These five athletes from San Diego each shattered barriers for future minority athletes, while accomplishing outstanding feats in their chosen sports. The talent, dedication, and spirit of Maureen Connolly (tennis), Charlie Powell (boxing and football), Greg Louganis (diving), Tiffany Chin (ice skating), and Adrian Gonzalez (baseball), make this book ideal for sports fans.
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Joey Seymour recently earned his M.A. in history from the University of San Diego. He also holds a B.F.A. from Chapman University. After working for various professional sports franchises, including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Los Angeles Kings, Kansas City Royals and Newport Beach Breakers of World Team Tennis, he decided to focus his attention on blending his love for sports and passion for writing. The combination produced this book, which was originally his master s thesis. Joey and his family currently live in Carlsbad, CAReview:
"In his new book, San Diego's Finest Athletes, Joey Seymour combines his conversational writing with his love of history to take you inside the lives of some of the greatest athletes of our time. It's an informative journey and a fun read."
- -- - Billie Jean King, Retired tennis star, recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. "jacket"
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Book Description Sunbelt Publications, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 208 pages. 8.90x5.90x0.60 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0916251993