Even though I lost I knew I had gotten into his head mentally because I didn’t see him since he ran into the locker room mad because I had embarrassed him and since he knew he was very lucky to get the win. Since I knew I had one or two more chance to wrestle Nerine in the state tournament in two weeks I felt I had brought him down a little bit mentally which I could use to my
I went from being 110 pounds to 99 pounds at the beginning of the year and it became harder and harder to maintain my weight due to the fact that I had grown about an inch in the middle of the season. I had placed 1st in class D and 3rd in sectionals and I was the first alternate for states. This means that if one kid in my weight class didn’t make weight I would be wrestling in his spot. I never got to wrestle but it was a good thing because I wouldn’t have been able to make weight. After the normal season ended I gained 20 pounds in three
It is also more common for athletes who play football or basketball to go pro than in any other college sport. Athletes who play football or basketball are at a higher risk of career ending injuries. These two sports are the hardest on an athletes body. Only one out of twenty-five college athletes go pro, so why put your body at risk when you don’t receive anything for doing that and your chances of going pro are slim? A lot of these student athletes are stressed out because of schoolwork participating in a college sport.
Have you ever had a passion for something that you love so much that you keep on doing it no matter what time of the season it is? For me that was going to club wrestling at Coe College to practice for two months. My Dad, and my wrestling coach Jeff Voss suggested that it would be a good idea to go to these practices. I didn 't want to at first, but then I thought that if I do the practices I will get better. Also I didn’t want to do track.
His style of speech and use of vocabulary is that of what generally inspires or motivates me. Unfortunately, Boudreau’s team lost that night 3-0 to the Florida Panthers. Even though it didn 't work on his players, it continues to inspire hundreds of thousands of people on youtube, including myself. He did a good job at not just directing the speech on his team, rather allowing the listener to have a wider perspective on why and how it inspires or motivates them. Although Bruce Boudreau doesn 't know it, he could be cast for an inspirational film any day now if he continues to make speeches like
A featured NBA columnist, Grant Hughes, for the Bleacher Report recently wrote an article about who are the best defenders in the NBA. The last four winners of the NBA Finals have all had someone from the top five on Hughes’s list, this clearly demonstrates the importance of good defenders (Hughes, 2014). Great defenders can also be your superstars, superstars can also fill the roles set for the role players. That was the case two out of the last three years with the Miami Heat, Lebron James was their superstar as well as their best defender. There is no team that has won the NBA Finals in the last fifteen years without having at least one high quality
At the beginning of my 6th grade year, most of my friends were going out for wrestling. I was debating whether to join or not, and they convinced me to do it. It was one of the best decisions I ever made because this is where I first got to know Mr. Schaidle. Throughout the season, he taught me how to wrestle and how to be a leader. He was not only concerned about winning at wrestling, but also teaching us to be responsible, to show respect, and how to be a man.
That they both go through bullying and end up victorious. I learn from the movie is that not to underestimate anybody even if they leave a different life than you. The element that I was unfamiliar was when Jackie Chan was crying about his wife and kid because I didn't really know what happened to them. I was familiar with the training they had to go through so they can prepare for the final fight. The karate kid was directed by Harald Zwart and the other films he was known for was the pink panther 2, Hamilton, and agent code bank 2.
If their tribe loses, they must vote one member out. In order to win, they must outwit, outplay, and outlast. "Survivor" first came out in 2000, and since then, it has captured the attention of millions. Some viewers are drawn in by the drama, others, including me, are more hooked on the survival and competition aspect of the show. While some feel "Survivor" lacks ethics or is a waste of time, I believe the show is an exciting and interesting form of
My life was great, I had a hero police officer as my father, a genius scientist as my mother and two little brothers. I wanted to make my parents proud so I got medals, high grades, licenses to make them proud and they pampered me so much that I had a high ego but when I reached puberty my high ego was so fragile that an insult would break it all down and the breaking hit came from my father, we had a fight about dinner, having fights with the parents as a teenager was a normal thing but I wanted to get out of there and so I did. I picked up my camp kit, my savings, and my father's old pistol, I ran away from home but I was smarter than the other kids who escaped their homes, I knew how to avoid danger because my father taught me everything
Coach Sears had well deserved this place in the hall of fame as he lead the Belleville west wrestlers to countless victories and even gotten wrestlers scholarships to multiple universities or colleges. The wrestlers of Belleville West will always miss him as the seasons and years go on. Reflection on their past the wrestlers will take into account the coaching the coach has taught them and will continue to be successful in their journey. Coach Joe will be an amazing coach as he has taken over but will not be as amazing as Al
None! That’s right, Jerry Jones is the one and only GM in the NFL that has won three Super Bowls. Ultimately we measure the success of a franchise by how many championships they win and the Cowboys are still tied with the 49’ers for the second most Super Bowl victories of any franchise in the NFL with five. The Pittsburg Steelers hold the #1 spot with six. Super Bowls are great for an overall view of the quality of a franchise over time but they don’t really give us a realistic look at how that franchise stacks up against the others on a year-to-year basis.
On that drive, he spotted the actor John Candy in the stands and decided to point it out in the huddle, right before leading his team 92 yards and throwing the game winner with thirty four seconds left in the game. Most quarterbacks, at any level, would have been nervous, but what Montana did, in the biggest game of the year, really shows how he earned the nickname Joe Cool. Joe Montana had great stats for an NFL quarterback. He may not have the best stats of all time compared to today 's players, but when he was done playing they were some of the best ever. In just 10 seasons of twelve games or more, he threw for over 40,500 passing yards, including passing for 300 yards in a single game thirty nine times, six of those times in the postseason.
This causes most of them to be upset but Jim is determined to use their potential that he knows they have. After he realizes his technique to coaching may not be working, he changes it a little. After some heart to heart conversations and motivation speeches with his team, they begin to be a lot more focused on being the best they can be. When their second meet comes around, which is a dual meet, they win first place. The mood/pace of the movie turns from severely dramatic and stressful to exiting and hopeful.
In 2015, the NFL reported 271 concussions through practices, games, and workouts in the 2015 season alone (Breslow). The NFL is the most popular sport in the US (McGarry and Schwartz). It’s competitiveness and excitement were all people focused on until players recognized the true effects concussions can have on a player. Today, only a handful of players come out and speak about the problem, addressing their concerns. The cost of speaking out could be that you would lose respect from your teammates and coaches, as they are trying to preserve a game that they love.