Essays Tagged: "football practice"

Observing a Scene. My class was told to just go out and observe a scene and then write a paper about it.

d even some cities out of state come together to compete in Soccer and Volleyball for the girls and Football and Basketball for the guys. This year the people who run the tournament decided to change ... decided to change it up a little. This year the senior girls' team ended up playing Volleyball and Football. Practice is always interesting because it always takes a while for the girls to get seriou ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Lessons from the Locker Room This essay talks about several things that I learned in my time as a football player

pter began in my life on the first day of ninth grade. That day, I went to my first day of freshman football practice. Although I knew a little about the game, I had never played football before, so I ... in the future. The experiences of that year set the stage for my entrance into varsity high school football, an experience which would shape much of my life.Before anyone can join the varsity footbal ...

(8 pages) 54 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Osgood Schlatter's disease

After football practice in Jr. High, I began to ascend a flight of stairs; however, this particular moment ... ult in extensive quadriceps loading, such as extensive running and jumping sports, like basketball, football, track, etc. The young athlete may also insure that the muscles surrounding the knee are pr ... actively participating in sports for quite some time. I played a wide variety of sports, including football, track, wrestling, and basketball. As I entered my 8th grade season in football I began to ...

(11 pages) 26 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Tangerine

father gets a new job as a developer. Paul has an older brother who is a junior place kicker on the football team. Paul ends up going to Lake Windsor Middle School, but there's one problem his mom sig ... er Erik Fisher. On a tragic day Erik Fisher's teammate mike Costello is killed from an afternoon of football practice. Mike's little brother Joey is very good friends with Paul. They feel that Erik + ...

(1 pages) 4 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Football

Jonathan Meade English 101 8/28/2001 Football As I sat in the locker room, the stench of stale sweat and urine burning my nostrils, I fel ... ason why I was so close to losing control of my bladder was that I was about to begin my very first football practice. I was so petrified because I was grossly undersized for my age, weighing only 120 ... 120 and standing only 5'5. I was a half pint compared to everyone else, but my dad insisted I play football or else I might be labeled as a sissy. And I didn't want that to happen for that would mean ...

(4 pages) 405 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Shaky Start To My Football Season

Writing Project 1 Draft 1 A Shaky Start to My Senior Football Season This football season had started out kind of shaky. It was in July sometime that one ... metime that one of my classmates, Brian Hansen, who would have been the starting end on the varsity football team, injured his shoulder on his dirt bike. He was on his way out of town when he went int ... nd over end and separated his shoulder. He needed surgery right away and was told he would not play football and would hopefully play basketball. He is still going to do cardiovascular workouts on a r ...

(3 pages) 733 0 2.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

An Impact In My Life

An Impact In My Life As football practice started and progressed it was much similar to the year before. Practicing with the ... g for with a win of 19-18. After this game I was pretty excited getting a taste of my first varsity football win, and feeling like I made a difference in the game, scoring on a 56 yard touchdown run w ...

(3 pages) 452 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Broken Dreams

It was a nice sunny day. The temperature was not to hot but not too cold. As football practice came to finish, coach Bravo was telling us how important our offence of line is "E ... ter practice I went to Coach Bravos office and asked him "Coach I came to get an application for my football scholarship." Coach replied "Here you are son I already filled out my side of the applicati ... ng I went into my little room, and as I opened my Government book, I started to feel sleepy from my football practice and as I stared at my hero Marshel Faulk holding the division title up over his he ...

(7 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Nair Incident

        Now keep in mind, my mother and sister were still at work and my brother at football practice. There was not a soul to guide me through what turned out to be a devastating misa ...

(2 pages) 983 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Parents Try To Reclaim Their Children's Time

ldren's lives: the schedule.Soccer practice, dance class, play rehearsal, Boy Scouts. Be at Tuesday football practice or be benched in Saturday's game. First graders carry daily planners. Family vacat ... ance studio. "Why would we cut back? We're a privately owned for-profit organization." Tim McKee, a football coach who avoids practicing on Wednesday, which is church night, said, "If you could get al ...

(6 pages) 19 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Fading Love

. Damian's called him out from the front of his house and said "Damian you are going to be late for football practice you better hurry up". Damian had always had an interest in football.Mean while Dom ... was afraid of, and wanted to be a part of.Year's went by and Damian and the guys were still in the football team, they had joined at school, since J.R high School. When Damian got to high School he w ...

(3 pages) 379 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Dangers of Dieting

cks, insomnia, and in some cases even death. In one case a seventeen year old male collapsed during football practice. He had suffered a major heart attack due to ephedrine use. Ephedrine is a central ...

(3 pages) 1432 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine