Similarities between football and basketball include: two teams advancing a ball toward a goal on a measured playing surface with boundaries, offense and defense squads, penalties, four timed quarters, multiple scoring o... More »

The main difference between basketball and soccer is the method used for taking the ball to the opponents' goal. In basketball, players take the ball and bounce it on the ground to advance it down the court. In soccer, p... More »

Classic styles of cheering include team pride chants, spelling cheers, crowd response cheers, defense and offense cheers, and victory cheers. Many of these cheers require cheerleaders to insert their team names. For exam... More »

All-district teams are chosen by coaches nominating players, and then the players are voted upon and narrowed down to create the team. All-district teams constitute the best players within a given district for that seaso... More »

Field hockey is a stick and ball game where competing teams use hooked sticks to score goals by getting the ball past the other teams goalie. The game is generally played on grass or synthetic surface fields. More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports

"Fourth and goal" is a term used in American and Canadian football when the team in control of the ball is on its 4th down and is fewer than 10 yards from the opposing team's goal line. Crossing the other team's goal lin... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports

Common offense and defense techniques in basketball include set, early, motion, spread, zone and one-on-one. Set, early, motion and spread are offense techniques, one-on-one is a defense technique and zone can be applied... More » Sports & Active Lifestyle Classic Sports Basketball