Stephanie Allmon of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram said in one of her articles, “The perky pixie-size gymnast with the wide-tooth smile famously became the first female to grace the cover of a Wheaties cereal box; She remains one of the most popular athletes of all time. ”(news.msn.com) Mary Lou Retton is known for many achievements in her gymnastics career including her “Perfect 10” vault, youngest inductee in The Hall of Fame, and many medals in the 1984 Summer Olympics. Her life-changing career started when she was only 4 years old. Retton’s many accomplishments like her “Perfect 10” had a big impact on society.(biography.com)
Jazz fought a battle with the United States Soccer Federation to allow Jazz to play on the girls’ soccer team, and two and a half years later she succeeded. After what Jazz has been through and what she is going through, she continues to be positive in many ways. She never gives up and is beautiful inside and out. She is so inspiring and continues to be kind, joyful and just amazing. She makes a difference in people 's everyday lives and without her, many people wouldn’t be where they are today.
“Even as far back as when I started acting at 14, I know I’ve never considered failure.” Actress and model Jennifer Shrader Lawrence always predicted she’d be famous. Whether you know her as Katniss or Raven/Mystique you know that she’s great when it comes to acting. Born August 15, 1990 in Louisville, Kentucky this Leo is one of the most highest paid actress. Jennifer Lawrence has an amazing career, achieved many accomplishments, and uses her platform to influence society.
This impact is part of the reasoning behind Degler’s choice to take the job as coach of the JV team this year. “I feel like I have something I can offer and help the team and the girls here, both as a player and a coach.” Coach Degler said. “Showing them what it is like to be a competitive athlete or to be a Christian on the court or be a good academic student, and being a good role model.”
She kept going to school to learn more and more. Without it she would 've never gotten to where she made it too. Ochoa brings out the courage and setted an example that nothing is ever to difficult for anyone. Ochoa has made a big inspiration to the kids as well as it relates to the woman. She also impacted males herself, because she did a job that that they could of done themselves.
That, she said, is what builds self-confidence and courage" (page 2). I agree with this statement completely. Kids need to be able to take risks and feel danger. If kids never take risks, they won 't be very successful in life in general. To stand out, you need to take risks, and playing it safe doesn 't always work.
High school sports are fast approaching and everybody is brushing up on their skills. Entitlement is when somebody has the right to do something and exists in every high school sport Starting varsity is most player’s main goal, but it comes at a cost. Athletes should have to earn their spot to play varsity, it should not be given to them. Over the years I can definitely relate to this, and playing varsity has brought out the best in me by revealing my true character. Not having entitlement in sports allows everyone an equal chance of earning a varsity spot.
Although Title IX is best known for sports and athletics, is about much more! It also opens the gate for girls to pursue math and science, requires fair treatment for pregnant and parenting students, and protects students for sexual harassment. Over the years title IX has helped females in sports; sadly, there are still educational barriers and discrimination of gender in schools off of the playing field. Despite Title IX 's prohibition against sex discrimination, there are schools across the country that still show signs of discrimination
To obtain this goal, Malala had a clear sense of her values the entire time since she did not back down even after receiving threats to give up, she kept on fighting. Malala before and after she was shot are similar because before Malala was shot, she valued school very much, and was a strong, independent, 14 year old girl who knew what her goals were. Now, she became more, she is a role model to many people all across the world and inspires many on a daily basis with her powerful speeches for those children who have been deprived of an
She later goes on to state, “we are so programmed to some giving us the answers that it 's hypocritical and disingenuous for us to ask our kids to think for themselves and not cheat their way through life.” In making this comment, she urges us to stop letting the media brainwash us and to start thinking for ourselves. She doesn 't want us to bring this trait to our children and make them have that bad habit. This is really going to put the future of humanity in trouble. This really proves that our future people is not going do well.
Skoug leads the conference with nine doubles and he is just two short of the national lead. TCU boasts a conference-best .493 slugging percentage, a mark that ranks 17th nationally. The Horned Frogs are first in the Big 12 with 35 doubles and tied for first with 13 home runs. TCU and WVU began their series in 2013 and will be meeting for just the 12th time on Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Syracuse and UConn are no strangers to playing each other. The former Big East foes have met 49 times over the years and the two teams will square off for the National Championship on Tuesday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. For Breanna Stewart and the Huskies, they are searching for their fourth straight title. If UConn (37-0) can pull off the victory, it would be the first time in Division I women 's basketball that such a feat has been accomplished.
Mariel Margaret “Mia” Hamm-Garciaparra is a retired American professional soccer player and a two time olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women 's World Cup winner. Mia won the Women 's World Cup in 1991 and 1999, and took Olympic gold medals in 1996 and 2004. At the the age of 15, Mia was the youngest soccer player to play for the national team, she played forward. Mia Hamm was born March 17, 1972 in Selma, AL. Mia Hamm has scored 149 goals in international soccer-more than any other female player- and is still considered the greatest female soccer player in the world.
Sandra Kay Yow is one of the most inspirational coaches. When she was in high school she once scored 52 points in a game. Her coach then predicted that she would make history in basketball. She thought it was insane at the time. In 1965 she began coaching at Allen Jay High school.
Do you know about Thomas Rhett? If you don’t then I am going to tell you all about him. Thomas Rhett Akins J.R was born on March 30,1990 in Valdosta Georgia. After his mother died Rhett (his dad) took care of him and Thomas Rhett went on tours with his dad because he was a country singer.