Tag: sports

Inspiring Quotes for Young Athletes

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Do you play sports? If you do, then you know the value of hard work, commitment, and determination in achieving success.  Playing sports can help you learn the importance of these values. Sports can also teach you so much about yourself and the world around you. It can help you develop… Read more »

Aaron Rodgers – Underappreciated, Underdog, Unbelievable

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Aaron Rodgers is the top rated Quarterback in the National Football League, a Super Bowl Champion and MVP, but his success did not come easy. In fact, Rodgers was not even offered a scholarship to play college football. And he almost quit football to study law. His story is one… Read more »

Zach Hodskins: One Armed Star Hoopster and Amazing Role Model

Zach Hodskins: One Armed Star Hoopster and Amazing Role Model

Zach Hodskins was born with one arm, but from a very young age he has focused on his ability rather than his disability. He took a love of basketball, a positive attitude, faith and great determination to build his skills to be become one of the top High School players… Read more »

Kayla Montgomery Inspires On and Off the Track

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Kayla Montgomery is battling Multiple Sclerosis (MS), yet she happens to be one of the top female runners in North Carolina. MS is a disease that interrupts communication between the brain and the rest of the body.  MS often makes standing and walking very difficult, let alone running. With every race Kayla… Read more »

The Panyee Football Club – A Near-Impossible Dream Realized

The Panyee Football Club – A Near-Impossible Dream Realized

Once upon a time, there was a group of boys who wanted to play soccer……… This might not sound like the start of a typical fairy tale of wishes and magic. But for the boys of the Panyee Football Club, this was the beginning of their dream come true. Only their… Read more »

Cathy Rush – “Dreams Are For Everyone”!

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In 1971, there were many in the world who still believed that a woman’s potential for success was limited. Enter Cathy Rush, the young wife of a basketball referee who had just taken a job as head women’s basketball coach at Immaculata College in suburban Philadelphia. Immaculata was a very small Catholic girls’… Read more »

Kayla Wheeler and Breanna Sprenger – Two Champions Making the Most of Their Gifts

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Kayla Wheeler, a teenager from Lynnwood, Washington, was born with with no legs and only one arm. Yet, that has not stopped her from becoming a very, very full person! She is a record setting swimmer, plays piano, is an A student and a very happy person. At 16 years… Read more »

Kevin Curwick – High School QB Takes on Bullying One Tweet at a Time

Kevin Curwick – High School QB Takes on Bullying One Tweet at a Time

Kevin Curwick is a senior at Osseo High School in Minnesota and also the captain of the school’s football team.  Kevin does not have to worry about being bullied himself, but he has made it a priority to care for others who are being bullied. In fact, after seeing many… Read more »