Sports in Perspective

Think Mario's Penguins are having a hard time finding a new home in Pittsburgh? Think the local baseball/basketball/soccer/football/wrestling/crew team is put to unjustifiable burdens by unknowing, unsympathetic skeptics? Think again. Every soul involved in youth sports -- child, parent, volunteer, administrator -- should read this moving account of what a coach and a soccer team in Clarkston, Georgia are trying to overcome.

[Cross-posted to Blog-Lebo.]


1 Response to "Sports in Perspective"

Christina said... 1/25/2007 2:36 PM

Great story; thanks for posting it! Apparently it's already been optioned by Universal; hopefully the refugees will get some money from the deal and all the publicity.

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