Former Wildcat football player Mike Sheridan '79 published a "Personal Journey" road trip story in Philly.com, with a twist. Most of the road trips in question were not his.
"August 1975: Driving south to North Carolina with my mom, my girlfriend (now my wife), and my baby brother. Destination: Davidson College and the start of football camp," Sheridan's tale begins.
His mom and wife-to-be took many a road trip to watch him play during the next four years.
"Fast-forward 40 years, and we were making the same August trip again, something I had thought about for years. I wanted to take my mom, now 82, back to Davidson to retrace our steps."