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Derek Sheely and the NCAA: Real Sports Clip

In 2011, Derek Sheely, the captain of the Frostburg State football team, died shortly after collapsing during pre-season football practice.

His father, Ken Sheely, filed suit against the NCAA seeking changes to their policies on concussions and injury management. 28 more words


15 Things You Need To Know Before Dating A College Athlete

1. You don’t need to be ripped…necessarily…but you should know what a gym is, and have at least stepped in one once or twice.

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The Loss of Fitspo

The above quote is from one of the most addicting shows known to Netflix: Friday Night Lights. Team Riggins, am I right??? The football coach that we know and love, Eric Taylor bids his team onward with this lovely quote which I have recently designated as my new fitness mantra. 601 more words


Senioritis? What's that?

As the semester comes to a close, I can’t help but think about my times through my college career over the last three and a half years. 617 more words

Dear high school "jock",

You used to be me. I would say most people in my grade considered me one because sports was all I did and all I focused on. 374 more words

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An Earth-Shattering Breakup

I didn’t want it to happen the way it did. I knew it was coming, but it happened so quickly. This breakup really changed me, and I’m still trying to move past it, even two months later. 353 more words