9:30 AM Oct 24, 2014
Tammy Ljungblad • Kansas City Star/MCT  Lee's Summit North's Mychal Shaw is slow getting up after getting hit during game action against Blue Springs High School on  Oct. 17 at Lee's Summit North High School in Lee's Summit, Mo. Shaw got up and played throughout the rest of the game. A year ago, Shaw, 18, a senior, suffered a concussion and had serious issues as a result of the head injury, but decided to continue his football career.
Nearly 1,500 high school football players in Missouri suffered concussions in 2012, and the majority of them returned to action within two weeks
5:30 PM Apr 30, 2014
American Meb Keflezighi celebrates winning the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston, Monday, April 21, 2014. Keflezighi is the first American male to win since 1983. (Patrick Raycraft/Hartford Courant/MCT)
It was that moment [the blasts], he said, that sparked his victory in the 2014 race