My Biggest Win

After her death, sports information director’s mother touched life of one more student

Her students have called her a friend for life. An inspirational person who only saw the good in any situation. They talk about how she could light up a room with the amount of knowledge she had. Even though she taught in elementary school, her students have said she inspired them to become teachers when they got older.

Biathlete world champion makes history with help of wife and baby

I was planning to retire. My wife, Erika, and I were expecting our first child, and I didn’t want to be an absent father.

Surviving Together

A team comforts one of its own — even without knowing why.

Waterlogged

A dropped ball, a midtournament swim and a test of resolve for a Jacksonville golfer.

A Different Shade of Blue

A women’s lacrosse team finds a new home after its school shut its doors.

Score One for Honesty

The triumph of giving up a victory that wasn’t earned.

Pride Before Bribe

A college basketball player caught up in the 1950s point-shaving scandal lands on the right side of history.

Smart Enough

I wasn’t a good student. Growing up, never once did I understand the importance that education would play in my life.

Out of the Shadows

Senior Kara Stroup is a two-time team captain who has started every lacrosse game in college – but her success once masked a dangerous problem.

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