Posts Tagged as "Sports"

Why I Still Play Football, Despite the Risks

Dec. 11, 2013 / By
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It was a play just like any other play.

I was a 15 year-old sophomore, proud to be playing football for Long Beach Polytechnic High School, a team that has produced a number of NFL players, including Marques Anderson, who played for the Green Bay Packers, the Denver Broncos and the San Francisco 49ers, and wide receiver Kareem Kelly of the New Orleans Saints...

Tennis Courts Keep Youth Away from Dangers

Aug. 9, 2012 / By
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“Let’s hit DeForest today at 7,” reads a text message received by David Rodriguez, 16, Long Beach Jordan High School...

In Richmond, A Love of Soccer But Nowhere to Play

Jul. 11, 2012 / By
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Richmond Pulse/ New America Media, News Report, Monica Quesada

RICHMOND, Calif. — Angel Leon has learned how to express his feelings through soccer...