From video games to practice laps, MICDS (St. Louis, Mo.) senior swimmer Hallie Stupp has never settled for anything less than first place, writes Jared Zwerling.
With the help of a father-coach who is always devising new workout regimens, Safford All-American wrestler Ryak Finch has become a mat genius with a near-flawless record.
From the time she was 8, Meighan Simmons knew she wanted to play for the best. After a chance encounter with Candace Parker, Steele's star guard will get her wish.
From an unknown fourth-grader playing on boys' teams to a high school baller ranked among the nation's best, MacArthur's Odyssey Sims has enjoyed her wild ride.
Eastlake (Sammamish, Wash.) senior Emily Hurd is taking college-level classes and training with elite players in hopes of one day making the U.S. National Team