Commentary

Soccer players are making a difference

Updated: January 4, 2010, 2:26 PM ET
By Sheldon Shealer | ESPN RISE

ESPN RISE highlights some of the good deeds done by youth soccer players and teams:

Soccer team donates time to paint a house

Eastern Arizona Courier: The Safford (Ariz.) boys' soccer team has a holiday tradition of helping others. This year's squad painted a house on Christmas Eve for an elderly woman. MORE

Know of a player or team who has gone the extra step to give back to his or her community? E-mail ESPN RISE soccer editor Sheldon Shealer at Sheldon.Shealer@espn.com.

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