Fairmont Firebirds: Exemplary Teamwork

I saw my alma mater, the Fairmont Firebirds, play in the state semifinals a few days ago. Up to that point, they had only lost one game all season with a young team (one senior, no juniors, three sophomores and six freshmen). In watching them play three times in the last few weeks, I’ve noticed …

Though Kevin Cook found success as an assistant at Kansas and for the four-time WNBA champion Houston Comets, he may be experiencing his most rewarding success at Division III Gallaudet University, the world’s only all-deaf college. When he arrived in September 2007, he didn’t know sign language or that the team hadn’t won a conference …