My Life Of Sports

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Sports are a substainsal part of my life. As a person, I am very competitive and I love watching sports almost as much as I love playing them. My two main athletic passions are softball and baton twirling. I’ve been playing softball since I was four, and nothing has been able to tear me from the field ever since. I love the fast pace of the game, every at-bat is exhilarating, and I always am hoping the ball will come to me on defense. I have met many of my best friends through softball, and I love the opportunity to be able to work and play a team sport with amazing people and friends. Along with softball, I also enjoy basketball and football. My basketball career was brief (due to my shortness), but I follow the NBA and I’m a Warriors and Celtics fan. I have always kind of wished I could play football, but I enjoy watching the Packers and Broncos, and follow college football-go Hawks! My life is immesly influenced by sports, and I can credit sports for an abundance of memories and years of fun.

My other, more uncommon sport I compete in is baton twirling. Twirling is a rare and complex sport that not many compete in, and for that reason, I am known to some as “that twirler girl”. Baton is like smashing different types of dance, gymnastics, and aerobics into one, then adding one or a few, silver sticks. It’s an incredibly physically-demanding activity that requires a great deal of practice, perseverance, and patience. I started twirling at age three, so this is is
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