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The Sports Archives – Top 10 Greatest Football Players Of All Time

These athletes sure know how to handle a ball – with their feet. Today we’re counting down our picks for the top 10 greatest football players of all time. 10. George Best – (Years active: 1963-1984) With his speed, stability … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Nationals vs. Astros in 2017 The World Series?

By Sam Waters As June wanes, MLB fans are tantalized by the standings.  Four of the six division leaders have never won a World Series. That’s half the teams that have never won baseball’s ultimate championship.  It also includes one … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Story of Wilma Rudolph

Run Wilma! Run! An inspiring story about overcoming adversity. Wilma Rudolph was born in 1940 in Bethlehem, Tennessee, the second youngest of 22 siblings from her father’s two marriages. She was premature at just 4.5 pounds. She also born to … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Gymnastics Greats: Mary Lou Retton

The first American to win the all-round gymnastics medal at the Olympics, along with being one of the greatest gymnasts the country has ever produced, Mary Lou Retton will always have a special place in sports history. The 1984 Summer … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – How I Signed my Kids up for Rock Climbing

As a sports family we’ve tried it all. My oldest went through the gauntlet of backyard baseball, intramural soccer, and finally tennis in middle school. He doesn’t do anymore sports, but he does play with a golf simulator on his … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – How To Improve Your Golf Game

Improve Your Drive – the Most Basic Basics Many golfers will tell you the drive is the most difficult part of the game to master. There are several reasons for this, and they land in both mental and physical aspects … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Incredible Feats: Athletes Competing in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games

With the weather changing, and the first snows falling in many parts of the country, our attentions begin to turn to winter sports, particularly with the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang just two ski seasons away. Ski jackets are being dragged … Continue reading

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