Denise Moraetes: Boxing club's goal is to keep kids off the streets, teach discipline, respect

...to his current status as a professional athlete. Am I surprised that Mr...for Mr. Forrest. When a professional athlete looks back on his beginnings...to hurt his true coach. A professional athlete looks back on his road trips...

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S.C. Athletic Hall of Fame honors amateurs, professional

...Hall of Fame will honor three amateurs and one professional athlete at an induction ceremony Thursday. Philadelphia...standout Duce Staley will be awarded the state's professional athlete of the year. Staley was an all-state wide receiver...

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Moms of pro athletes get organized

...sideline camera? No way. The modern mother of the professional athlete doesn't sit at home waiting for her son to pay...Illustrated profile. The modern mother of the professional athlete gets organized. "When Jonathan was drafted...

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Pistons snap Heat's 10-game winning streak

...occurred during his NBA career.Clark, now 38, says he wasn't prepared mentally to handle the lifestyle of a professional athlete."The money, the fame, the fact that I was on TV. People think money will make your life better. Money didn't...

Russell Wilson's visit to Rangers camp brings buzz to Cactus League

...about and we just want him to feel comfortable." FOR A WHILE, it appeared Wilson's best chance at being a professional athlete would come on the baseball field. Because of concerns about his height, the quarterback/middle infielder jumped...

Should academia separate from the NCAA? Yes -- here's why

...much of its resources to promoting the myth of amateurism among its student-athletes. But the student becomes a professional athlete the moment the scholarship contract is signed, for athletic services to be performed in exchange for tuition waiver...

Oscar Pistorius' agent cancels all of athlete's future races

...support to Oscar, who I have known and worked with for the last seven years and consider a friend and a great professional athlete."Secondly, I wanted to briefly discuss racing matters, given that his key focus is defending himself against...

5 questions: Atlanta Dream's Le'Coe Willingham

...special to me. I have a lot of faith in this league. We all want it to continue grow and be prosperous. Q: As a professional athlete, do you feel a personal responsibility to serve as a role model for young girls?A: Of course. Someone is always...

Gordon not paying attention to points despite recent surge

...professional golfer and UFC fighter under the same roof.Harvick signed UFC's Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone to a professional athlete management contract. Golfer Jason Gore also is represented by Harvick."One of KHI's strongest qualities always...

Ex-Yankee Bobby Richardson shares his faith, book at N. Augusta church

...expressed his love for God throughout his playing days, helping to bring others closer by using his influence as a professional athlete."The timing took care of itself," he said. "My life intertwined with baseball, and I was able to use the...