Ben Fredman (University of Missouri)
Bronze | Sports Portfolio
Kris Nordberg, 17, cheers during the season opener of the Rock Bridge High School football team in Columbia, Mo., on August 31, 2007. Despite a lively home crowd, the Rock Bridge Bruins lost to DeSmet High School 33-0.
Jockey Mike Allen rides Anjiz Crypto down the final stretch during a victory in the seventh race of the day at Great Lakes Downs on May 5, 2007, in Muskegon, Mich.
Members of 'The Risers' laugh about San Francisco politics while sitting in the sauna of the South End Rowing Club after an early morning swim on June 8, 2007. The men meet at the club and swim in the chilly waters of the San Francisco Bay every morning before work.
Shelly High School football players leave the locker room to take the field against rival South Fremont High School on Oct. 13, 2006, in Shelley, Idaho. The Shelley Russets, named after the famous Russet potato, are one of Idaho's fiercest 3A football teams, entering the playoffs with a 10-0 record. They would go on to beat South Fremont 14-0.
Christian Conaway, 13, slides down the luge track at the Winter Sports Complex in Muskegon, Mich., on Feb. 2, 2007. Christian came from Fillmore, Calif., to take part in an annual Advanced Luge Camp at the sports complex.
Muskegon Thunder players Maurice Simpson, right, and Cory Sullivan quietly prepare in the locker room before the Thunder's first franchise home game on April 13, 2007, at the L.C. Walker Arena. The Thunder went onto win the Continental Indoor Football League game 54-12 against the Summit County Rumble.