Fan Voices

An unorthodox love: Finding purpose and passion in hockey

Tina Nguyen

To be a fan of a losing team, for a lifetime

Rewriting my baseball fan future at Con Ed Field

Can’t hurry love: An American in Spain chases World Cup dreams

Life as an LGBTQ+ soccer fan

Kate Lovell

Pa loves soccer: Converting American soccer fans, one person at a time

Justin Meyer

How the San Diego Wave finally made a Brit watch soccer

Geo Collins

Thank you, Andrew Wiggins, for getting vaccinated

Dipti S. Barot

Skating my way through race and class divides

Saffina Jinnah

The life and times of a Red Sox hat

Morgan Kennedy

I tried to make the Olympic Curling team and you should too

Dan Secatore

Buffalo Bills and finding inspiration in a broken heart

Sareyes Kulkarni

A 34-year-old lawyer finally realizes his dreams in professional hockey

Harrison Kass

Zion Williamson and I have the same injury

M. M. Sang

Discovering Croatian baseball helped me through a global pandemic

Daniel Yetman

Growing up a Drew Bledsoe fan in a Tom Brady world

Michael Venutolo-Mantovani
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Living life in the shadow of the Cleveland Browns

Micah Wimmer

How to make a baseball fan for $300 or less

Christine Harms

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Blind Passion: Loving a sport you can’t even see

Cameron Black

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The heartbreak of Red Sox fandom is a universal language

Alex Tzelnic
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Colin Kaepernick, consequences, and the culture: On the legacy of Black athletes

Langa C
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What we lose when we lose minor league baseball

Lela Moore

Are baseball stadiums still a safe space for everyone?

Melissa Hart

Syndication: The Columbus Dispatch

What’s in the cards: An Opening Day MLB tradition

Geoff Graser

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How the women in my family connected me to my Argentine heritage through soccer

Chiara Reynal Brown

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For a week at the end of 2020, ice dancing kept me alive

Jamie Beckenstein

Running The System: Grinnell College and the power of positive pace

Keith Parsons
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A Raptors’ fan in crisis: Expecting more from our favorite teams

Nasir Husain