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Middle schooler accepts spot on college basketball team for 2020

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Deja Kelly started shooting hoops at age 3 and by kindergarten she was a star player on a fifth grade team. Colleges began watching Kelly dribble like a pro across the court in fourth grade. Now at age 13, the 5-foot-8 star athlete, whose a seventh gr… [Read More]
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CBS slammed for tears cam

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University of Kansas fans were shocked by their team’s loss to Stanford in the third round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday. You could see looks of disappointment throughout the stands at Scottrade Center in St. Louis where the No. 10-seeded Cardina… [Read More]
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Seventh grade girl testifies in court for her right to compete on boys’ wrestling team

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Audrianna Beattie wants to wrestle. The 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl is fighting with all her might to compete on her middle school boys’ team. The school district of Line Mountain has a rule stating that boys and girls can’t compete together in c… [Read More]

Taking the kids to a spring-training baseball game

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The San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics played this afternoon at Scottsdale Stadium in an exhibition spring training game. The Arizona sun was burning hot, the bottled water (and beer) was selling fast, the A’s were hitting hard, the Giants we… [Read More]

Should we forgive Lance Armstrong?

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In the past couple months Lance Armstrong went from being recognized as the world’s best athlete to the biggest fraud in sporting history. Nike dumped him. Oakley gave him the boot. He was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and kicked out of… [Read More]

Why I’m talking to my kids about Lance Armstrong

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“What’s doping?” a tiny voice asked from the backseat of the car. The question caught me off guard. I was completely absorbed by an NPR “All Things Considered” segment about USADA releasing over 200 pages of material proving beyond doubt that… [Read More]