College Admissions Essay: A Career In Playing Sports

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I am Samantha Ruelas. I am a person who enjoy playing sports. Like football, basketball, Taekwondo, and maybe even soccer. But what I really enjoy from all of those, is basketball. Basketball, made me who I am today. It has helped with my social skills with other people,and has made me a better teammate. A couple years ago when I didn’t live in California, I was a very shy person who would get bullied. But, when I moved here, it all changed. In 5th grade, our teacher taught us how to play basketball. Of course, by then I didn’t know how. When he would put us into teams, I was petrified at first. But then I realized that it made me more focused on what I was doing. Even though I wasn’t good, I didn’t care about winning. But how
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