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Former Springfield Standout Making Immediate Impact at University of Wisconsin
Hometown Spotlight, Local Sports, National Sports, Sports

Former Springfield Standout Making Immediate Impact at University of Wisconsin

The adjustment period when making the leap from high school to college varies for every collegiate football player. Throw in the adjustment involves getting prepared to play at one of the most successful programs in the Big Ten Conference and many players struggle mightily during this transition period. From more detailed playbooks, rigorous academic demands,…

NBA’s One-and-Done Rule Causes Nothing but Problems
National Sports, Sports

NBA’s One-and-Done Rule Causes Nothing but Problems

Rick Pitino and several other high-profile college basketball coaches implicated by the Federal Bureau of Investigations for funneling money to high-profile basketball recruits. Shoe companies were hovering around high school basketball and AAU venues like hungry vultures. LaVar Ball invaded our media outlets by pulling two of his sons out of school to focus on…

8 Teams Who Can Make it to the Final Four
National Sports, Sports

8 Teams Who Can Make it to the Final Four

With the college basketball season now in full swing and conference play gearing up very shortly, it is never too early to make predictions of what to expect in a few months. March Madness is arguably the best two-weeks in sports as NCAA brackets are filled out by almost every office in America. You know…

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Words of Wisdom

 

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and I missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”

— Michael Jordan

 

 

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

 

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior in life without your consent.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”

— Stephen Covey

 

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

— Ronald Reagan

 

 

 

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