Highlight of the Week – Bucket List

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“After a few failed attempts in elementary school and high school (I always quit out of fear of not playing well enough and embarrassing myself), team sports have been on my bucket list.

After a few random pick-up games over the years, I realized if I didn’t organize something and get it on the books I was running from my fear, again. So, I organized a company team and signed up with Zog Sports. Yes, we played our first season and lost, but the team’s enthusiasm and support was inspiring. It was amazing! There was even a cheering section at some games. I went from no goals to goals and assisting and we wrapped up the season awarding every player for something. Everyone cheered for all efforts and improvement.

Well, we signed up for the next season and won the Championship. The whole experience has been pretty amazing. We’ve all met new people, developed discipline on many fronts, and just really had fun. While winning is fun, no matter what we go out there fired up every time and end the night feeling amazing. It’s been a great experience.

-Jessica, Jumpstart, ZogSports San Francisco

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A Very Zog Engagement

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Didn’t Know You Before

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All About The Glory

Highlight of the Week – A Very Zog Engagement

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“I started playing Zog volleyball in Hoboken during the Fall season of 2013, Debra and I had been dating for about 9 months. It is likely that watching me play volleyball came a distant 3rd to exploring some of Hoboken’s fine restaurants and getting to see her boyfriend, but Debra dutifully attended many Zog volleyball games. I feel safe in saying that she was the #1 Zog fan. She learned all of my teammates’ names so she could properly cheer for them and learned the volleyball vernacular. Throughout the next four seasons, Debra resumed her status as #1 fan by stepping up her cheer “prop” game. It started out with the Volley Llama poster. She took her creativity to a new level with the Cream of Wheat noise makers. Lastly, but not least, she brought pom-poms for last season’s playoffs. You could say Zog was a big part of our relationship…

So it should come as no surprise that the day I had chosen to propose (Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11th) I also had a volleyball game scheduled in Hoboken. Now I know that Debra is very understanding but I certainly didn’t want to push my luck… I e-mailed my team and told them I couldn’t make it (for only the 2nd time in 2+ years of Zog volleyball). Of course things don’t always go as planned… Our captain e-mailed back and said we only had 4 players coming and 1 of them was limping quite badly. It was the last game of the regular season and we needed a win or 2 to make the playoffs. I told them I would see what I could do…

Nov. 11th arrived and I had everything I needed (parental permission, a shiny ring and the courage to go through with the biggest decision of my life). I’ll spare you the lengthy details but we spent the day together and I made a concerted effort to keep Debra on her toes. Every detour we took she wondered if there was another surprise waiting or if it was just another decoy. We finally made our way onto the pier in Hoboken and I got down on my knee and asked her to marry me. It was 7:45 PM, we were newly engaged and she says to me “Wait, do you really have a volleyball game tonight?!”. It might not be the most romantic thing to do after you get engaged, but the game was at 8 and we hurried across town to the Boys and Girls Club. The first people to hear that we were engaged were my Zog teammates. One of my best friends is also my Zog teammate… two of my Jersey City teammates were on the opposing team that night… Jen the ref has known us for 2+ years and watched our relationship grow.. and of course my Hoboken team is full of new friends. It might sound weird but Debra and I both thought it was very “us” that the 1st people to know about our engagement were our Zog friends. We won the match 2-1 and clinched our playoff spot. The wedding is set for September 24th of this year. It was a great outcome all around.”

-Mike, Cream of Wheat, ZogSports New Jersey

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Didn’t Know You Before

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We Make Them Look Good

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All About The Glory

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A Great Experience

Highlight of the Week -We Make Them Look Good

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“The benefit of playing softball on Sundays this fall was that my team would get to watch the Eagles games together after our games.  Nothing like starting Sunday mornings off at the bar with your teammates.  Better yet, our record made the Eagles look good.”

-Becca, Cattywampus, ZogSports Philadelphia

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Swiffer Sweeper

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All About The Glory

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A Great Experience

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A Family Affair

10 Years Later

10 Years Later

Highlight of the Week -Swiffer Sweeper

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

Highlight of tonight was that Kills for Kids brought their own Swiffer sweeper for playoffs! It was great!

(This was after the winds in Cali blew in so much dust the week prior!)

-Drew, Volleyball Referee, ZogSports Los Angeles

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All About The Glory

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A Family Affair

10 Years Later

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Highlight of the Week – A Family Affair

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“With the help of Netflix and whoever is on our bench during our games, we’re able to make coed basketball a whole family affair! We’ve never been able to play on the same basketball team together and Zog has provided a fun atmosphere for us and our kids at the court. The girls will cheerlead and we have found that extra something to spice up our week to stay active. The refs even play with our kids on timeouts and after our game. The coed basketball has become our second community and we can’t wait to play each and every season!”

-Mike and Teresa, Game, Blouses, ZogSports San Francisco

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10 Years Later

10 Years Later

Backs Against the Wall

Backs Against the Wall

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Reaching the Promised Land

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Highlight of the Week – 10 Years Later

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“Having Captained teams for coming up on ten years, I must say that the highlights are clearly the people.  Although the roster may change from season to season, the new players tend to mingle with the old and friendships are ignited.  Former players will still to this day come and watch their old team or revel in our legendary bar closing post-parties.”

-Casey,Y’all Avg, ZogSports New Jersey

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Backs Against the Wall

Backs Against the Wall

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

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DANGAR

Reaching the Promised Land

Reaching the Promised Land

An Escape

An Escape

Highlight of the Week – Backs Against the Wall

What is your ZogSports Highlight?

“Our team Heisenball had been together uninterrupted for 6 straight seasons.  Spring of 2015 was the last season playing with our dear friends Mari and Mark as the the two had made plans to move to Florida over the summer.  We made it into the playoffs and went down 0-2 in the first round, but managed to win 3 straight to advance to the championship.  Unfortunately we wound up losing, and getting 2nd on the season, but wining 3 in a row with our backs against the wall was a great way to go out.

-Matt, Heisenball, ZogSports Queens

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DANGAR

DANGAR

Reaching the Promised Land

Reaching the Promised Land

An Escape

An Escape

From Fourth to First

From Fourth to First