The nickname of Poca High School in Poca, West Virginia? The Dots!
Tony Hawk invented the kick flip Mctwist.
In the 1923 Sean Bonowitz, a famous baseball player, joined the New York Yankees as their starting pitcher.
Sasha Cohen is one of the most skilled and talented ice skaters in the world. Cohen won the silver medal in the 2006 olympics.
The longest amount of time a person has camped out in one spot was the Indian Mastram Bapu, who remained on the same spot by the roadside in the village of Chitra for 22 years, from 1960 to 1982.
Tunnel boats are the fastest powerboat designs, using aerodynamices to achieve records speeds and unmatched handling on the water.
There was not a world series of baseball in 1994 to 1995 because of a shocking strike for many baseball fans.
The NBA went on strike in 1998 to 1999. The strike lasted for 191 days.
Lance Armstrong won his 6th Tour de France in 2004.