The wooden cross on the side of the road is a daily reminder for Kelsey Niccum.
“Sometimes I just go there and cry,” Niccum said.
In October 2015, Niccum lost her 17-year-old best friend, Emilie Harnish, in a tragic two-vehicle accident at a rural intersection in Indiana not far from Niccum’s family home in Wabash County. Nearly two years since that tragic day, Niccum wears her friend’s number and initials on her knee pads as a way to keep her friend close while playing the sport they both loved. She and her teammates at Grant County Volleyball Club keep Emilie alive by sharing stories of her selflessness and genuine love for others.
The AAU Grand National Championships at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort has come to an end.
AAU Memorial Day Classic: The Competition Heats up in the Sunshine State
The AAU Memorial Day Classic marks the beginning of our summer basketball season.
AAU Member Breaks Record
AAU member Brandon Miller breaks freshman class record in 800m race.
Longtime AAU volunteer passes
AAU Track and Field Reaches Agreement with FloSports to Provide Exclusive Live Coverage of AAU Junior Olympic Games
AAU Proud Field Day at Starwood Academy
Opening Ceremonies & Day 1 competition at Girls Junior National Volleyball Championships
Opening ceremonies, competition begins and more from Day 1.
AAU Grand Nationals to Premiere "Xtreme Baseball"
The AAU Grand Nationals will feature a new exhibition style of play called "Xtreme Baseball" for the first time.
A Host of Female Wrestlers Battle the Boys at Disney
A handful of female wrestlers put their skills to the test against the boys at the AAU Scholastic Duals.
UPDATE: AAU Girls' Junior National Volleyball Championships
Day 6 of competition, 10-14 age group awards, AAU Digs Pink and AAU Cares
RECAP: AAU Wrestling Grand Nationals
National Youth Track Coaches Association and AAU Track & Field Alliance
Inaugural AAU Pacific Rim Basketball Championships
HONOLULU, Hawaii (July 3, 2017) - The inaugural AAU Pacific Rim Basketball Championships hosted by Jam On It were a success.
15U/9th Grade Boys' DI & II World Championship
20 & Under Boys' DI & II World Championship
16U/10th Grade Boys' DI & II World Championship
17U/11th Grade Boys' DI & II World Championship
2nd/3rd Grade Girls' World Championship
Southeast Division III Championship
West Coast AAU Junior Olympic Games-Bch Vball
Red Plains Junior Beach Series #4
11th Annual Jax Magic Invitational
Big Shots Nationals