Summary: "Karasuno has successfully defeated Tohru Oikawa and Aoba Johsai in their practice match, but the team's future doesn't look so bright. The match uncovered serious holes in Karasuno's defense, which would be fatal in a real game! What they need is a defense expert, a libero, to cover their holes for them. It turns out Karasuno does have a libero named Yu Nishinoya, but he was suspended for one...
Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016
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Summary: What would the world be like if 80 percent of the population manifested superpowers called "Quirks"? Heroes and villains would be battling it out everywhere! Being a hero would mean learning to use your power, but where would you go to study? The Hero Academy of course! But what would you do if you were one of the 20 percent who were born Quirkless? The final stages of the U.A. High sports...
Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2016
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA GRAPHIC MY
Summary: NASCAR sensation Ricky Bobby is a racing hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo. Dubbed "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans, the two have the ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2006
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE TAL
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Talladega 2006
Summary: Traces the friendship and rivalry of tennis stars Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert.
Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BIL
Summary: "The Legends Club is a sports book that captures an era in American sport and culture, documenting the inside view of a decade of absolutely incredible competition. Feinstein pulls back the curtain on the recruiting wars, the intensely personal competition that wasn't always friendly, the enormous pressure and national stakes, and the battle for the very soul of college basketball allegiance in...
Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2016
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.323 FEI
Summary: Boxing's true Cinderella story: James J. Braddock, dubbed "Cinderella Man" by Damon Runyon, was a once promising light heavyweight for whom a string of losses and a broken right hand happened to coincide with the Great Crash of 1929. With one good hand, he was forced to labor on the docks of Hoboken. Only his manager still believed in him. The diminutive, loquacious Jew and the burly, quiet...
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.83 SCH
Summary: For years, the passion they shared for winning made Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and Larry Bird the most bitter of rivals. It also made theirs the most compelling rivalry in sports, driving the NBA to new heights of popularity in the 1980s. This all-new documentary tells the riveting story of two superstars who couldn't have been more different, until they forged an unlikely friendship from the...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MAG
Summary: College football is one of the most popular sports in the United States. Fans follow their favorite team with unfailing loyalty, and nowhere do the colors come out more fervently than when rivals face off. These games bring out the passion, the rituals, and even the rage of football fans across the country. Whether based on history and tradition, or proximity and local pride, college rivalry...
Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.332 GIT
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 796.357 VAC
Summary: This title explores the teams that achieved sustained excellence and carved their names into the record books, such as the 1960s Boston Celtics and the 1980s Edmonton Oilers. The title also features informative sidebars, a glossary, and further resources.
Publisher / Publication Date: SportsZone, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 796 TRU
Summary: Explore the history of Traverse City football through photos, articles, and the words of those who have been a part, and are a part, of one of Traverse City's greatest athletic traditions. Traverse City Football Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow features: History of Thirlby Field, Team photos, action shots, and other memorabilia. Includes coach biographies, including Jim Ooley, and interviews with...
Publisher / Publication Date: Swan Publishing 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Display, Call number: NEL 796.332 SWA
1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 796.332 SWA
Summary: Henry 'Razor' Sharp and Billy 'The Kid' McDonnen are old boxing rivals who come out of retirement for one final match. On their first encounter in decades, their long-festering feud erupts into an unintentionally hilarious melee that instantly goes viral. The sudden social media frenzy transforms their local grudge match into a must-see HBO event. Now, if they can just survive the training,...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2014
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GRU RATED PG-13
Summary: Ever since he saw the legendary player known as "the Little Giant" compete at the national volleyball finals, Shoyo Hinata has been aiming to be the best volleyball player ever! He decides to join the team at the high school the Little Giant went to—and then surpass him. Who says you need to be tall to play volleyball when you can jump higher than anyone else?
Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 HAI
Summary: "From Acclaimed sports journalist Gary Myers comes the definitive inside account of the greatest rivalry in NFL history. Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are perhaps the two greatest quarterbacks of all time. They are living legends who have come to embody the quarterback position and shape an entire generation of the NFL. They have also been fierce rivals every step of the way, and their many epic...
Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Archtype 2015
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.332 MYE
Summary: Discusses violence in sports, including team rivalries, how stadium security handles violent situations, and hooliganism.
Publisher / Publication Date: 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796 BOW
Summary: "There have been many thrilling and memorable sports rivalries. But none has ever combined such drama and excitement over such an extended period of time and against such a gripping background as the Cold War hockey rivalry between Canada and Russia"--Page 4 of cover.
Publisher / Publication Date: Page Publishing, Inc. 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.962 FRA
Summary: "The third book in the Franklin School Friends series is a fast and funny story about sports, friendship, and sibling rivalries"--
Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015