Emma Sees – Why I Play

I have come to the knowledge that beautiful things have dents and scratches, too. Beautiful things are broken. Beautiful things are flawed. And, the fact of the matter is that—in my seventeen years—I have never come across a single thing or person who is utterly free of the stains of past or present mistakes. I […]

Kenzie Wilson – Why I Play

About 10 years ago, I found the sport that would become my passion and my love. After playing soccer, dancing and cheering, I began to realize that my true love for softball far outweighed the other activities I participated in. I tried to play multiple sports, but after a while, I wanted to spend all […]

Myki Timlin: Why I Play

Having a pretty busy childhood, I never really get to play sports like most kids did. I started playing volleyball when I was about 9 years old after we moved to Colorado from Florida. Volleyball seemed pretty cool and I made a lot of friends, but when I was young, I never really thought to […]

Maddie Doyle: Why I Dance

Growing up, my parents enrolled my sister and I in basketball, soccer, softball, and of course, dance. We were apart of the stereotypical little girls taking ballet and tap for 30 minutes a week. None of the sports really stuck with me, despite my parents both having successful high school athletic careers. I think I […]