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I have participated in 3 different sports in my last six years of school When I entered the 9th grade things began to change They werent the same go out and have fun sports they became go out and win This was new to me but I feel that it has taught me many valuable lessons I have learned to be more patient listen more intently to what people have to say and to also go out and give it my all at whatever I was doing Being involved in high school sports for four years has helped me grow as an adult and elevating my attitude not only towards life but toward other people as well When playing a high school sport you are taught to go out and win but to have fun at the same time My freshman year I was on the JV basketball team and the season had just started I was out on the floor and once the game started I was rushing the ball and rushing my game Being inexperienced at this level we were losing the ball game Since we were losing we were not having fun I was told by coaches and by myself that I needed to slow down and put the ball where it belonged As soon as I got that into my head we began creeping back into the game and we were on top by the fourth quarter We were winning having fun and enjoying all the glory Ever since then I have remembered that game and made myself slow down if I am hurrying things I believe that this factor will carry on through life and make me a better individual I have always had a modest problem with listening to what other people had to say I thought that I was right and no one else could tell me anything different Track was a different story I
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