Why Baseball Is Important To Me Research Paper

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¨Now coming up to the plate for the Horned Frogs number 17, Mario Rivera!¨ In five years I pray this is the chance I will get to have, to hear my name while walking up to the plate, name in shining lights,people cheering my name. I pray that this opportunity comes to me as I dream to play baseball for my favorite college, The Texas Christian University Horned Frogs. Just imagine it the chance to play college baseball for the college you have have keeping up with since eight, boy do I hope I can have the special opportunity to accomplish something that big. First of all, I think this would be a great experience for me because I know many adults who have exclaimed the college baseball experience to be a joyride of fun as you travel coast to…show more content…
I hope what we did shows them, no matter your size, no matter your age, no matter height or weight, if you put more work in then the next guy you will be successful. No matter what just play you heart out and leave it all on the field. Do to the actions my teams and I have accomplished in those years I believe my family will think highly of me for working hard and playing my heart out, but that's part of the reason they will think highly of me. I feel they will because we set the bar high for the oncoming district teams as they will have to work insanely hard and long so they can accomplish something we didn't. As I may be athletic and played in the regional tournament I wanna be remembered for something more then that, I wanna be remembered for who I am as a person, my traits could have played into this as I am the person to make people laugh when down, or always joking around and happy, alone side that I am hardworking and I want my teachers to always remember me for that as I work hard day in and out during school. I am very outgoing which means I make lots of friends, from baseball I made friends from Delaware, Tennessee, Maryland, New York, and more and I hope one day I am remembered as the kid who didnt care where you where from or who you where he would always try to talk to you because he was always looking for new friends and loved…show more content…
You may think success is all about winning and that's it buts thats not even close to what it is. To me success is where you achieve a goal or when you work hard and get the outcome you were looking for I mean ya winning is success, but do not understand there is much more to success then just winning. Jocks…. they make me laugh its all sports, sports, sports for them. Not the case for me, the order for me is family, religion, school, sports, and then friends. My family is my life my parents support everything I do from my sports, to my schoolwork, they put food on the table, clothes on my back, and a roof over my head. I can always count on them to be there to help me through anything going on in my life and I am happy to call them my parents. Then there's my brothers younger and older, thats right im stuck in the middle but I don't mind. My older brother and I have a strong relationship as we talk about sports, we play videogames together, play sports together, and in general just hang out together. But my little brother and I have not to much of the same relationship. My little brother and I are an actual switch up of me. I like to go outside and run around, he likes to stay inside and lounge, I like to play sports, he likes to sing which causing lots of tension between us but we get along it's normally over one of little “Wrestling Matches” which are always cut short by my
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