life lessons


Perseverance pays off for USC’s Jake Olson

Later today, the #15 ranked USC Trojans will open their 2018 season against the UNLV Rebels.  In last year’s season opener, we witnessed the amazing story of Jake Olson (#61) who is USC’s backup long snapper. You may remember Jake snapping the final PAT against Western Michigan just one year ago. […]


Is Kaepernick being “blackballed” by the NFL?

Nearly a year after Colin Kaepernick took a stance (or rather lack of) on what he believed were social injustices, he continues to be a hot topic and one of controversy heading in to the start of this NFL season.  The controversy began last year when Kaepernick refused to stand […]


Perseverance – “Don’t ever give up” part III

Tonight, millions of sports fans watched the ESPY Awards, which is ESPN’s annual awards show that stands for Excellence in Sports Yearly Award.  The show, which recognizes individual and team athletic achievement and other sports-related performance aired on ABC for the first time after airing on sister network ESPN for the […]


Stan would be proud.

The Chicago Blackhawk’s made history tonight by winning the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals.  They also created long lasting memories…at least for some. On the same day they did this, Chris Kuc of The Chicago Tribune shared a touching story about Stan Mikita, Chicago Blackhawk’s legend and NHL  Hall of Famer.  Although Stan has […]