Championship Essays

Sports in the 1920s

Sports went through many changes in the time period known as the “Roaring Twenties.” Some sports were just starting out; others were broadening their horizons, while others were simply becoming more popular. New heroes were emerging in sports, new teams, and even new leagues. Although there were many greats in the 1920s, without a doubt, George “Babe” Ruth was the first and most famous out of all the heroes presented in this time. Ruth changed the whole game of baseball….

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Hopes and Dreams of Becoming the Champions

Football is truly one of the most brutal and exciting games we have in the world today. But it is also a game that requires the discipline of a soldier in battle. And no one knows this better than John McMurty who has observed the same thing in his years of playing the game. But is this primeval reflection of society the same in all sports? Not quite. There are two things that football has in common with all other…

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