will forever mark the world’s greatest marathon. Boston Strong became a rallying cry, not just in a city still reeling from an attack on Patriots’ Day, but across the country and around the world.