In the Goal with…Brianna Scurry

In the 1999 Women’s World Cup championship, Brianna Scurry was the goalkeeper for the USA women’s national team.  She faced the greatest challenge of her career when she had to square off against China’s best penalty kickers in a shootout to determine the winner.  A must read as she was one of the greatest all-time …

On the Ice with…Tara Lipinski

In 1998, Tara Lipinski was 15 years old and won the Olympic gold medal in figure skating.  At that time she was the youngest female ever to do so.  She dazzled the world with remarkable agility and her perfection and enthusiasm of her skating.  Enjoy this close-up look at this superstar.

On the Court with…Lisa Leslie

One the top players in the Women’s National Basketball Association was the star Lisa Leslie.  She started her career with the Los Angeles Sparks and was a member of the 1996 Olympic gold medalists team.  Get a close-up look at this superstar in this biography by Matt Christopher.

On the Ice with…Wayne Gretzky

Since the first time he held a hockey stick, Wayne Gretzky amazed the world with his unbelievable skills in the rink.  With a combination of agility, speed and uncanny intuition caught nearly all his opponents off guard.  He held more than thirty National Hockey League records.  “The Great One” is without a doubt the most …

On the Court with…Andre Agassi

Wimbledon champion, U.S. and Australian Opens and Olympic gold medalist were some of Andre Agassi’s accomplishments in his professional tennis career.  In this exciting Matt Christopher biography is an in depth look at this charismatic player.

On the Court with…Hakeem Olajuwon

Whether he was slamming a dunk, ripping down a rebound, or intercepting a pass, Hakeem Olajuwon was a force to be reckoned with.  He was the center for the Houston Rockets.  He led his team to back-to-back NBA championships, earned numerous MVP awards and was ranked among the top players in blocked shots.  He was …

On the Court with…Grant Hill

From his days as a quiet high school basketball star to his rookie yer as a member of the NBA’s Detroit Pistons, Grant Hill was impressing fans with his amazing basketball court skills.  He was elected to the All-Star team his first year in the pros and named co-rookie of the year.  He was a …

Tackle without a Team

After leading the Greyhawks to victory one afternoon, right tackle Scott Kramer is shattered when marijuana is discovered in his duffel bag.  Scott has never touched marijuana – he doesn’t even smoke cigarettes – but the coach finds it hard to believe that someone else planted the pot there, and without any proof, he has …