As we approach the holidays with family and friends, we'd like to also give back to the places in our community that work so hard to make our loved ones safe and cared for. We want to make sure that every child has the opportunity to have a safe, welcoming environment like we offer at Future Stars.
Topics: Sharing, Maria Fareri Children's Hospital, News, Thanksgiving
Just in case you missed this part of the bio of these 2018 NFL first round picks, "the first round was chock full of athletes who played multiple sports in high school or throughout most of their pre-college years." Here's a taste of who they are and what they played:
Topics: Multi-sports, News
Chess is a game for all seasons and people of all ages and abilities. Be inspired knowing that people from all corners of the globe with differing playing abilities are enjoying chess.
USA Football shares some life lessons learned while playing football that go beyond the field. Here are some other ways to look at football and what your children gain from playing:
Just in case you missed watching the 2019 FIFA Women's Soccer games in France, check out these videos:
Yahoo Sports shared an article by Justin Barrasso, Sports Illustrated, about Jessica Mendoza a former softball star who was a four-time First Team All-American outfielder for the Stanford Cardinals. Jessica was also a member of the US women's national softball team from 2004 to 2010. In the 2004 Athens Olympics, she won a gold medal followed by a silver in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Jessica's work with baseball amplified with her broadcasting job with ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball.
Olympic.org shares a tribute to China's 17-year-old Shan Lin who won 3 gold medals in the diving competitions at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. Shan Lin revealed. “I’m scared of heights. I just jump and don’t think about it.” Her fear did not stop her from winning the gold for women’s 3m springboard and 10m platform.
If you are interested in diving, then you should see what great Olympic divers do! If you are inspired, please do consider enrolling at Future Stars Diving camp for 2019 and get yourself wet!
USA Diving shared that Team USA announced last week that Jack Matthews (Powell, Ohio) and Bridget O’Neil (Southlake, Texas) will compete for Team USA at the Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, in Argentina. Mandy Eby (Powell, Ohio), coached both divers and their qualification was based on their performances in group A competition this summer at Junior World Championships in Kiev, Ukraine.