Every athlete experiences their own challenges throughout their careers. Some challenges may be physical, some may be mental. In my case specifically, my biggest challenge was overcoming adversity. I was lucky in the beginning years of my gymnastics career; just a few minor injuries but nothing too serious. My sophomore year in high school is […]
I picked up my first lacrosse stick when I was seven years old. At the time, I had been in full swing with soccer (my other true love), and didn’t think that any other sport could take over priority. My father and uncle introduced me to the sport. Frankly, I never really expected it to […]
The transition was really challenging for me, yes. I never lifted weights before, for example, so that was completely new. I never had done any power series workouts in the water in the morning either.
Back in the day, soccer was my life and everything revolved around it. Today, soccer is a big passion of mine but it is not the only thing that defines me. Between these two different outlooks on life and the sport of soccer, a lot has happened. To give this all a bit more context, […]
Back in middle school, teachers would often ask us kids what we want to be when we grow up. Most wanted to be firefighters, doctors, or nurses. I, however, wanted to be a hockey player. My desire to be a professional hockey player came from attending New Jersey Devils games with my dad and NHL […]
Almost every high school athlete has the dream of making it to college one day. Especially to play D1 sports. But often, the uncertainty of the recruiting process and the sheer excitement of getting recruited in the first place cloud the reality of what student-athletes will face when they arrive several years later. My Recruiting […]