A sport consists of a physical activity carried out with a recreational purpose for competition, for self-enjoyment, to attain excellence, for the development of a skill, or some combination of the above. A sport is typically charactized by physical activity, competition, self-motivation and a scoring system.
Looking to the future
U.S. Soccer chief Sunil Gulati (shown here in 1996) has a major decision to make as to the future of head coach Bruce Arena.
The U.S. will have a difficult time replacing a group of quality veterans in 2010, including Brian McBride.
Region Breakdown: Atlanta
SEC Player of the Year Glen Davis leads the Tigers in scoring (18.5 ppg) and rebounding (9.9 rpg) as a sophomore.
The bitter end
Region Breakdown: Washington, D.C.
Carldell "Squeaky" Johnson quarterbacks UAB's high-energy attack and leads the team in assists, averaging 6.2 a game.