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Lesson learned in first collegiate practice propels wrestling coach’s career

Former Manchester wrestler Kevin Lake learned the importance of giving back during his first collegiate practice.

From across the world, UCF alum stays connected through service

Eager to stay involved in the program that helped shape her professional life, Shelly Frick became the first UCF alum to participate in the Knights Without Borders service learning program.

Cover to Cover

In celebration of Champion magazine's first 10 years.

What my sport taught me: ESPY Award winner and wrestling champion Anthony Robles

Despite being born with only one leg, Anthony Robles reached the pinnacle of college wrestling and become a national champion for Arizona State in 2011. He now gives back to the sport as a motivational speaker and an analyst for ESPN and the Pac-12 Network.

Job shadowing gives Kentucky State athletes head start on careers

For Kentucky State junior Ditalion Battle, life always has been centered on two favorite things: basketball and video games.

Florent Groberg: Committed to serve

Former Maryland distance runner put his life on the line to protect others when he was deployed in Afghanistan.

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Nicole Mann: Sky is not the limit

Former Navy soccer team captain Nicole Mann suits up for a new team as NASA astronaut training for space.

Susan Robinson Fruchtl
Susan Robinson Fruchtl: Coaching the future

Former Penn State women’s basketball player, now administrator, guides student-athletes as they pursue their dreams.

Heather Taggart: Educating with a purpose

Desire to educate, learn and adapt drives former University of Wisconsin-Madison athlete to succeed in medical career.

Ken Carlson: Goals, gumption and grit

For Ken Carlson, the journey to an award-winning career making films began on the gridiron playing defense in high school.

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