The Southern Maryland Youth Lacrosse Association held its One day 2012 tournaments for the Potomac and Chesapeake Leagues in Bowie this past weekend. The well attended tournament featured teams from all over the State of Maryland; featuring ages from 5-6 year olds to 15.
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Summertime i here! You’ve worked hard to how off tho e toned arm , ripped ab and hot new wim uit and now i your time to hine. However, ju t becau e ummer i here doe n’t mean the work top , right? Mo t of u are preoccupied with how we look throughout the ummer month , but unfortunately not enough of u worry about how we feel. Heat-related illne e uch a heat exhau tion and heat troke are eriou and can be life threatening. Before you hit the track or the field, think about the e imple tip to keep you performing your be t all ummer long: 1) Drink lot of fluid : You can’t go wrong with drinking plenty of water before, during and after you workout, but if you are engaging in a very inten e or prolonged workout al o bring along a ...
Category: College Basketball
March Madness! Those words call out to every college basketball fan across the nation. If your one of them the next few weeks signifies great basketball, spring break and the unofficial month long holiday during the NCAA tournament. The only other holiday that compares to March Madness is the NFL playoffs and the Super Bowl. For college basketball teams; entering the tournament is a rite of passage for 64 teams to earn the opportunity to advance to the sweet 16, elite 8 and the final four. After three weeks of intense play, the two surviving teams play for the grand prize "The NCAA National Championship”
Dehydration is a medical condition that arises when you lose more fluids then you take in. It can cause dry mouth, dizziness and more serious complications such as seizures or death. Many of us believe that only professional or competitive athletes can suffer the life-threatening consequences of dehydration, but the truth is that anyone is at risk for becoming mildly, moderately, or severely dehydrated. However, don’t fret or cancel your next workout! Dehydration is 100% preventable if the correct precautions are taken.
You’re exhausted, but determined. Until you realize that nothing short of a miracle is going to get you through the work day, afternoon class or hour long workout. AHA! Suddenly a bright idea…reach for the nearest appropriately named drink. Certainly, you would feel much better if you were charged like a bull, amped up or transformed into a weight lifting monster. Or would you?
The Bowie High School Robotic team i eeking donation for their after- chool program that encourage tudent to u e mechanical, oftware and electronic kill to build robot to compete with other tudent from acro the country. Each year 30+ bright and dedicated tudent join together to put their imagination to work and build their dream . They pend countle hour working tirele ly creating amazing object that omehow come to life. Thi program i everely under funded and it take a ignificant amount of re ource for the program to function properly. Your donation to thi program will go toward: Material...
Category: High School Soccer
“Nobody who ever gave hi be t regretted it.”- George Hala My name i Fareeha and I am a ophmore at Hammond High. Soccer i my ab olute pa ion, my number one tre reliever, and favorite downtime activity. Stepping onto that field give me a wild ru h that word cannot even begin to explain. It’ a place where I can only move forward, be my elf and focu . I could be thrown down to the ground but only to get back up fa ter and tronger than ever. It’ never about how hard you get hit, what’ amazing i how hard your hit and till manage to tand once more. For week I’ve had to deal with agonizing hin plint that would hoot up my leg every time I took a tep. I’ve prained both ankle and have gotten a concu ion almo t three time . I’ve been in the ho pital for all ort...
Earning a four-year Letterman award is a special honor that most athletes never have the privilege to enjoy like Jamel Lewis of Bowie High School. Jamel is an honor student, a captain of the football team and most recently, a recipient of a football scholarship to attend Virginia Union University CIAA in the fall.
Thi ummer two of my dream will come true, playing in an international tournament and traveling abroad. The e dream were made po ible when I wa invited by AIST (American International Sport Team ) to play on one of their oftball team . Thi program elect athlete who have performed well in their previou ea on or have been een by AIST cout that travel the nation, giving athlete the opportunity to travel abroad to play their port of choice. The e athlete are at the college level, playing in NCAA divi ion I, II, III, NAIA, or Jr. College. The idea i to give player a lifelong memory and the honor of repre enting the United State . The e tour could al o open door to a future playing for a profe ional team abroad. Even though thi i a US team not all player...
Meet the “Ball Thugs” a local flag football team from the Washington D.C. metropolitan area participating in the Mid East Sports 2012 Spring Flag Football league. The Ball Thugs are probably one of the most organized and well talented team you will see in flag football competition in the metro area. A diverse and skilled team; they exemplified the spirit of “National Athletics”; good sportsmanship in healthy competition. Their outstanding performance in the championship series was worth mentioning and National Athletics looks forward to following this team during the summer league. Well done "Ball Thugs"