My Michigan Hero “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” - Babe Ruth
Lauren Connell is a softball player for the Michigan softball team. She is enrolled in the college of literature, science, and the arts at the University of Michigan. Lauren Connell works hard to keep her grades up in school she was also bullpen catcher she graduated from west lafayette high school in (2012) she also registered first collegiate putout behind the plate at Ohio State (March 22) . I’ve never met her. I’ve only seen her play one time. Yet, I am inspire by her, because she tries and tries again and never gives up.
Lauren Connell succeeds both on the softball field and in the classroom.in high school she was the
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Deanna Bowman is caring charismatic teacher who shows dedication and passion for her students and work. Ms.Bowman has effortlessly demonstrated throughout the years effective leadership in and out of the classroom while showing relentless efforts to build strong family-community ties. She is a SLT member, student Government Coordinator Ms. Bowman is a real
From the age of five, nothing could stop Catherine Granado from playing hockey. As she grew, so did her love and skill for the sport; so much so that she skated her way to the Olympics in 1998 and brought home the Gold Medal. Cammi Granado attended Province College, where she played on the school’s hockey team. She became the best player on the team, leading them to two national championships and being the European Civil Aviation Conference player of the year for three consecutive years. In 1990, she was accepted onto the first United States national women’s hockey team, and became that team’s leading goal scorer with thirty goals in twenty-five games.
The quote stuck out to me because it showed how this family’s passion for baseball ran through three generations. The father carried it on to Goodwin, his daughter, and she introduced the passion to her kids who also became big fans. This essay showed me that passion can come in different shades/styles and can be shared throughout a family. Passion does not only come from participating in the sport but passion can also come from being a fan of a sport. Another quote in the essay when Goodwin stated she “mastered all the miniature symbols that allowed me to record every movement, play by play, of our favorite players, Jackie Robinson and Duke Snider, Pee Wee Reese and Gil Hodges,” she let readers know she knew baseball like she played the sport but in reality she was just a big fan.
Melissa Jeanette “Missy” Franklin is a Canadian-American competitive swimmer and is a five-time Olympic gold medalist. Missy Franklin should be remembered because she swims for the USA Olympic team showing great pride representing her country in the sport that she has a tremendous love. Also she is very encouraging to young adults and kids everywhere to follow their dreams, and she also puts a stand on her thought about bullying and what you could do to stop it. Even at age 22 she is still active with her swimming career and is training for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan at the “ New National Stadium”.
Senior year I was named First Team All-County and Second Team all-North Jersey,” Schuckman said. In college, Schuckman has joined her school’s club team where she has improved her average to its current 170. And she wants to continue to improve on that. “I understand where people come from, saying that it’s not a real sport.
She is very inspiring because, she has won Olympic medals, and has been NPF Co-pitcher. She just proves that anything is possible and go after your dreams. Also she is just very kind. Also she said she has always wanted to have a Softball line and that
Aaliyah Mcrae some may think she’s just another student at Manchester Regional High School and although she is a student,there is a lot more to her than you think. She has been a four year varsity basketball player. Some may ask, How is she’s so good?
“A true hero isn’t measured by the size of his strength, but by the strength of his heart” -Zeus My Michigan hero isn’t famous or perfect. But he has been by my side since the day I was born. Even if you are sick, you will always be there when I have band concerts, softball games, birthday parties, or just needing someone to pick me up from school. Dale Rochefort is my great grandfather. He was born on July 24, 1936 in Garden, Michigan.
Colleen Hoover is a phenomenon. She has touched the hearts and minds of millions of readers around the world with her skillfululy crafted and captivating novels that blend romance and drama. She has ascended to the top of the New York Times best-seller list with her stories that make readers laugh, cry, and gasp. She has earned countless honors and recognition for her books, and she was honored as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2023. She did not always have it easy.
Babe “The Great Bambino” Babe Ruth was known as one of the most memorable baseball players because of his slugging. Normally pitchers cannot hit very well, but this was not the case, he could slug like no other. His batting average was .342 (“Babe Ruth Stats.”) The highest batting average you can get is a .400 so to be fifty-eight points off of a perfect batting average is not something that is easy to accomplish.
Heroes in “I am a Soldier, Too” A couple working hard so that, one day, their children can have a good life. A nurse going out of her way to make sure a patient is cared for properly. A king abdicating his throne so that his country can become a democracy. Heroism comes in many different forms and acts.
Being in Color Guard allows me to play an active service role in both the school, by providing school spirit and entertainment, as well as in the community in form of parades. Softball is much the same in that I am performing a sort of service towards the school by contributing to the growing athletics department of Auburn High School. Both Color Guard and Softball requires me to have character, by always encouraging others, working in a team dynamic, and motivating myself to accomplish goals and tasks that have been laid out for me by the
My Michigan Hero “You never know until you try” that 's what my brothers always tell me when they think I should try something new. My oldest brother Jacques is 23 years old and just graduated from Michigan State University and is now attending grad school, my second oldest brother Jaquil is 21 years old and is a Senior at Western Michigan and finally my third oldest brother Jessiah is 16 years old and is a junior in high school at Jackson High School. The reason my brothers inspire me is because they teach me new things that they learned. One way my brothers inspire me is they always motivate me to get better and are always confident in me. Ways they motivate me to get better is because they always tell me I can do better or they say they can do better than that.
In a way to have a final effect hopefully, and she does this by saying, “I ask the members of the IOC, on behalf of the women of the world, to please find a way to give girls their dreams back and put softball in the Olympic Games”