Author Introduction

My name is Kayla Faust. I’m a freshman here at McPherson College, majoring in biology and playing women’s soccer. I come from Manhattan, Ks. Go Cats? No actually I’m a die-hard KU fan, so EMAW, not really my thing. Originally though I was born here in McPherson and lived here until I was a freshman…

BEING A RUNNER-UP

Have you ever felt like you are always the second in everything or in the thing that you would like you to be a champion? Being a runner-up makes you feel like a loser? You are not the only one. Change your point of view of being a runner-up and it will make you be…

Life Crashing Around You

What happens when the one thing you wanted the most has been taken away from you within a second? The goal you have worked so hard for falls just out of reach? When there remains, perhaps, just a glimmer of hope? Do you give up, convinced all is lost? Do you work your hardest, determined…

How To Shoot A Free Throw

Many people want to be able to shoot a basketball in general. There are so many ways you can teach a person to shoot a free throw. IF you have a knock down free throw shot, you have one of the greatest assets to a players game.┬áThere are a lot of different techniques you could…

How to be successful at sports!

Do you suck? Do you need help with your game? I got you! I have all your basic knowledge to be successful in any sport you would like to play!     Eating right! This is the first step to being successful in any sport. I recommend eating lots of fruits and veggies. These are…

Breaking Ankles

You’re in your driveway, counting down the seconds; 5… 4… 3… You fake left and go right, losing your imaginary defender in the dust with a quick crossover, and pull up for the game winning three! SWISH! The crowd goes wild and you’re the hero. It was easy when the defender was a figment of…