Special Needs Hoopster Gets Her Shot

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Madison, Minnesota’s Sainora Dokoche practices shooting the basketball religiously. As a high school freshman with Down syndrome, she practices at the school gym during lunch time. Special Needs Hoopster Gets Her Shot The high school girls basketball coach Ryan Giles took notice and asked the 4’10” freshman to join the team. In her first varsity […]

Baseball Practice Planning Prep

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Baseball practice planning prep is essential for all baseball coaches, and especially for youth baseball coaches. Great coaches, from Little League to the Major League’s, come to each practice with a plan. They’re not just winging it. They know what they’re going to do, so practice time becomes simply an implementation of a plan. Not only […]

Stories About Sports Inspirational Stories

Stories about Sports Feel Good Stories

Six years ago yesterday, Sports Feel Good Stories.com was founded. The first story covered the late game heroics of Jason McElwain, the autistic student manager from upstate New York, who with about 4 minutes left in a high school basketball game scored 6 three-pointers and a 2-pointer for 20 points. That story continues to amaze […]

Football Offseason Workout Plans

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Athletes in any sport can make their biggest improvements during the offseason.  It’s no different for football players. With the NFL Super Bowl nearly upon us, for most youth football players, there’s been sufficient rest time to enjoy a needed break since their own football season’s conclusion. Now is a good time for most to […]

Heaven’s Baseball Schedule Expanded

Heaven's Baseball Schedule expanded with Ernie Banks images

Baseball fans in heaven are excited about the prospect of more doubleheaders, because as Banks said, “It’s a great day for a ball game; let’s play two!” Baseball great Ernie Banks died yesterday at the age of 83. “Mr. Cub” was noted for his sunny disposition, loyalty and his excitement for just playing the game. […]