Category Archives: Inspirational Sports Stories

Patrick

“I feel if something goes wrong, I have confidence that we’ll fix it.” Patrick Mahomes Patrick Mahomes is a Super Bowl Champion and Super Bowl MVP at the age of 24. Patrick Mahomes was the 10th overall selection by the … Continue reading

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The Captain

“When you put a lot of hard work into one goal and achieve it; it’s a really good feeling.” Derek Jeter Derek Jeter has been elected to Baseball’s Hall of Fame. Derek Jeter played in the Major Leagues for almost … Continue reading

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“I don’t believe you can be too short as a QB; it’s not about height.”

Drew Brees On Monday night, Drew Brees broke Peyton Manning’s all-time record by throwing his 540th career touchdown pass. Drew Brees is in his 19th year as an NFL quarterback. He set several  Purdue and Big 10 records as a … Continue reading

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World Champions

“We were 19-31; we didn’t quit then and we weren’t going to quit now.” Dave Martinez, Washington Nationals Manager The Washington Nationals defeated the Houston Astros 6-2 last Wednesday evening to capture the Franchise’s first even World Championship. The Team … Continue reading

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Justin V.

“When I came into baseball, I had one goal. The Hall of Fame.” Justin Verlander Justin Verlander was the Detroit Tigers first round pick (second overall) in Baseball’s 2004 Amateur Draft. Verlander was the American League Rookie of the Year in … Continue reading

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Austin

“Anytime you can do things to help the team win, that’s what matters.”   Austin Meadows Austin Meadows, who is from Atlanta, was the Pittsburgh Pirates first round draft choice (9th overall) in Baseball’s 2013 Amateur Draft. Meadows was the … Continue reading

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JB

“I didn’t want last year’s season to define me as a player.” Josh Bell Josh Bell was taken by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second round of Baseball’s Amateur Draft in 2011. His plan was to go to the University … Continue reading

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