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2015 Gatorade High School Athletes of the Year Announced in Los Angeles

Gatorade held the annual high school Athlete of the Year awards dinner in Downtown LA during ESPY week (Tuesday, July 14, 2015) . In addition to the current Athletes of the Year award winners present for the announcement, also in attendance were such superstars as Abby Wambach, fresh of her World Cup championship with the USA, Julie …

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Katie Wharton – Motocross

Sport: Motocross Home: Battleground, WA Birth Date: 1/7/91 Favorite Athletes: Ricky Carmichael and Ryan Villapoto Favorite Sports Drink: WATER or Gatorade Favorite Workout Music: My ipod playlist Favorite Place to Shop: Anywhere in the mall Hobbies and Interests: Racing motocross, working out, hanging out with friends and family Superstition: Every winter I break a bone …

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Honda Award Winners – Best Female Collegiate Athletes

For the 24th consecutive year, Honda has honored the most outstanding female collegiate athletes in the nation with the Collegiate Women Sports Awards. Winners are selected in each of the 12 NCAA-sanctioned sports by a panel of more than 1,000 NCAA administrators. Each year, one deserving athlete is also chosen as the Collegiate Woman Athlete …

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Marching in the band as tough as playing sports

Playing oboe in the middle school orchestra probably doesn’t give me enough experience to really weigh in this subject, but a Reuters Health article today does point out some interesting parallels between band members and athletes: The physical challenges and demands of participating in a competitive high school marching band are similar to those experienced …

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