A top recruit who lost her father and basketball career, Tierra Rogers fought through heartbreak and depression to inspire her teammates at Cal.
When Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo spoke in a postgame interview about his son's likely surgery, his six-year-old daughter was all ears. Her baby brother's heart condition was news to little Anaya.
Despite a serious heart condition and a neurological disease, adventure athlete Alison Levine is exploring the world -- and inspiring others along the way.
To complete an Ironman triathlon is impressive. To place in one is a feat. To win the 140-mile slugfest just 14 weeks after heart surgery? Well, that's super-human.