Miranda Kulp

Miranda is a contributing writer based in Lehigh, Pennsylvania. Currently an undergrad at Penn State University she is working towards a degree in public relations. Miranda has dreams of traveling and tries and finds any excuse to be outside.

5 Colleges Where The Tailgates Are Even Better Than The Football Games

ByMiranda Kulp
Ah, college football. It's the greatest time of the year for sports. It combines the love for America's most beloved sport with the passion fans have for their school. Fans get to show off their school pride and enjoy one of the greatest sports of…

What Your Favorite NHL Team Says About Your Level Of Commitment

ByMiranda Kulp
In 1917, the world was blessed with the National Hockey League. With over 30 teams spanning between two countries, a new breed of sports fanatics emerged. Hockey fans are the best types of fans. They're loyal, energetic and quite frankly, a little…

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Being The Perpetually Single Friend

ByMiranda Kulp
Every friend group has that one friend who never settles down and is constantly single. It's not because said person has any undateable features. In fact, most the time, this is the same friend who has people wondering why he or she has yet to be…

Back To School: 5 Reasons Why College Football Is Better Than The NFL

ByMiranda Kulp
This week marks the glorious return of college football, which, to many people, is the greatest sports season of them all. Not only does it revolve around America's favorite sport, but it is also combined with insanely loyal fans, over-the-top…

End Of An Era: Chase Utley Defined What A True Philly Athlete Is

ByMiranda Kulp
Once every generation, a team and its fans are given a one-of-a-kind player the city falls in love with. It's the kind of player everyone can cheer for, who constantly gives fans something to believe in. In Philadelphia, our grandparents had Richie…

The Real Fight: How Ronda Rousey Is An Inspiration To All Girls

ByMiranda Kulp
In today's media trap of telling young girls they're not skinny enough, UFC Champion Ronda Rousey is the type of idol the modern female needs. This badass 28-year-old recently was awarded the 2015 Best Fighter ESPY, earning yet another title to her…

Becky Hammon Could Easily Become The NBA's First Female Head Coach

ByMiranda Kulp
With countless women dominating in sports across the world, this summer has certainly been one for the books. These female athletes have taken home gold medals, won ESPY awards and truly redefined what it means like to “play like a girl.” Not only…

Treat It Like The Real Deal: 5 Ways To Make The Most Of An Internship

ByMiranda Kulp
Whether it’s for credit or dollars, the majority of college students are spending their summers at internships. We’ve been told countless times about the importance of internships and why they're essential for any success in our desired…

Brotherly Love: 12 Reasons Philadelphia Is America's Best Sports Town

ByMiranda Kulp
Love or hate us, everyone knows a Philly sports fan when they see one. They have an unmistakable pride for their city, which you can spot (or hear) from miles away. We may be known as being a bit rowdy, but we just know how to vocalize the city’s…

These 4 Amazing Benefits Of Running Can Teach You A Lot About Life

ByMiranda Kulp
Running can do a lot more than just help to get someone in shape. It’s a sport that is constantly improving your life. Not only is it a killer workout that exercises your legs, butt, abs and cardiovascular system, but it's also known for…

Is Jameis Winston’s Promising NFL Future Enough To Forget His Past?

ByMiranda Kulp
The 2015 NFL Draft has officially come and gone, and we now have the first glimpse into the future of the league. It was some of the most exciting yet nail-biting three days for all football fans, as they watched their favorite college players have…

Greg Hardy's Case Shows The NFL Can Finally Handle Domestic Violence

ByMiranda Kulp
With over 1,600 players in the NFL, there are bound to be some public arrests. However, the 2014-2015 season shed some much-needed light on the criminal side of the league. Back in early September, it became evident (due to surveillance video) that…

4 Reasons Stephen Curry Is The Real MVP On And Off The Court

ByMiranda Kulp
Every professional athlete leaves his or her own legacy. Players like Stephen Curry leave one no one can ignore. Three years ago, Curry suffered from chronic ankle problems, and now, he is one of the league's most popular and talented players,…

Sorry, Not Sorry: 5 College Realities To Never Feel Guilty About

ByMiranda Kulp
Sometimes — not very surprisingly — life in college can get a little tricky. You always try your best and attempt to stay ahead of everything you need to do, but in reality, nobody is perfect. You’re bound to mess up sometimes. The average college…

35 Telltale Signs You're Completely Addicted To Baseball

ByMiranda Kulp
Baseball isn't just an American pastime, it’s the one game everyone loves. But, for many of us, the game transcends sheer enjoyment and turns into a lifestyle. For the true diehard fans, baseball season is the best 180 days out of the entire…

Wisconsin And Michigan State Are Proof That B1G Is The Best Conference

ByMiranda Kulp
Unpredictability is one of the best parts of March Madness, and with only days to go from the championships, many fans are shocked at the presence of Big 10 schools in this year's Final Four. In the beginning of the season, many critics predicted…

5 Baseball Stars Who Prove MLB Players Are The Classiest Athletes

ByMiranda Kulp
It seems like every week, a new professional athlete is in the limelight. In an era of sexual assault, drugs and misconduct in the sporting world, it's important to acknowledge those players who stand as positive role models for their…

Strong, Not Just Skinny: Being An Athlete Taught Me What's Important

ByMiranda Kulp
Like many kids, I grew up playing sports. Starting when I was almost 5 up until my senior year of high school, I was always on some type of sports team, and some of my greatest moments came from that time period. Sports are more than a fun way to…

Why I'll Always Choose To Date The Student Athlete Over The Frat Star

ByMiranda Kulp
In college, you’re bound to date all types of guys, but two types we all tend to go after at some point or another are the frat star and the student athlete. Every girl has her own opinions and experiences with both dating pools. Some prefer men…

Real Talk: Why College Basketball Is Way Better Than The NBA

ByMiranda Kulp
Whether you're in the schoolyard, in a professional arena, at a university or at the Olympics, basketball is always a good time. The beauty of a well-executed alley-oop, or the anxious feeling watching your team attempt a three-pointer as the buzzer…