This is part 2 of the No Excuses Foundation ProAm Summer Pro League series. Being a champion is not simply defined by the number of awards that one has earned. Champions are built differently. The legend Muhammad Ali stated, “Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them: A… Continue reading Champions Know No Excuses
This is part 1 of my experience covering the No Excuses Summer Pro League in Houston. With the 2016-2017 NBA season wrapping up nearly one month ago, many fans have already begun the countdown to next season, which is approximately 131 days away (as of 7/5/17). Most elite level players take this time to relax… Continue reading Houston, We Have Tip-Off!
With day one of March Madness at a close, fans are left to read “the broken bracket” tweets, “upset” headlines, and my personal favorite narrative, the Cinderella season of Northwestern basketball. This month marks another first for me. Well, after really thinking about it, 2017 has truly been a year of many firsts, but that is another story… Continue reading NCAA Tournament Series: Day 1 | Let the #MarchMadness Begin
Conferences normally feel like an extended study sessions. Speakers upon speakers slamming you with information that you may or may not be able to relate to. Another lecture…another teacher that gives lessons about topics that may not be implemented in your daily life. Well, let’s just say NABJ Region 3 Conference in Dallas proved to be… Continue reading BIG Deal in BIG D: My First NABJ Regional Conference
High flying, strong tumbling and unequivocally dominating all describe the 2016 Team USA women’s gymnastic team at the 31st Olympic games in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. After night one of gymnastics during the women’s qualifications, Team USA finished with a score of 185.238, which was almost 10 points over second place. On Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, the powerhouse squad took home… Continue reading The #FINALFive: Gymnastics Dream Team