Posts Tagged ‘football’

Harlem Jets Equal Success on the Field and Opportunities in Life

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Harlem Jets 01 By David Gibbons The results are in, and now it can be chiseled in stone: Once again, the Harlem Jets have had an outstanding football season. Last week, for the second time in three seasons, the Jets sent two teams to the American Youth Football national championships in Kissimmee, Fla. The Jets were founded by [&hellip
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Is the Euro 2012 Cup Plagued by Fears of Racism?

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Euro 2012 host countries Poland and Ukraine find themselves under close scrutiny as racism accusations intensify. The Union of European Football Association (UEFA) has already opened several investigations as we approach the second week of the competition.   The controversy was sparked last month with BBC’s “Stadiums of Hate,” a documentary denouncing the presence of [&hellip
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Searching for Downtown Prodigies: William Solomon is a Lion on the Field

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By Beth Mellow William Solomon’s greatest love—so far, after all, he is only 15—is football. And boy, is he good at it. The sophomore at Xavier High School near Union Square was recently nominated by the New York Post as New York City’s top high school running back. Solomon was part of his high school’s [&hellip
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Brief Break from the Courts

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Right now, Curtis Roby is enjoying a much-needed break, one that he hopes will help heal his balky shoulder. But it won’t last long. Just like the professional version, the world of college tennis offers little rest during a truncated off-season. After only 10 weeks of recuperation, Roby and the rest of the Dartmouth men’s [&hellip
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