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Nothing is Truly Free: Why College Athletes...
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College athletes should be compensated for the use of their images, the fact that colleges make millions on their sports, and the sacrifice of their time. Currently, they have no legal way of making money. They have no time to get a regular... (more »)
The Ultimate Sport
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Tyson, 9 years old, wanted to play hockey like all the other boys in his class. His parents found him some second hand gear; it reeked like a dead skunk. In his first year of hockey, Tyson tried out for the AA team, unfortunately he got cut. All... (more »)
The Ultimate Team Player- Driven by Selfness...
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“There is no ‘I’ in team” is one of those famous quotes that every athlete has heard at least one, twice, or a billion times in their lifetime. Even though every athlete has this catchy phrase engraved in the back of... (more »)
Identify Your Individuality
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“You’re you. Play like you’re you, not like you’re somebody else. If you want to be the best, you can’t act like the best. You spend your whole life trying to match their playing; all you’ll be is an... (more »)
Sports Psychology
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 I can’t do this. The single inhibiting thought that keeps the body from achieving its full potential. The greatest motivator can also lead to an athlete’s greatest downfall. The brain’s ability to utterly halt and stop... (more »)
Brothers
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According to the U.S. News, more than 7.6 million students played sports during the 2010-2011 school year, an increase of nearly 40,000 students compared to 2009-2010. I am an all-season sports player. I participate in football, wrestling,... (more »)
Too Much Money
As of today and always I have felt too much money has been spent on athletes and actors. I love watching sports football, basketball, soccer,tennis. But these athletes are being paid too much for throwing a touchdown pass or shooting... (more »)
A Dying Breed
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 The car enthusiast is a dying breed. No, I don’t mean those kids with imports that sound like farts. I mean the true automotive mechanic that loves old school American muscle and isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty. This truly concerns... (more »)
Football
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First of all, football is not just a “sport”. It’s a passion. I’ve been playing it for years and there is not a single moment I regret to play or get bored. All people have preferences, some of them may not like it, may... (more »)
One Unified Team
By , Menomonee Falls, WI
They’re the only ones who doubted us. We’re the only ones who stayed strong. One unified team, with one dream, one goal. They said we don't deserve to be here, but were still here. One unified team, three loses, plenty of reason... (more »)
Iron Horse vs Natural Beauty
 Many people believe that horses are useless creatures nowadays. They believe that people should no longer ride them, and that a dirt bike is the new “iron horse”. They can’t comprehend why anyone would ride a horse.... (more »)
Mandatory School Sports
By , Wexford, PA
According to scholastic tests from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, China ranks “eleven percent better in reading, twenty-three percent better in math, and fifteen percent better in science than the United... (more »)
Is Skateboarding a Sport?
By , Rockledge, FL
lots of people believe skateboarding is just an ordinary hobby that shouldn't be considered a sport I beg to differ. Activities that people consider a sport should include: physical activity, specific skills, and determination. for example a... (more »)
Storytelling This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I recently read an article on the New Yorker’s website entitled “The Percy Jackson Problem.” The premise of the article is that children seem to be reading the wrong things. It argues that perhaps Percy Jackson is not the best place for a... (more »)
Don't Be That Guy
By , Enterprise, KS
The game is close and we only have enough time for one more possession. We have the ball and are down by two points to Marysville, a rival school within our league. I dribble the ball down the court and wait patiently for our shooting guard to... (more »)
Why Do We Dance?
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   When people ask me to say what defines me the most, my answer is, “dance”. Puzzled by my response, they quickly jump to conclusions and say that I am much more than that; however, dance has a deeper meaning. Dancers... (more »)
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