From Richard Petty's comments to a blown engine and subsequent penalty to a jarring crash on Lap 145 Sunday, Danica Patrick had an unfulfilling Speedweeks.
Basketball runs in the Gondrezick family, so it makes sense that high school stars Kalabrya and Kysre got into the family business. But a car accident two years ago almost took away the sisters' dreams.
A miserable cold, a car accident and the recent death of her grandmother have challenged Paula Creamer, but she responded Friday with a 4-under-par round.
Alaina Bergsma, an Arizona native, transferred from Loyola Marymount to Oregon. She arrived in Eugene on crutches after hip surgery, but transformed herself into a fearsome hitter.
When West Virginia midfielder Amanda Hill lost her mother in a car accident at age 12, big brother Dan made sure the family kept going.
It's no accident Kim Rhode became the first American to win individual medals in five straight Olympics. The U.S. shooter is a throwback to the Olympians of decades ago who did sports for sheer joy.