Valerie Arioto, former Pac-12 Player of the Year and Team USA Softball standout, on being a team player, performing at your best, the importance of playing a variety of sports during childhood, and more
Allie LaForce grew up playing a variety of sports – basketball was her first love and favorite – and the talented TNT broadcaster shares some humorous moments and life lessons she learned along the way while competing as a young athlete
Cursing coaches using laps as punishment is not how it’s done anymore. Former standout collegiate athlete and ESPN broadcaster Brooke Weisbrod on igniting kids’ passions and impacting young lives in a positive manner
Jessica Mendoza – Olympic softball champion, four-time college All-American, prolific hitter and ESPN broadcaster – shares how her youth sports experiences laid the foundation for performing at a high level in everything she does.
Monica Abbott, one of softball’s all-time greatest pitchers, fondly remembers playing for outstanding coaches throughout her youth who made an incredible difference in her life both on and off the field.
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