How do prospective college athletes narrow the field of universities to five official visits to one final decision? Sounds scary, but it doesn't have to be, writes Lindsay Berra
A willingness to push their bodies to the limit is what makes many athletes great. But for some, that compulsive desire to be the best can push them over the edge.
Which schools excelled in multiple sports this school year? ESPN RISE compiled the overall FAB 50 rankings by program for the 2008-09 school year.
To take home ESPN RISE's overall FAB 50 title, The Woodlands (Texas) had to excel across the board. Passion, a drive to succeed and great coaching made the difference, writes Jeff Miller.
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Which are the top teams in Dallas? ESPN RISE Magazine honors the top boys' and girls' candidates.
Check out the top athletes here
Who are the top athletes in Dallas? ESPN RISE Magazine honors the top boys' and girls' candidates.
Kenzie Fowler, Brittney Griner and Jordan Hasay may be graduating, but there are plenty underclassmen stars ready to step up as high school sports stars.
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Teams that Demand Attention
The superstitions may have changed, but the winning hasn't for the Highland Park (Dallas) girls' swimming team, which captured its ninth consecutive state championship.
Who's got game in your region?