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Lebron James Journey Through Life
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  Lebron James was born on December 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio. His mother, Gloria Marie James was 16 when she gave birth and raised Lebron on her own. Lebron?s childhood was not a fairytale either, Lebron had to move from apartment to... (more »)
800 Meters
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“800 runners are freaks.” The 800 meter run is widely regarded as the most difficult race in Track and Field. The difficulty lies in it’s complexity and the fact that it is about the physical equivalent of wrestling an elephant. While... (more »)
My Dream
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Everybody has their own dream, princess,hero,NFL quarterback,or to be in the world cup.But as we grow up we come to a realization that our dreams,no matter how likely they seemed when we were five it is now unreachable. I also had a dream but it... (more »)
My First Track Meet This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Despite all the training, when the day of my first track meet finally arrived, I didn’t feel ready. I had been preparing for weeks, but I was still jittery. I had no idea what to expect. I didn’t know what event I was going to run. I didn’t... (more »)
Adrenaline This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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There is something addictive about the feeling of adrenaline pumping through your veins as you run from base to base, focused on one thing: not losing. It is like you are running from your greatest fear, hoping not to get caught. There is... (more »)
the black and white This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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there's something about the black and white of running. something about the sweat, the pain of pushing hard time and time again the realization that the same fire that rages in my legs, in my arms, burns fiercely in my heart Because if... (more »)
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the day i learned
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One time I learned from something in my life is when I was in sixth grade. So there I was, on the court, we were down by about three points. I had the ball on a fast break, I was being cocky and thinking to myself that I could make the three... (more »)
Football
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A life lesson that I learned is, even though you want to be known and seen as a good football player, you need to put your team first. Our team was playing a scrimmage against ourselves and I was on defense and as an linebacker. My job is to... (more »)
What LeBron Should Do
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Let’s not talk up a storm that’s not even on the radar. Sure, Houston has their eyes set on free agent LeBron James. So does Los Angeles—both teams. And Chicago. And Cleveland (cue the snorts). They all have their pitches written out,... (more »)
3 Things Cleveland Must Consider
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Call it a gift from God. A product of fate, who knows. In the last four years since LeBron James left Cleveland stranded, demoralized, and in a revolting uproar of jersey-fed bonfires, the Cavaliers have somehow had their beloved ping pong ball... (more »)
Recouping for an Unexpected Future
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Have you ever wondered, What if, for some reason, I didn’t get a paycheck for the work I did this week? Well imagine busting your tail to the limit at one thing your entire life, overcoming health adversity for the sake of continuing the job,... (more »)
Where's My Competition
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It started last year. I was a freshmen and new to the track and field team. Though back then wished I started sooner like in seventh grade or even eighth. Still I could remember walking into the nurse’s office earlier that year for my... (more »)
My Run
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A year ago, when someone asked me why I run I would answer, “To keep in shape” without thinking twice about it. I didn’t run because I loved it, I ran because science told me I needed physical activity to keep me healthy. December 3, 2013... (more »)
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3 Things Cleveland Must Consider
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Call it a gift from God. A product of fate, who knows. In the last four years since LeBron James left Cleveland stranded, demoralized, and in a revolting uproar of jersey-fed bonfires, the Cavaliers have somehow had their beloved ping pong ball... (more »)
Spartans Land Transfers, Promising Future
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This past week, East Lansing got a little more populated—and a lot more popular. In a matter of four days, two college basketball standouts transferred to Michigan State. Perhaps even more stunning than the closeness in time of the two... (more »)
The Life of Wrestling
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The Life of Wrestling I can do two things when I wake up: Get better, or get worse. Every morning when I wake up you should think to myself, how am I going to win the day? How am I going to get better? What will I do to reach the next level,... (more »)
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