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Davidson scoring 91 points and setting numerous NCAA FCS and school records highlights Week 3 Chapter Update

Davidson scoring 91 points and setting numerous NCAA FCS and school records highlights Week 3 Chapter Update

For the first time since 2000 the Davidson football program is off to a 3-0 start. The Wildcats under first-year head coach Scott Abell picked up their third win in as many games in record-setting sty…

Northwestern Chapter leader and long snapper Peter Snodgrass featured this week for 2018 Beyond The Trophy series

Northwestern Chapter leader and long snapper Peter Snodgrass featured this week for 2018 Beyond The Trophy series

Each week during the college football season we will feature a player who is an officer for an Uplifting Athletes Chapter for our Beyond the Trophy series.  Name: Peter Snodgrass College: Northwes…

Davidson sets pair of NCAA FCS records and smashes eight school marks in historic victory to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

Davidson sets pair of NCAA FCS records and smashes eight school marks in historic victory to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

For the first time since 2000 the Davidson football program is off to a 3-0 start. The Wildcats stayed unbeaten with a record smashing performance against Guilford in a 91-61 victory last Thursday nig…

Second-half rally pushes Maryland to 2-0 and highlights Week 2 Chapter Update

Second-half rally pushes Maryland to 2-0 and highlights Week 2 Chapter Update

Suffering from a bit of a hangover after pulling off an upset of Texas in its opener, Maryland found itself on the road and trailing Bowling Green at halftime. The Terps had little trouble moving the…

Davidson slot back William Wicks scores three times on nine carries to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

Davidson slot back William Wicks scores three times on nine carries to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

On a day when Davidson College was content to keep the ball on the ground against NCAA Division II Chowan, the Wildcats had 11 runners combine for 58 carries and more than 400 rushing yards to power D…

Clemson Chapter leader and offensive lineman Patrick Godfrey kicks off 2018 Beyond The Trophy series

Clemson Chapter leader and offensive lineman Patrick Godfrey kicks off 2018 Beyond The Trophy series

Each week during the college football season we will feature a player who is an officer for an Uplifting Athletes Chapter for our Beyond the Trophy series. Name: Patrick Godfrey College: Clemson Un…

Western Michigan and Syracuse Rare Disease Awareness Game highlights Week 1 Chapter Update

Western Michigan and Syracuse Rare Disease Awareness Game highlights Week 1 Chapter Update

Western Michigan and Syracuse football programs joined forces Friday night for their wild season opener to make the game an Uplifting Athletes Rare Disease Awareness Game. Players from each team wore…

Syracuse QB Eric Dungey sets school and ACC record with 200 rushing yards to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

Syracuse QB Eric Dungey sets school and ACC record with 200 rushing yards to earn Uplifting Athletes Rare Performance of the Week honors

In the end it took a record-breaking performance from Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey for the Orange to record their first victory of the season on the road since 2010. Dungey accounted for 384 yards…

Detroit Lions’ Zach Zenner working to cure rare disease, save kids’ lives

Detroit Lions’ Zach Zenner working to cure rare disease, save kids’ lives

This story was written by ESPN Staff Writer Michael Rothstein and published on August 29, 2018. We are sharing this story as it was printed. To see the original link on ESPN.com click here. ALLEN PARK…

Western Michigan and Syracuse football programs team up Friday night to shine a spotlight on Rare Disease Community in 2018 opener

Western Michigan and Syracuse football programs team up Friday night to shine a spotlight on Rare Disease Community in 2018 opener

Uplifting Athletes is proud to announce that the Western Michigan and Syracuse football programs have joined forces for their upcoming 2018 season opener to shine a spotlight on the Rare Disease Commu…