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28-Year-Old Becomes The First Female Head Coach To Lead A Pro Men’s Team In Continental Competition

March 15, 20170

When Chan Yuen-Ting was a child, she forged her mother’s signature and enrolled in a soccer youth leadership program. She signed the paperwork herself because she knew her parents wouldn’t
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Boy Who Plays Soccer Despite Cerebral Palsy Got To Meet His Manchester United Idols

March 12, 20170

An 11-year-old boy in the United Kingdom who has cerebral palsy had the best day of his life when he got the chance to meet the athletes who most inspire
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Visiting Dutch Soccer Fans Shower Sick Children With Stuffed Animal From Upper Deck

September 18, 20160

Visiting fans aren’t normally warmly welcomed in stadiums. However, with gestures like this one, who can argue the presence of these unfamiliar, but gracious fans? Supporters of ADO Den Haag,
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Teen With Neurological Condition Has Wish Granted by USWNT Star Alex Morgan

July 22, 20160

ESPN’s “My Wish” series always delivers. Thanks to Make-A-Wish Michigan and U.S. women’s soccer star Alex Morgan, 14-year-old Mackenzie Toman had her dream come true. The teen from Davison, Michigan
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Orlando Pride Goalkeeper With Broken Leg Tricks Coach, Has Twin Stand In For Her

June 26, 20160

Aubrey Bledsoe of the Orlando Pride broke her fibula in mid-June during practice, which obviously costs her the season. That, however, doesn’t mean the National Women’s Soccer League goalkeeper still
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English Soccer Player Paying For The Funeral Of Boy Who Lost His Battle With Cancer

April 12, 20161

English soccer star and Chelsea captain John Terry is helping a grieving family by paying for their son’s funeral. Tommi Miller, 8, bravely fought leukemia for five years before the
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P2P’s Five Most Read Stories: March 2016

April 4, 20160

March was full of good sports narratives spanning all ages. From the two fifth-grade journalists who will be helping us cover the AT&T Byron Nelson this year to a 98-year-old
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When Girls Became Lions: Review Of The First Title IX Novel And Author Q&A

March 22, 20160

By Kim Constantinesco The greatest lessons are learned when empathy runs wild. No one shows that quite like dynamic girls’ soccer coach Reynalda Wallace in When Girls Became Lions, the
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Brandi Chastain and Kevin Nash to Donate Their Brains For CTE Research

March 10, 20160

By Matt Petrero Unless you have lived under a rock for the past five years or so, you know that there has been a lot of attention paid to brain
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Lauren Sesselmann Accelerates Toward Finish Line: Olympic Medalist, Houston Dash Defender Brings Awareness To Ovarian Cancer

March 8, 20160

By Steve Coulter   It’s hard to find an athlete with more diverse interests than Houston Dash defender Lauren Sesselmann. The Olympic bronze medalist and Canadian national team member has
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Who We Play For’s Heart Screening Program Is Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest On And Off The Field

February 11, 20160

  By Kim Constantinesco The life of the dead always continues on in the living. Look no further than Zane Schultz, 26, the co-founder and heart screening manager of Who
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Beyond The Net With USWNT and Orlando Pride Goalie Ashlyn Harris

December 22, 20152

By Brittany Alvarado We had the privilege of capturing USWNT and Orlando Pride goalie Ashlyn Harris in her hometown of Satellite Beach, Florida. Harris wanted fans to feel a part
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Manchester United Surprises Terminal Ill Fan With Holiday Visit

December 16, 20150

Life really is about the moments and the memories. Manchester United gets that, and that’s why they brought in longtime fan, Tom Cooper, and his family for a day that
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VIDEO: Daughter Surprises Father With His First Mexican National Team Tickets

October 9, 20150

The U.S. Men’s National Team is taking on Mexico this weekend in California in a highly anticipated friendly. One girl took it upon herself to get her father his first
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USWNT’s Heather O’Reilly Dishes On Her Recipe For Being a Successful Female Athlete

October 1, 20150

We caught up with USWNT and FC Kansas City star Heather O’Reilly at her old high school in New Jersey to find out what advice she passes on to young
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