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Change is Good I Think

Things change. And they can change really fucking fast.

1 year ago I called a college coach to tell him I would be accepting the scholarship and joining the team. 533 more words

Thankful for IX

And by “IX,” I mean Title IX.

Now. I am a student athlete at NCAA Division II school–I’m not getting endorsements or working on my craft for eight hours out of my day (I only do about 3 or 4 hours a day on a long day; weights, run, play, repeat). 670 more words


10 Commandments Of Dating A College Athlete

I fell really hard for a college baseball player my senior year of college. It was spring semester and he was about to start the longest season an athlete can possibly have in college with 58 games underway. 733 more words

The Off-Court Battle of College Athletics: Body Image and Food Insecurity

Tennis has been a part of my life since I can remember.

I spent summers at the Racket Club in LC doing Ronnie’s Sports Camp in the mornings and hanging out with friends by the pool in the afternoons. 1,293 more words

Mindfulness: Control Your Thoughts Without Judgment

Your mind wanders about 50% of the time. Your emotions and thoughts are fleeting, at this time, maybe without recognizing, you let those thoughts and emotions define you. 1,132 more words


Would John Wooden Have Done That?

Where do we begin? Woody Hayes? Greg Winslow? Bobby Knight? Mike Rice? Mike Leach? Mark Mangino? Sean Woods? Tommy Tuberville? Mike Montgomery? Kevin Stallings? And those are just some of the most infamous mens coaches, believe me this is not just an mens coaching problem either. 791 more words


College Athlete Takes Exam All By His Itty Bitty Self

BATON ROUGE, LA—Reportedly sitting down to the exam without the assistance of any academic advisers or university provided tutors, LSU track star Damien Wilmore took the Economics 103 midterm all by his itty bitty self. 98 more words