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Sheryl Swoopes

All-Star Basketball Player (Burby, Liza N. Making Their Mark.)

  • 90 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by PowerKids Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • United States,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Swoopes, Sheryl,
  • Biography,
  • African Americans,
  • Basketball players

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8120834M
    ISBN 100823950697
    ISBN 109780823950690
    OCLC/WorldCa36180926

    Get this from a library! Sheryl Swoopes. [Michael Burgan] -- Presents a biography of the star player for the Houston Comets of the Women's National Basketball Association. Get this from a library! Sheryl Swoopes. [Chris W Sehnert] -- Describes the life and basketball career of the young woman who won a gold medal at the Olympics and went on to play in the Women's National Basketball Association. From Brett Favre to Sheryl.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Sports Heroes: Sheryl Swoopes by Rosemary Wallner (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The Paperback of the Sheryl Swoopes by Michael Burgan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. This book was a good one. If you read this you would find out a lot about her basketball life/5(2).

    Swoopes had married her high school sweetheart in and was divorced in She has a son from that marriage. Her six-year relationship with former Comets assistant coach Alisa Scott ended in. Sheryl Swoopes Work Work Hard Hard Dream As a result of Title IX, and a new generation of parents who want their daughters to have the opportunities they never had, women's sports have arrived.


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Sheryl Swoopes Download PDF EPUB FB2

K-Gr 4-Sheryl Swoopes, WNBA basketball star, is featured in this photo-essay that describes the basics of the game. Unfortunately, it is difficult to discern an audience for this book.

CIP classifies it as a biography, but there's little here about her life.5/5(1). Sheryl Denise Swoopes (born Ma ) is an American professional basketball player who, subsequent to Sheryl Swoopes book waived into free agency, signed to re-join /5. When Sheryl Swoopes was growing up, there were no professional women s basketball teams in the United States.

In fact, when she was in elementary school, her brothers told her basketball was just for boys. Sheryl was crushed. She wanted to play, too. Her mother recognized Sheryl s talent and signed her up to play on a girl s team in Texas Author: John Albert Torres.

Sheryl Swoopes: All-Star Basketball Player (Making Their Mark) Library Binding – August 1, by Liza N. Burby (Author) › Visit Amazon's Liza N. Burby Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Liza N.

Burby. Bounce Back Hardcover – Octo by Sheryl Swoopes (Author) › Visit Amazon's Sheryl Swoopes Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Sheryl Swoopes. Sheryl Denise Swoopes (born Ma ) is an American professional basketball player who, subsequent to being waived into free agency, signed to re-join the WNBA to play with the Tulsa Shock in She was the first player to be signed in the WNBA when it was created.

She has won three Olympic Gold Sheryl Swoopes book and is a three-time WNBA MVP/5. Rittenhouse WNBA Basketball #70 Sheryl Swoopes Official Women's National Basketball League Trading Card From Rittenhouse Archives $ $ 5.

99 FREE Shipping. The Official Sheryl Swoopes Face Book Page: Born in Brownfield, Texas, Initially recruited by the University of Texas, I left the school shortly after arriving without playing a game, and enrolled at South Plains College.

After playing at South Plains for two years, I transferred to Texas Tech. Followers of the WNBA aren’t the only ones who will appreciate this energetic and engaging book featuring Sheryl Swoopes, the two-time Olympic gold-medallist in basketball and star of the WNBA.

Thanks to Susan Kuklin’s dramatic color photographs, Swoopes, dressed in eye-catching primary blue and red or yellow with black, is a bold, dynamic. During the WNBA’s inaugural season, Swoopes was recruited to play for the Houston Comets. Swoopes was the first woman to be signed to a WNBA contract and right out of the gate, made her impact known.

During her tenure with the team, Swoopes accumulated over 2, points, rebounds, assists and more than steals. When Nike’s Air Swoopes dropped inSheryl Swoopes became the first woman to get a signature Nike basketball shoe and the second athlete behind Michael Jordan to have an eponymous model.

Sheryl Swoopes established herself as one of the best basketball players in the world while she was still in college at Texas Tech. In she was the first player signed to a new all-women's professional basketball league, the WNBA.

During her career in the WNBA, Sheryl led her team to four championships, was voted Most Valuable Player three times, and was a perennial player in the annual. Sheryl Swoopes, American basketball player who won three WNBA MVP awards (,) and four WNBA titles (–) as a member of the Houston Comets.

She also won an NCAA national championship with Texas Tech University in Learn more about Swoopes’s life and career. Sheryl Swoopes (Modern Role Model Athletes) Paperback – Octo by Karen Schweitzer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Karen Schweitzer Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Karen Schweitzer. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sheryl Swoopes headlines the 12 finalists for the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame. The list was announced Monday.

The six-member class of will be revealed Feb. 12 and enshrined this summer. Swoopes was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame last fall. She starred at Texas Tech and in the WNBA.

Sheryl Swoopes Sheryl Denise Swoopes is a retired professional basketball player and the first player to be signed on to the WNBA when it was created. She was born on Ma in Brownfield, Texas to Louise Swoopes. K-Gr 4-Sheryl Swoopes, WNBA basketball star, is featured in this photo-essay that describes the basics of the game.

Unfortunately, it is difficult to discern an audience for this book. CIP classifies it as a biography, but there's little here about her life.3/5(1). A celebration of sheer physicality in motion. Kuklin reprises her technique, seen before in Dance.

(), of isolating her subject—here Sheryl Swoopes of the WNBA—against a white background. There is nothing stale about this offering, though.

Swoopes appears, caught in action, all over the page, demonstrating basketball basics ("jumpcatch step shoot") as well as fancier. Sheryl Swoopes Biography, Life, Interesting Facts Early Years And Education. Sheryl Swoopes was born 25th Marchin Brownfield, Texas, in the United Swoopes and her three older brothers were raised by their mother, Louise, and played basketball together as they grew up Sheryl Swoopes started competitive basketball at the young age of seven.

Get this from a library. Sheryl Swoopes. [John Albert Torres] -- Examines the life of American female basketball star, Sheryl Swoopes, who inwas named as Most Valuable Player of the WNBA, and also won her second gold medal playing for the Women's Olympic.

Get this from a library! Sheryl Swoopes. [Rosemary Wallner] -- Traces the personal life and career of the Houston Comets' star forward.Book Sheryl Swoopes to speak at your next event. Contact APB Speakers for bio, videos, topics, and to inquire about speaking fees and availability.

APB is a Global Speaker, Celebrity & Entertainment Agency.Browse books by Sheryl Swoopes Hoops with Swoopes. by Susan Kuklin and Sheryl Swoopes. 4 Resources1 Award.

Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles. Sheryl Swoopes has Collaborated With. Susan Kuklin.