Would be the best big man, at this stage, that I coached, and that would include the Lopez twins (former Stanford standouts Brook and Robin), coaching them in USA basketball, Shelden Williams, and Shareef Abdur Rahim. This kid is really off the charts in terms of his development, and I really conisder him the most dominating big man in Georgia since Dwight Howard. We all call him baby Dwight Howard.

As technology and design thrust sneakers into the future with self tying laces and 3 D printed soles, footwear gender equity remains stuck in the past.In 1995, Sheryl Swoopes became the first female athlete to have a basketball shoe named after her. In the WNBA early seasons, Nike, Adidas, Reebok and Fila released shoes with Lisa Leslie, Dawn Staley, Cynthia Cooper, Nicki McCray, Rebecca Lobo and Chamique Holdsclaw.Now, in the 21st season of the WNBA, not one player has a line to call her own. Why the backpedal?In the late 1990s, the sneaker business was not the giant of today, and the WNBA was new.real question is why didn it go forward, and the real answer is they didn sell enough shoes to make it worth their while, said Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at NPD Group.

He feels immortal, and so do all of his friends, even when they are told the facts of the matter. We’ve all been 16 before. When I was 16, you would have had to drag me off the field. He conquered the hip hinge, the fundamental movement of explosive lower body exercises, in 10 minutes. He even mastered textbook trap bar dead lifts, which amplify glutes and hamstrings, during his introductory session with Lyles. Other players typically need a week..

“As a sophomore getting offered by Mount St. Mary’s, it’s a Division I school, so I was pretty excited,” Gomes said. “Honestly, I thought then that there was more coming. Do you want to hear what high school students have to say about Climate Change? You can today at a mock congressional hearing! As part the USA Science Engineering Festival, students from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, VA will participate in a mock congressional hearing on geoengineering to address climate change, along with experts from NASA, Government Accountability Office (GAO), Bipartisan Policy Center, Climate Institute, and the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes.The West Nile virus is active in the area and continues to be a threat, especially after last week’s storms. Alexandria Health Department has issued a warning about the risk of mosquito borne diseases. The warning comes at a time when there is an increased amount of standing water around neighborhoods, damaged homes in the area allow mosquitoes indoors, and more local residents are spending time outside cleaning up debris and doing storm repairs.While many people who get bitten by a mosquito with West Nile do not get sick, there is still a risk of getting meningitis or encephalitis.