by Eddie Mayrose
Sports Heroes are Everywhere; If You Know Where To Look
There were seven minutes left in the CUNY Women’s Basketball quarterfinal when the College of Staten Island suddenly found itself in a battle. What had looked to be an easy win was now in jeopardy as visiting York had whittled a twenty two point deficit down to ten and taken hold of the momentum of the game. Then CSI senior guard Mallory Ameneiros, with five of her ten teammates on the bench in street clothes, decided that this was not to be her last college game. It was a decision she’d made twice before, but this time, it was made on the court; not in a doctor’s office.