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15-Year-Old Becomes First Girl To Dunk In A High School Game In Colorado

January 9, 20170

Francesca Belibi, 15, didn’t start playing basketball until she entered high school. Her parents are doctors and they couldn’t find the time to fit hoops into the family’s schedule, according
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Mississippi State Men’s Basketball Team Assists Woman After Rollover Accident

January 7, 20170

A woman who was involved in a rollover accident got a major assist from the Mississippi State men’s basketball team, according to ESPN. Carolyn Ashley’s car “spun out” and flew
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Pro Slackliner, Ski Instructor Saves Man Hanging Unconscious From Ski Lift

January 5, 20170

Skier Mickey Wilson, 28, was at the right place at the right time when he scaled a Colorado chairlift to rescue a man who was hanging from the lift with
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Matthew Slater Receives Call During Patriots’ Bible Study Informing Him He’s The Bart Starr Award Winner For 2017

January 5, 20170

New England Patriots’ special teams standout Matthew Slater thought it was going to be a typical Monday. He would rest his body after a Sunday win and go to the
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105-Year-Old French Cyclist Breaks A World Record For Longest Distance Covered In An Hour

January 4, 20170

Some things, you never forget how to do. Like riding a bike. Even at 105 years old. Robert Marchand, a 105-year-old French cyclist, set a new world record Wednesday when
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World War II Veteran Still Running At 97 Years Old

December 21, 20160

When people see Albert Booth running, most think he is in his 70’s. No one ever guesses that he’s 97 years old. The World War II veteran from Pennsylvania began
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Man Who Was Given Five Years To Live Finishes 100th Marathon At 75 Years Old

December 19, 20160

Rocky Balboa has nothing on 75-year-old Don Wright. In November, Wright ran his 100th marathon in Philadelphia, but that’s just a sliver of his story. He didn’t start running until
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105-Year-Old Celebrates Birthday By Teaching A Yoga Class

December 18, 20160

How do you imagine a 105-year-old spending her birthday? Teaching a yoga class is probably the last thing that comes to mind, but not for Lil Hansen of Ludington, Michigan.
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Sports Illustrated Names Young Homeless Track Athletes ‘Sportskids Of The Year’

December 13, 20160

In August we told you about Tai, Rainn, and Brooke Sheppard, the 11, 10, and 9-year-old sisters who competed in the AAU Jr. Olympics in Houston. The three girls live
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Pittsburgh Running Back James Conner Receives ‘Spirit Award’ After Conquering Cancer, Returning To Football

December 9, 20160

The last time we told you about University of Pittsburgh running back James Conner, he was taking part in team practices while undergoing 12 weeks of chemotherapy with a surgical
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First Person With Dwarfism Finishes IRONMAN Triathlon

November 19, 20162

John Young is no stranger to doubters. Because he stands just 4’4,” he’s had people tell him his entire life that he can’t do certain things. Now, Young has done
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Jonathan Mendes, A 96-Year-Old World War II Marine, Finishes 2016 NYC Marathon

November 8, 20160

One man’s Gatorade is another man’s scotch. At 96 years old, Jonathan Mendes held up a nip of Scotch and toasted with his trainer, Tom Mangan, on Sunday night. And,
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Brothers Blaze The NYC Marathon Course In 2016 After Broken Wheelchair Nearly Derailed Their 2015 Attempt

November 7, 20160

In last year’s New York City Marathon, Brent Pease and his brother, Kyle, had every reason not to cross the finish line. Kyle has cerebral palsy, and Brent often pushes
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Senators’ Goaltender Craig Anderson Records 37 Saves, Shutout In Return After Wife’s Cancer Diagnosis

October 31, 20160

Sports can provide great relief from the hardships of every day life. That’s true for the athletes in the game, too. Nicholle Anderson, the wife of Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig
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High School Football Player Who Is Deaf, Blind Appears On The Ellen DeGeneres Show

October 25, 20160

Marvin Pearson has no limits. The student from Pottstown High School in Pennsylvania has been blind and deaf since he was 10 years old, but he still plays football for
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