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  • Injured softball player makes it around bases with help from pitcher she homered off of

    There is plenty of value in competition. There may be more value in sportsmanship. Over the weekend, Florida Southern senior pitcher Chelsea Oglevie served up a three-run home run on the final pitch of her collegiate career. While rounding the bases the batter, Eckard College’s Kara Oberer, had her knee lock up. She made it […]
  • Carlos Gomez — yes, Carlos Gomez — makes a fan’s day

    The Milwaukee Brewers’ Carlos Gomez does not necessarily have the greatest reputation, especially after his affinity for admiring home runs has led to a few on-field incidents. But that doesn’t mean he’s a bad person. As seen in this video, Gomez really made a young fan’s day by going over, saying a few words and […]
  • Cardinals’ Bethel helps guide friend through Pat’s Run

    Arizona Cardinals safety Justin Bethel may be a Pro Bowl special teamer, but as it turns out he may be an even more special person off the field. Bethel was among the thousands who participated in Saturday’s 10th Annual Pat’s Run, which honors the legacy of former ASU and Cardinals linebacker Pat Tillman, but as […]
  • Spurs coach Gregg Popovich offers heartfelt message for cancer-stricken sideline reporter Craig Sager

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has mastered two things during his illustrious 19-year career: postseason basketball and one-word answers. Over the years, Popovich and TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager have often engaged in a comical game of cat-and-mouse during on-air interviews, but the former had a pretty special message for the latter after […]
  • Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald to be honored for off-the-field work

    Arizona sports fans know what kind of a guy Larry Fitzgerald is. Not only is he great for the team on the field, but he’s been an excellent member of the community off it. He’s going to be rewarded for his work. According to TulsaWorld.com, Fitzgerald will be honored as the male recipient of an […]
  • J.J. Watt kindly proves he’s a young fan’s friend

    It seems like you can’t go too long without hearing of a nice thing J.J. Watt did for someone. The Houston Texans star is often in the news for his charity work or just simply good deeds. He appears to be a model citizen, and an NFL player who “gets it.” This Instagram video further […]
  • Tom Izzo pours his heart out talking about Lacey Holsworth

    Lacey Holsworth’s story is well known and worth knowing. Lacey was the young girl who suffered from neuroblastoma and befriended Michigan State star Adreian Payne when the player was visiting her hospital. Just eight-years-old, Lacey spent plenty of time around Payne and the Michigan State basketball team, including following them around during their NCAA Tournament […]
  • Arizona Cardinals LB Lorenzo Alexander a Pro Bowler off the field, too

    Lorenzo Alexander made his mark with the Arizona Cardinals before going down with an injury in Week 3 against the New Orleans Saints. And before joining the Cardinals, he excelled on the field enough to be a Pro Bowl selection in 2012. But it’s the mark he’s made off the field that may be even […]
  • Shadow Mountain’s Reid Maurice named Fulton Homes Character Counts Monthly Winner

    Reid Maurice is a junior on the baseball team at Shadow Mountain High School in Phoenix, and he has been named the April finalist for the Fulton Homes Character Counts award. Maurice, 17, said he trains year-round for baseball, working to continually improve as an athlete. The right fielder spent his past summer with his […]
  • Super Bowl champ to accompany autistic girl to prom

    Running back Christine Michael knows the glory of winning a Super Bowl. The Seattle Seahawks rookie ran for 79 yards on 18 carries during the franchise’s first championship season. Now, he’s doing his best to cheer up a young girl from the Houston area. Eighteen-year-old Taylor Kirkwood, who is autistic will be attending the Anahuac […]

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