Trevor Bauer rewards young fans for their patience and good manners
Character Counts | August 12, 2016 6:38 am
Being a fan of Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer can have its benefits. Bauer rewarded a couple fans with tickets for waiting in the rain for him.
Ball State surprises student-athlete with full scholarship
Character Counts | August 9, 2016 7:03 am
Kyle Seger has tried to obtain a college scholarship for four and a half years. Finally, Ball State awarded one to the long-time student-athlete.
Cardinals fan makes child’s day by giving him his Tyrann Mathieu jersey
Adam Green | August 7, 2016 8:03 am
A Cardinals fan made a child’s day by giving him the Tyrann Mathieu jersey off his back during Saturday’s Red & White practice.
P.K. Subban makes promise to kids in Montreal
Character Counts | August 4, 2016 10:03 am
Before a trade to Nashville, former Montreal Canadien P.K. Subban supported Montreal Children’s Hospital. Now in a new city, Subban’s support continues.
Former Arizona guard Kyle Fogg will put The Tournament money to good use
Character Counts | August 2, 2016 10:38 pm
Former Arizona Wildcats guard Kyle Fogg will use money he won as The Tournament MVP to build a school in Ghana.
Brandon Knight gives back in Back to School Backpack Bash
Character Counts | August 2, 2016 9:35 am
Brandon Knight held his annual Back to School Backpack Bash event, where the point guard gave out school supplies to kids and signed autographs for fans.
Saints aid flood recovery near West Virginia training camp
Character Counts | August 2, 2016 9:00 am
The New Orleans Saints spent much of their first full day in West Virginia helping the community recover from disastrous flooding.
Cowboys add another star to helmets, honor Dallas police
Character Counts | August 1, 2016 7:00 pm
The Dallas Cowboys have added another star to their helmet in honor of the fallen police officers that were shot by snipers in downtown Dallas in July.
Michael Jordan donates $2 million to help with racial divide
Character Counts | July 25, 2016 3:51 pm
With the recent violence that has occurred in America between law enforcement and African Americans, Michael Jordan has spoken up about the issues at hand.
Character Counts Finalist
- Horizon's Kody Huff more than a rising baseball star
- Campo Verde's Kanani Hiapo thrives on volleyball court, in the classroom
- Raymond S. Kellis sophomore Chase Weaver balances leadership roles in sports, church
- Westwood's Brianna Anderson makes big differences with little actions
- Marcos de Niza kicker Krysten Muir using football success to build up others
- Arcadia High School's Grant Loftin leads in lacrosse and beyond
- Williams Field High School junior Lindsay O'Driscoll finds time to help others
- Scottsdale Christian's Christina Clark has dreams, reality of helping others
- Golf, piloting and helping others are Brody Burnell's passions
- Teddy bear drive, speeches help Emery Miller inspire children to overcome adversity