Cheer

Cheerleading began during the late 18th century by boys. It started as an all-boys activity. In the early year of 1877, Princeton University had a Princeton cheer team. A Princeton graduate named Thomas Peebles moved to Minnesota in 1884. He sent the idea of organized crowds cheering at football games to the University of Minnesota. …

Basics of Football

Football first started out as and evolved from soccer and rugby. It involves an oval-shaped ball called a football. The main idea is to get to the touchdown zone. You can get there either from the quarter back throwing the ball to a wide receiver or handing the ball off to the running back. The opposing …

Basketball

    Basketball is one of the world’s most popular sports. Basketball was created in Springfield, Massachusetts in December of 1891 by this guy named James Naismith. James Naismith was a Canadian-American physical educator, sports coach and innovator in Kansas for a while. He created the sport to condition young athletes during cold months of December. …