Essays Tagged: "football field"

McAdam's Brilliant Return Continues

ADELAIDE- On Saturday last, the awesome return of one of the best Aboriginal footballers to grace the turf of the AFL's grounds had yet another brilliant game in what seems to b ... rent situations in life, and a different way of going about things. Its definitely helped my on the football field, no question about that, but more than anything its made me improve as a person'.His ... , and it would seem that the quenching of that desire has transformed into Gilbert playing the best football of his career.McAdam's professional career began in Sth. Australia with the Central Distric ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Beowulf the ultimate Hero

modern day hero. He is looked up to by many for his strength, leadership, and success. While on the football field, he is willing to risk his 'life' by running the ball in when there is no one else to ...

(7 pages) 217 0 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Utopia Z (space station)

uch as artificial ski-mountains, a swimming pool, and amusement park, an ice arena, a playground, a football field/track, a bungee jumping station, and a large field for miscellaneous activities.One o ... . Along with that, the amusement park, also has many carnival games.Beside all of that, we have the football field, which also includes a track for running. The football field includes a computerized ...

(11 pages) 53 0 2.3 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays

"Ironman" by Chris Crutcher.

to attain the right character traits that a good protagonist would. Bo makes wrong decisions on the football field, in his English class and even at home with his father.Bo was one of the best athlete ... push their student athletes to excel in their sport and to improve at that activity. Just about all football coaches give their team a hard time, but Bo did not quite realize that. Instead of listenin ...

(3 pages) 64 0 2.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

All about deforestation. - by Laura Aberle.

nnot replace them fast enough. We already lost half of our tropical forests. Every minute, around 6-football field size of rainforests is being destroyed. At this rate, the world's forests could be to ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Compare and Contrast Essay for English 101. Teacher wanted lots of descriptive words and clear thesis and restatement.

The similarities and differences between Arena football fields and Pro football fields can be discovered quickly at first glance. Someone would act ... re the same way; though very similar, they are still very different. The similarities between Arena football and Pro football seem obvious, but at closer look there are a lot of differences.The differ ... erence in the fields of these two sports is probably the first thing someone would notice. An Arena football field is fifty yards long with eight yard in-zones where a Pro football field is 100 yards ...

(2 pages) 72 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Escape...essay about what I do to escape from the problems and anxiety of life. Can be used as an essay for scholarships or college applications.

son you are, everyone needs to flee from life. When life is getting tough, I love to retreat to the football field. The football field is my sanctuary, during a game. All the turmoil and troubl ...

(2 pages) 67 1 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Rainforest Facts

xisted for 70 to 100 million years.Rainforests are being destroyed at an estimated rate of about onefootball-field-sized area per second.The soil has few nutrients so it makes poor farmland. An area o ...

(1 pages) 33 0 2.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Letter of recommendation for athletes

to college potential, I hope he continues to climb to achieve his goals. His accomplishments on the football field excelled as well. His winning kick during the semi finals helped his Varsity team to ... his educational goals of attending a four-year University, as well as his physical goals of playingfootball. He had proven to me that he has the potential to do whatever he may want to pursue in the ...

(1 pages) 47 0 1.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Personal Writing- Character study of George Best

Best began as a great young prospect , then turned to a superstar, then to an icon for not only the footballing world, but Britain itself. Some may agree if you were to look up the word "geezer" in th ... suited in a rock 'n roll band, holding a guitar with a cigarette in his mouth, rather than having a football at his feet, along with the world. In this essay I will be looking at the impact of Georges ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Roy Keane is a leader

Roy Keane is the heart and soul of the world's greatest football club, Manchester United (Man Utd). On the field he is a born leader with a fiery temper, ad ... . It has been said of Roy that he is one of the most influential players of his generation, setting football standards by which others measure themselves. But as with so many things in life that are w ... s knows what the task at hand is and is straight to the point while leading his 'troops' out on the football pitch. He has a very low tolerance for sluggish play and through his fiery temper will shou ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Knights of Now and Then

y view of life is rather limited, I will compare my active participation in sports, specifically in football, to the Knight’s religious crusades, his battles and mighty opponents. This is a look ... and mighty opponents. This is a look at the Knight from the Canterbury Tales and the Knight of the football field. The former Knight has exhibited virtues of “chivalry, truth, honor, generousnes ...

(4 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > "Canterbury Tales" by Geoffrey Chaucher

How To Be A Great Running Back

How To Be A Great Running back The game of football is a tough game from any position. Besides quarterback the most important position on the o ... clude endurance, footwork, vision, and power.There is nothing worse than running out of energy on a football field. Without the ability to catch your breath in between plays you are useless at the pos ... running through the wholes his line creates for him. The ability to know were the defenders on the football field are at all times allows a tailback to gain a lot of positive yardage. Vision also all ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports


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) 616 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Science Of Soccer

game is played Soccer is played by two teams of eleven people on a field a little bit bigger than a football field. The object of the game is to kick the ball into the other teams goal, which is guard ...

(2 pages) 26 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Bald Eagles

heir weight can vary from 13-18 pounds.Their eye sight is so remarkable they can read a newspaper a football field away.The chick eagles don't grow their white feathers until 7 years of age, and when ...

(2 pages) 589 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays


mming in a pool of white writing paper.On graduation day, as Jess slowly walked down onto the grass football field in front of the huge metal bleachers, she could smell the freshly cut grass. It was a ... and playing the usual school spirit song, the cheerleaders yelling and jumping up and down, and the football players being obnoxious as usual.As Jess reminisced through the memories, she could see gir ...

(2 pages) 510 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Three Rules We should Live By.

and every one of us and in all different kinds of different ways. A few weeks ago, before our first football game the whole football team got together and met at the 50 yard line of the football field ... to try. With a little hard work and effort, anything can be done. Last year, before the junior high football season started, all of the freshman got together and agreed that we would do everything in ...

(3 pages) 11 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


Leaders Teach Youth on the Football Field By: Andy Lewis The Truman State football team, containing a solid group of le ... d Coach Ware. "I have to rely on it. It is needed both on and off the field in order to improve the football team." These seniors had experienced both the trials and victories of previous foot ... but I could see his potential as a quarterback." Another factor that faced the Truman State football team was their tough non-conference schedule. Coach Ware believes in playing solid competit ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Observation Essay ENG 101 (old Lecture Hall)

ighted in red. The red light floods the dim room like a flashlight in a midnight alley. The room is football field shaped-- longer than it is wide --and the floor gradually becomes lower like a movie ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community