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American Soccer: Forever Alone
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When was the last time you went to a soccer game and didn’t fall asleep at some point? Actually, when was the last time you watched a soccer game at all? We Americans have branded soccer as a game that is too uninteresting and subtle... (more »)
High School Football Star Becomes NFL Player
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Just a local high school football player who liked being on a team and playing the sport, one day finds himself on the roster of a NFL team.  So how did he get from playing on a local high school team to practicing with other NFL players?  It... (more »)
I Believe
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I walked into the hockey locker room not knowing what to expect. We had suffered a tough loss the night before due to our selfish performance. The coach’s door was shut, my teammates were frozen in silence, but the most noticeable detail... (more »)
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Two strikes, three balls, no chance. The shy little freshmen going up to bat once more. The cheering voices of my team have subsided to a few single people shouting my name, mainly my friend Sarah and my mom. Newark’s pitcher is visibly... (more »)
The Big Game
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The date is December 6, 2013. To many this is just a normal Friday, a day they look forward to as the start of their weekend. However for us Lady Rams this was a big day, for this was the day of our first basketball game of the season of 2013... (more »)
The Game
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You feel blood rushing through out your whole body. You start to feel like your heart is pounding so hard that you feel like is going to come out. The palms of your hands get sweaty. If you feel this way then you probably might be going through... (more »)
My Uniform
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My soccer uniform. I play in it everywhere. Practice, games, and anything to do with soccer which is most of my life. People know who I play for and what I play just by a jersey. When my whole team is in our uniform, it represents us as a team.... (more »)
My Uniform
My uniform represents me, in my uniform i can be great. I played for the Columbine summer baseball program and when I put on that uniform, I didn't get weird looks, no one really payed attention, but I did. Even though I didn't do great that... (more »)
My Uniform
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My uniform is something that I wear with pride. I wear it when I have to do th ething I love the most in life. It represents who I am and who I want to be. I want to be known for what I do in my uniform for a long time. My uniform isn't anything... (more »)
It all started at the starting gates. I was having butterflies in my stomach.  The 30 second board goes up then the 10. We’re off the gates. I got the hole shot and missed the first turn. I got back on the track and I was in third. I... (more »)
My Brother and Baseball
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Every time I see a MLB game, see a little league practicing, or just see a chewed up baseball next to a dog I think of my brother. About 7 years ago my younger brother, Nick, and I basically lived outside. Nick was always playing baseball. I... (more »)
Good Hurt This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Good Hurt is waking up in the morning Muscles stiff, unable to move Shuffling to the mess hall And starting your day with bacon and eggs It’s getting out early Dew adorning your sloppy-tied cleats It’s feeling life’s slow return to... (more »)
The Girl Wearing Blue This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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“Number seven,” says the woman at the check-in table, tossing me a black tryout shirt. “You got the lucky one.” The player in line behind me actually lets out a faint sigh of disappointment as I unfold the jersey, revealing the bold... (more »)
Powerlifting This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
I'm an addict, and have been since freshman year. The first time I walked into my high school's weight room, I knew it wouldn't be the last. Heavy metal music blasted, seniors were getting huge, and my history teacher was doing a billion pull-ups.... (more »)
I Run This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I run. When I run, I am running for my life. The soft dirt under my shoes is a trampoline, propelling me onward like a jellyfish on steroids. The smell of an oncoming storm, the sun rising over the trees, the coach telling me to... (more »)
Never Give Up
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“Bergeron scores! Patrice Bergeron!! With the point of the dagger at their throats, they rip it out of Toronto’s hands, and kill the beast!”             Jack Edwards, the NESN Bruins commentator has a way with words. He used... (more »)
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