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Breathless
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After a same boring filled with week of waking up early getting out of bed and dressing in my private school uniform that made me feel like I was nothing more than an object, the weekend had finally come around and I was ready for grid kids... (more »)
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Kick Like a Girl: Savannah First Female to Wear... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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“Cats down 10-17 at half,” a Twitter user wrote, “but the jags kicker is a girl, so we got this…”      “Lol” replied Savannah, senior. The Jaguars beat the Wildcats 24-14 an... (more »)
One Rink with Two Purposes
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Winter is coming up soon, and you know what that means--snow and cold weather! On a frozen pond or skating rink, a single blade cuts across the surface of the ice, with the potential to become one of two very different sports. It can transform... (more »)
Shoot
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A single bead of sweat rolls down my forehead. My heart pounds in my chest like a drum. And fatigue sets into my muscles as I keep sprinting. Suddenly, I feel the warm leather brushing against my palms. I stop and stare at it as if to question... (more »)
Are Youth Sports Too Competitive?
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Year after year kids of all ages strap on their pads and put on their jersey dreaming about making the next game winning catch or hit a homerun to win the game but does anyone ever stop to wonder what the kids and teams do to succeed? As a 14... (more »)
Failure: My Greatest Success This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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My name is next. I’ve been waiting all season for this moment: to hear my name called as one of the sophomore football players chosen to practice with the varsity team for the playoff. Even though I have started every game and was... (more »)
Does Bull Rage at the Red Cape in...
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As my head was one among the rest in the area around the Paseillo, I was badly perspiring with some gruesome images in my mind, images of bull blood being splattered by the matadores. I was waiting for the moment when the small red coloured... (more »)
The Accident
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“Weeeoooo, weeeoooo, weeeoooo” Thirty minutes earlier. “Bye guys,” my parents shouted up the staircase to us as they were leaving.  “Bye,” I shouted back from the kitchen with my... (more »)
Rushed
By , Franklin, NJ
Being rushed is never a good thing. Being rushed can physically hurt someone. Being rushed can ruin a game. Being rushed can ruin a season. A time where I was rushed in a situation was when our sixth grade, very talented, football team was... (more »)
The Hill
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The merciless sun blazed against my exposed neck, blistering my skin into pink ham. Beads of sweat rolled into my eyes and stung my cracked lips. I gasped for breath. I was already dying, but my hike had only just begun.    ... (more »)
Film Review Assingment: Creed
By , Bedford Hills, NY
Apollo Creed was well known for his boxing greatness throughout most of the Rocky movies.  Unfortunately it all came to an end when he was killed in the ring after coming out of retirement and now his son has chosen to continue his... (more »)
It’s Easier to Go Down a Hill than Up It, but...
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“Qatar basks in glory of perfect 10 in Incheon” … I am sure that most of you must have read this news which appeared in the local newspapers. Yes…..Qatar with a population of less than 3 million won 10 gold medals in the recently... (more »)
Paul Rabil
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PIt all started when Paul Rabil was born December 14, 1985 in Gaithersburg Maryland, a very beautiful city edged by the ocean.  Paul Rabil was a young boy when he started lacrosse.  At the age of twelve when he started, he... (more »)
Bull Riding Memoir
By , viroqua , WI
Overpowered from excitement, I threw all of my gear into the hatch of an old SUV and crawled into the backseat. We drove 20 minutes to the Cowboy’s Arena in Seneca. Out of excitement, I jumped out of the backseat, popped the hatch and got... (more »)
I Am ESPN
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As I walk into Lambeau Field, I can already hear the fans chanting and roaring -- they are ready. I vividly see my breath shooting through the air as I walk onto the field. My all-time favorite place. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is my job... (more »)
I Am Jamal Crawford
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He has the talent to be a starter, but he comes off the bench. He understands roles and wants what’s best for his team. His unique style of play gives his team the perfect spark. His easygoing personality and love for the game gives him an... (more »)
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