• Mickey Mantle

    Mickey Mantle, known as one of the all time greatest baseball players, played for the New York Yankees from 1951 to 1968. He played center field and first base, and was one of the best switch hitters in baseball history. He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974 and the Major League Baseball All-Century Team in … Keep reading
  • Jack Nicklaus

    Jack Nicklaus, nicknamed The Golden Bear, has long been considered one of the greatest golfers of all time. He holds the record for major tournaments won with 18, a record that has held since his last win in 1986. He has won 70 times on the PGA tour and was named the PGA Tour Player of the Year in 1967, … Keep reading
  • Joe Montana

    Joe Montana was a quarterback in the National Football League, arguably the greatest of all time. A talented multi-sport athlete at Ringgold High School, Montana grew up in the city of Monongahela, a coal mining town of Pittsburgh. At an early age, Joe Montana expressed an interest in sports, and it was his father who first taught him the game … Keep reading
  • Muhammad Ali

    Muhammad Ali is widely regarded as the greatest pound-for-pound boxer of all time, and his career achievements will probably never be repeated. Outside of the ring,  Ali is an equally as special human being. He is a man who will undoubtedly be remembered forever, for a myriad of reasons; the main of which is his unparalleled boxing talent. Muhammad Ali took … Keep reading
  • Pele

    Pele is arguably one of the greatest football players of all time. Edson Arantes do Nascimento, or as he’s better known to most ‘Pele’, was one of the first players in the world to really help ascend football into the global massive that it is today. A Brazilian footballer of true Samba style, Pele was a pioneer of combining athletic skill … Keep reading
  • Babe Ruth

    Babe Ruth, originally known as George Herman Ruth, is commonly referred to as the world’s first sports superstar and is one of the greatest baseball players of all time. His career spanned from 1914-1935 and his accomplishments are still held in high regard to this day. Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, Babe Ruth learned the game of baseball at St. Mary’s … Keep reading
  • Michael Jordan

    Michael Jordan is considered one of the best basketball players of all time. His career spanned from 1984 – 2003 and was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009.   Jordan was born in Brooklyn, New York but moved to Wilmington, North Carolina as a young child. There, he played basketball for Laney High School, but was famously … Keep reading
  • Wayne Gretzky

    Wayne Gretzky was a professional hockey played who played in the NHL until 1999. Nicknamed “The Great One”, he is arguably the most famous hockey player of all time, and most agree he is the best hockey player of all time. Outside of hockey, Gretzky has become infamous for his inspirational quote: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t … Keep reading