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Dani Wexelman is a producer/editor for MLB.com and Sports on Earth. You can find her rambling on Twitter @DaniWex, and on a mission to tell extraordinary stories.

College Runner Battled Eating Disorder, Seeks To Improve Mental Health Among Student Athletes

November 8, 20160

  By Dani Wexelman The promise of a bright and exciting future stood at Claire Smith’s heels. She played sports as far back as she can remember, and she always
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Retired Navy SEAL Helps Other Wounded Warriors Find Purpose Post Trauma, Gets Naming Rights to NASCAR Race

July 18, 20160

  By Dani Wexelman At 10,000 feet above the earth, Jason Redman pulls his parachute open and it’s in this moment that he’s most at peace. The Virginia native has
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Afghanistan Girls Climbing To New Heights With Ascend, A Specialized Mountaineering Program That Cultivates Empowerment

April 21, 20160

  By Dani Wexelman They’ve grown up in a world being told that they can’t, won’t, and shouldn’t even try. They’ve grown up in a place where women get married
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A Greater Mission: How Chris Long and former Green Beret Nate Boyer are giving back to keep veterans from giving in

November 10, 20152

By Dani Wexelman He has fought terrorists in Afghanistan and competed against 300-pound linemen in the Big 12, but Nate Boyer’s toughest mission yet is helping other veterans win their
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Man Biking Over 11,000 Miles To All 30 MLB Stadiums To Raise Money For Disadvantaged Kids

August 13, 20150

  Matt Stoltz, 22, has it all mapped out–bike to all 30 Major League Stadiums throughout the 2015 season, while raising awareness and funds for Big Brothers Big Sisters of
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