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Do Sports Benefit Students Academically
Students at the NYC iSchool are torn between whether or not sports benefit them academically. When asked what she thought about sports in school, Andrea Augustus, a 10th grader at the iSchool said. “They get in the way of homework.” Most... (more »)
Freedom - It's a Beautiful Thing
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In English class, we were once asked why people write and why we like, or dislike writing. I spent at least an hour one night pondering this through my head. I guess I like writing because I love the freedom of being whoever I want. And I... (more »)
MJ to KD
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Kevin Durant is inevitably going to be a better scorer than Michael Jordan. That right there is a bold statement of itself, how could anyone outshine possibly the greatest player the NBA has ever seen? Your answer is in Kevin Durant. The 25 year... (more »)
Collisions at Home Plate in MLB
In the last year, the MLB banned homeplate collisions. Personally I think that collisions are a big part of baseball. A reason would be if the catcher gets a ball from the outfield and if there is a player running toward home. The catcher's... (more »)
World Cup
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The World Cup With summer vacation getting closer every day, many have started to plan their long vacations. The most popular place this summer is definitely going to be Brazil since it has beautiful beaches and amazing tourist attractions. Not... (more »)
pick up games at the park
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Pickup Games at the Park Playing basketball at a public park is fun. You’ll never know who you meet or play there. You can play against good people or bad people. You can also learn a lot of new things by playing with different people every... (more »)
AAU Basketball
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AAU BASKETBALL AAU basketball is the best AAU sport there is. It has competition at high levels, great college exposure, a lot of traveling, and it has a lot of money brought into it and a lot of money being put out. AAU basketball has multiple... (more »)
Golf is it a sport?
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Is golf a sport? Is golf a sport? A lot of people say that it is a sport, and a lot say that it isn't. A lot of people have different opinions on it. Most people think that its not athletic at all. Or if golf is an important sport... (more »)
Swallow Your Pride
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Have you ever sat all by yourself in a crowded cafeteria? Everyone else seemed to have friends, but you didn't know anyone. Some people stared, some people laughed among their friends and you didn't know if they were laughing at you or... (more »)
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You sway on a rocking chair on your porch, your eyes riveted on the crisp pages of paper bound together in the latest novel you are reading, the scent of grass and new paper wafting into your nose. For many people, reading serves as an inspiration... (more »)
Overwhelming Push for Athletic Scholarships
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The endearing quality of amateur athletics was always that it embraced the one quality that differentiated it from other athletics: its amateurism. It was always possible to find a Hoosiers type of story, you know, that storybook magic about the... (more »)
writing words for characters
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Most everyone has witness something falling to the ground. Wether or not it was our fault is not the point. But here's how it works: cloth- direct fall, no bounce. marble- bounces for a time, then slooowly rolls to a halt.... (more »)
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Most everyone has witness something falling to the ground. Wether or not it was our fault is not the point. But here's how it works: cloth- direct fall, no bounce. marble- bounces for a time, then slooowly rolls to a halt.... (more »)
Baseball: The World's Greatest Sport
Bottom of the 9th, two outs, 2 strikes, bases loaded, you’re up to bat. The pitcher stares you down, and then releases the ball. You swing with all your might, the ball sails over the outfield fence, the crowd explodes. Wouldn't that be... (more »)
10 MLB Players to Watch This Year
On March 22, the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks kicked off the 2014 baseball season in Sydney, Australia. On March 31, the traditional Opening Day games will take place in the United States. A new season means new expectations,... (more »)
More Than a Pair of Sneakers
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In a culture that shouts ‘conformity’ from all angles, my sneakers are the manifestation of my individuality, both externally and internally. At school, a dress code comprised of a collared shirt and dress pants limits the expression of who I... (more »)
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