Essays Tagged: "teammates"

Explanation and examination of hit and run play in baseball

re mayfielders in set and ready position on the field, baserunners languishing off their bases, and teammates and coaches watching anxiously from the dugout, but during those few nanoseconds of drama, ...

(5 pages) 42 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"The Season Opener" this is a creative writing that uses the five senses to express the first game of the softball season.

eam ran out onto the field in preparation for the game to come. Nervousness struck me as well as my teammates from every angle. Are we ready? Have we practiced enough? As those two questions ran throu ...

(3 pages) 60 1 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Why student athletes have become violently competitve. A Cause and Effect essay. Essay has factual evidence & reference to support.

shouts, snickers, and obscenities can be heard from the crowd. What has made little Johnny and his teammates become so fiercely competitive? Could it be from the extreme expectations of the hard-core ...

(4 pages) 298 0 4.3 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Economics of Clean Air

Without clean air, nothing we know of can exist. The debate over clean air, it's regulations, their teammates and opposition, and the economic factors coming into play into this ever-more recognizable ...

(5 pages) 143 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Describes a trip to Puerto Rico.

t, and he was also Puerto Rican. I went over and introduced myself. While standing there, one of my teammates came over, of who I didn't know, and he was black. The word uncomfortable is the perfect w ...

(4 pages) 79 0 3.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Baseball is our nation's passtime.

ved a ball pitched by one player and hit by another, who ran to or around bases while the pitcher's teammates tried to catch the ball and put the batter out. Some may have been closer to cricket than ...

(6 pages) 102 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


ame. After this the fans start to cheer and yelling chants at the other team. Back in the dugout my teammates are cheering the batter and me on longing for us to get a hit. Between the white lines, th ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This writing is a fiction story about a girl trying to get through middle school.

oach yells during the other team's freethrows. Slowly I jog over tho the bench where the rest of my teammates are."Yes coach?""You are looking very sluggish out there. If you don't hook it upand play, ... d without being given enough time to answer, I just nod my head."Then you need to start giving your teammates time to set up the offense, you are just rushing it, slow it down-."After pointing out eve ...

(9 pages) 50 1 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Creatine .Researched Effects of Creatine,Pros and Cons of use, complete with brand comparisons and testimonials. Contains references.

arly in the morning, and one late in the afternoon. Physically, I wasn't at a level like most of my teammates. I felt like I couldn't do anything on the high school level; plus I was being thrown arou ... his recent piece of evidence was left undiscovered until tests were done on his World Cup 98 Soccer teammates discovering that every single one of them was taking creatine. Since this discovery was ma ...

(16 pages) 163 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

VIETNAM ESSAY The Life of a Soldier in Vietnam (filled with a lot of info)

New Jersey. But cameit did, and it came to stay.In the past four years I have been interviewing my teammates on the 1966‑67basketball team at the Citadel for a book I'm writing. For the most pa ...

(7 pages) 108 2 4.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

This essay is a description of a cheerleading competition

The Rush of CompetingStanding like soldiers at the edge of the clear azure mat with my teammates, almost indistinguishable in our crisp, sparkling white shoes and clean, neatly pressed un ... the announcer blast over the loudspeaker that we may take the mat. I smile a big flashy smile to my teammates as we hurry on. As my feet touch the wool-like cover of the spongy mat I get a burst of ad ... e mat that had just given me such a high. Out of breath but pleased with my performance I hug other teammates who are just as excited and take in deep gulps of the refreshing air. We are all anxious f ...

(3 pages) 56 2 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Impact of Ethics on Decision Making

ction company. Your next project is a huge private school in Brooklyn, N.Y. Currently, you and your teammates are gathering the necessary paperwork, communicating with the owners regarding material an ...

(6 pages) 768 1 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

New Subject: Sports Basketball Skills

ple. (TR/MP 1) It has made me not so shy around other people and be more outgoing. Playing with my teammates has also given me life-long friends. Basketball has helped me improve on a skill that wil ...

(1 pages) 35 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Film Review: Platoon, "Fighting for a Different Cause"

ghting for the same cause with different takes on it. In war, the men in your platoon are like your teammates because you are all fighting on the same side. Oliver Stone's Platoon uses the soldiers of ...

(4 pages) 56 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Hazing...growing into a nationwide dilemma. The pros and the cons to convince you that hazing is not right in our society.

ities such as rookies carrying the balls, team parties with community games, or going out with your teammates, unless an atmosphere of humiliation, abuse, or danger arises" ( Farrey 2 ). Lycoming Coll ... e chests of parachute school graduates ( Landay 1 ). In another case, Sean O'Brien was hazed by his teammates on his high school football team. O'Brien was tea bagged; a ritual in which he was held do ...

(12 pages) 76 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This is a short essay required for a Cause and Effect paper for Comp 100. It is about working hard at something (in this case, a sport)to fufill your dreams.

he intermuralbasketball team as soon as I was old enough, and made a close group of friends with my teammates. When I reached the 6th grade, I joined the school basketball team and my dad took the coa ... h my friends again.As the years went by, I didn't stop working hard. I still practiced more then my teammates and their was still a spot for me on the team. Until the end of high school, I was on that ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


ead in corporate citizenship through programs that reflect caring for the world family of Nike, our teammates, our consumers, and those who provide services to Nike." Nike has more than 500 contract f ...

(5 pages) 141 1 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A day in zero gravity.

e entire team so I bought a pair. I pumped and pumped but it didn't make any difference.Everyday my teammates would practice new dunks and I could only watch. I was sitting on the sideline one day wat ... n the opposing team and dunked it. The crowd went nuts! I was so happy that I finally dunked it, my teammates were amazed that I did it even without gravity. I was confident that I could do it again a ...

(4 pages) 13 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

An Event That Changed my Life.

the gym. If there ever was a high school dream team we were it. I couldn't find anyone. None of my teammates were there. I started thinking where could they be. Then I remembered that Desmond had gon ... ody picked up. If he wasn't home, he was at the gym; that's just how things were. I called my other teammates and I got the same response. Nobody was home. I started to get scared because we all pract ...

(2 pages) 49 0 4.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Unexpected Season.

d?" I couldn't stop thinking about what would happen. Images were racing wild as I thought about my teammates going to battle without me. I couldn't comprehend why I had to let them handle it on their ...

(7 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing