Marist Keeps Eddie Coombs’ Legacy Alive

Marist Keeps Eddie Coombs’ Legacy Alive

Press
[caption id="attachment_672" align="aligncenter" width="900"] Marist proudly displayed Eddie Coombs' No. 34 throughout the fall tournament held in his honor. (Inside Lacrosse Photo: Matt Kinnear)[/caption] Article written by InsideLacrosse.com Marist Keeps Eddie Coombs' Legacy Alive Reminders come in subtle ways. They come every day. They could be in a passing smile of a stranger walking by on a city street. They can come in a particular song, or in the form of siblings interacting with each other. They can come in a quiet, a good quiet galvanized by moments of reflection. They come in candy and barbecue sauce sitting on a store shelf. They come emblazed in a gleaming red No. 34. Edward Coombs is running every day. That’s the way Eric Coombs and his family, and their extended Marist lacrosse…
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Montco Jack & Jill Chapter hosts ‘March Madness’

Montco Jack & Jill Chapter hosts ‘March Madness’

Events, Press
(via PhillyTrib.com Patricia Clifford) Teen members of the Montgomery County Pa. Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. hosted its first “Montco March Madness Montgomery County Pa. Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. hosted its first “Montco March Madness Basketball Tournament” on March 1. The primary goal of the event was to raise money for charities in the area, such as the Edward Taylor Coombs (ETC) Foundation, in an enjoyable, upbeat atmosphere. The late Edward Taylor Coombs graduated from the chapter in 2010. He was a rising sophomore at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The ETC Foundationwas established in honor of 19-year-old Coombs, an academically gifted and athletically talented young man. The foundation’s mission is to provide outstanding scholars and athletes with financial assistance to pursue their higher education goals…
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