How three Iowans formed an all-black volleyball team and won a national title, all with the hope of inspiring young girls

Haley Eckerman often played alone on Iowa high school volleyball courts. As a young black athlete, she rarely had African American role models or teammates. She saw her classmates at Waterloo East High, one of Iowa’s most diverse schools, select other ...

Doyel: Former Indiana high school track star Ben Harmon gives cancer a run for its money

Shirtless and wearing an Obama mask, Ben Harmon is flying across the Avon High football field. If you know him at all, you know this moment is so Ben. He’s up for anything, this kid, and not in a bad way but in that big-grin, high-energy, school-spirit ...