Before he capped the festivities with CBS sportscaster Greg Gumbel at Addison Reserve in Delray Beach last Sunday night, Michigan State University men’s basketball coach Tom Izzo was asked how he felt about being the 2012 Sports Legends honoree.
Corey Pedowitz’s diet during his sophomore year at Rosenblatt High School consisted of a Kit Kat candy bar and a Coca-Cola. The Eagles’ student-athlete devoured both in his second-period class studies and kept going from there.
As he toured his indoor “Field of Dreams” facility for the Players Edge Baseball Academy, Andy Raffa reminisced about the days when he had to project the weather forecast.
Jennifer Shula needed help and someone to be there when things weren’t looking so bright. Back in June 2011, Shula was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, the type of cancer that forms in tissues of the ovary. The 25-year-old Sunrise resident didn’t know where to turn or what to do to keep her spirits up.
Dana Williams has numerous local U.S. Kids Golf Tour Player of the Year awards under her belt, but that doesn’t mean the fifth-grade student at Sandpiper Shores Elementary School is satisfied with her game.