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Skyrocketing Salaries in Major League Baseball
By , Wilmington, MA
Baseball can no longer be considered just a game.  The sport has evolved from athletes participating in high competition to a game that is all about the money.  Major League Baseball (MLB) must end the catapulting salaries before it... (more »)
How Healthy Foods Can Help You in Sports
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All foods are made up of basic components, such as, fats, carbohydrates, and proteins. I picked this topic because it is important to have knowledge of different types of food and what effects they have on the body. For elite sports, such as... (more »)
Why Parents Should Let Their Kids Play Football
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Contrary to what people think football is not as violent or bad as you or I would think, you learn valuable life lesson and injuries only happen 3%of the time. It teaches you important life lessons and his very good for your health. I think... (more »)
Is Golf a Sport? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The game of golf has incited a shocking amount of controversy, given the subtle nature of the sport. Yes, I said it. Although golf is primed to become an Olympic event in 2016, many people still don’t consider it a “real”... (more »)
Ice Princess This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The blue velvet dress with ruffled edges and gems accenting the sleeves still rests in the back of my closet, the matching tiara propped atop my iHome. I have not worn the dress in ages, and although it no longer fits, it is full of memories... (more »)
The Summit This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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The Summit The gondola lurched forward as my stomach began to turn Heading toward the looming icy summit The happy faces of the people below became smaller and smaller Just me and my dad staring out the window at the... (more »)
Dartmouth Tackling Dummies
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Concussions are the most prominent medical concern in football at the high school, college, and professional levels. While the game itself is contact-based and intense, most football related concussions take place during practice, where players... (more »)
How My Second Chance Changed My Life
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I have always believed in giving second chances, it just seems like the right thing to do. Having only one chance, doesn’t seem like enough to me. If we were only given a single chance in anything, life would be miserable. I believe that... (more »)
Winning Is What's Right
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Ever hear of people saying how losing isnt bad and how winning is good but its not what matters? This is my story to winning vs. losing. Winning is everything, its what you need to have your eye on everywhere you go. Do you really think winning... (more »)
The Perfect Place
By , Wyckoff, NJ
As I got to the field, the scent of nature rushed into my nose. The familiar smell of freshly cut grass, and the falling of the autumn leaves in the breeze made it a perfect morning for soccer. The air was crisp, not hot, nor cold. When I... (more »)
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There I was, triumphantly standing infront of hundreds of kids as my name came over the loudspeaker. I can barely hear anything over the clapping of my classmates. This was only my first year in Cross-Country and I've already made a big impact... (more »)
Back of the Net
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My heart is going thump, thump, thump sweat is dripping down my forehead to my neck as we are warming up to start our championship game. My head is racing with thoughts like “What if I get hurt?”, “What if we lose?”,... (more »)
Broken Ankles
By , Amboy, WA
Have you ever rolled your ankle before and been in some extreme pain? Well I’m here to tell you that you could have a much more serious problem than you think on your hands.   I would like to share with you how my rolled ankle... (more »)
An Insider's Guide to Playing on a...
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It was senior year and we had just lost in the first round of the water polo championships. However, as I looked around at the faces of my team members, I was glad I was not to be the only person that was smiling. We had all become family, and... (more »)
The Double Comeback
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Making shots right and left. Flying through defenders five plays straight, I was impossible to stop. Finally, my turn to lock down my defender. It's game point and if they score this point they win the game. I look my defender in the eyes... (more »)
The Phone Call
By , rancho mirage, CA
A tear rolled down my cheek, the smell of sweat and grass filled the car. Why did I have to choose? 10 minutes earlier I was given the choice: stay and play in the championship game, or drive home to make it dance. As I sat in the car on my way... (more »)
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