Essays Tagged: "Field Hockey"

Are things equal between the sexes in college sports

etween the sexes in college sports?'Monday night football won't be shown this week, instead women's field hockey will be aired.' Monday night football has been a long lasting American pastime and a ch ... p, made up of mostly men gather round the tube each week for a chance to watch men running around a field carrying a ball and running into each other. The situation I stated earlier probably won't hap ...

(11 pages) 322 1 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The origin or history of Lacrosse.

European contact. Almost exclusively a male team sport, it isdistinguished from the others, such as field hockey or shinny, by the use of a netted racquetwith which to pick the ball off the ground, th ... . They inform us mostly about team size, equipmentused, the duration of games and length of playing fields but tell us almost nothing aboutstickhandling, game strategy, or the rules of play. The oldes ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The History Of Hockey

Until the mid-1980s it was generally accepted that ice hockey derived from English field hockey and Indian lacrosse and was spread throughout Canada by British soldiers in the mid-180 ... hout Canada via Scottish and Irish immigrants and the British army. The players adopted elements of field hockey, such as the "bully" (later the face-off) and "shinning" (hitting one's opponent on the ... r, Ont., in 1860.Until the mid-1980s it was generally accepted that ice hockey derived from English field hockey and Indian lacrosse and was spread throughout Canada by British soldiers in the mid-180 ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Sports Clubs

great skill and talent. Ice Hockey is a invigorating game I love to watch. Originally called Field Hockey, the game has evolved. It has went from a game played with two teams consisting of 10 t ... allowed 6 players, each team align in resemblance to the formation that soccer players take on the field. The game has four, twenty minute segments, and is governed by two referees. Ice Hockey is pla ...

(3 pages) 21 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Stress

with my brother in tenth grade, moving in 12th grade, and taking place of an injured player on the Field Hockey team.The stress of having an older brother with epilepsy is unexplainable. I have to ta ... the school year to end. This type of stress that I experienced would be type A from Elkind's essay.Field Hockey has been a part of my life for the last five years. I have excelled at the sport and ha ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Men And Women With Sep. Sports

le play for pride. Some sports that are played for pride are boxing, wrestling, women's soccer, and field hockey. Wrestling is a sport were men go one on one to see who is the better man. Just like wo ...

(2 pages) 1101 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

FIeld Hockey

Field Hockey Many people that don't know a lot about field hockey think that all it is, is a game pl ... opposing teams use curved sticks to drive the ball into a goal. But the people, who play and coach field hockey, know it is a lot more complicated than that. There is a lot more to the game that coul ... lot more complicated than that. There is a lot more to the game that could help define the sport of field hockey.Many people think field hockey is related to ice hockey just because in both sports you ...

(2 pages) 871 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

My contributions through SADD

full-time tutor. Doctors seriously doubt that she will ever enjoy her previous hobbies of dancing, field hockey and swimming.Stephanie's injuries left a lasting impression on my heart and those o ...

(2 pages) 483 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The World of Death

answer any questions that you have, so please feel free to send me an e-mail. Having been a part of field hockey for many years I know how intimidating pre-season can be, so my hope is that this packe ... stick drills 2) get to know each other and come together as a team 3) have fun enjoying the game of field hockey. Each day there will be a combination of cardio workouts, stick drills and game play. I ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays