Special Needs Hoopster Gets Her Shot

Special Needs Hoopster scores

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 […]

Football Rival Forfeits Title Game in Show of Unity

Great act of sportsmanship in High School Football

Oak Harbor and Marysville Pilchuck, two Seattle area high schools, were scheduled to play for the title game last Friday night. But, tragedy struck on game day. A freshman student of Marysville Pilchuck walked into his own school cafeteria with a gun and began shooting, killing one and injuring several others. He then turned the […]

3 Inspirational Sports Stories to Brighten Your Day

Inspirational Sports Stories

Down in the dumps? Depressed about your fantasy football team? Or, is your local NFL team in a downward spiral? Worried about the state of sports and all the shenanigans happening on and off the field?  Fear no more. Let’s shift the focus to something more positive. 3 Inspirational Sports Stories Here are 3 inspirational […]

The Real Riches and Virtues in Sport

The Real Riches and Virtues in Sport

Editor’s Note:  We’re happy to present “The Real Riches and Virtues in Sport,” an article written for Sports Feel Good Stories by Jack Bowen, philosophy teacher and author. —– The Real Riches and Virtues in Sport By Jack Bowen Sport ethicists have a great time piecing together foundations of moral theory and applying it to […]

Run With Love’s Leg

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Below is an article from Deepu Antony who submitted “Run With Love’s Leg” as part of the TeamSnap and SportsFeelGoodStories.com “Sports Feel Good Story of the Year Contest.” Run With Love’s Leg I never thought that a kids’ race at a school could make me cry. The St. Mary’s Orphanage in Calicut, India, […]