It’s Not Just About the Win: Sportsmanship

Mitchell Marcus, team manager for the Coronado basketball team suited up for Tuesday's game against rival Franklin and sank a shot. Rudy Gutierrez/El Paso Times
Mitchell Marcus, team manager for the Coronado basketball team suited up for Tuesday’s game against rival Franklin and sank a shot. Rudy Gutierrez/El Paso Times

Just try to hold your tears back as you watch this awesome video of two high school rivals put on an amazing display of sportsmanship to let high school senior and team manager Mitchell Marcus take the shot of his life! This is not unlike one of my favorite movies called Rudy – about Rudy Ruettiger and Notre Dame football, which if you haven’t seen it, is inspiring.

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9 thoughts on “It’s Not Just About the Win: Sportsmanship

  1. Stories like this are so refreshing. In this world it seems we have so many “it’s my world” attitudes and behaviors that it is like a rain in a drought to see selfless behaviors chosen over momentary personal triumph.

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