Leadership U

August 29, 1997       
Special Focus
Character or Characters?
Sports and Character graphic The initiation of football season carries with it many emotions, particularly excitement. However, recent scandals have dimmed the enthusiasm for this and other sports. The underlying issue of character fuels debate about the place of morality in the lives of highly competitive sportsmen. We have put together a special focus to consider character with regard to sports in particular, as well as life in general.

Michelle Akers
Michelle Akers page The Michelle Akers Womens' Soccer Page is the website for this professional soccer player. She and the rest of the U.S. Womens Soccer team "struck" gold in the last Olympics. On her site, Michelle talks about soccer, her bout with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and her relationship with Jesus Christ.


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