DeMatha Catholic High School

U.S. Rep. Heath Shuler (D-NC) (right) speaks about immigration reform with Rep. Peter King (R-NY) during a news conference at the US Capitol May 8, 2007. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

5 Local Sports Figures Who Went On To Have Completely Different Careers

Playing a sport professionally is obviously a demanding job — no one can handle it forever. And TV networks only need so many commentators. So what do all those retirees who don’t end up on ESPN or on the sidelines as a coach end up? Here’s a list of five local athletes who went on to have completely different careers later in life.


Real actual poster in the hallways of DeMatha Catholic High School. (Credit: @therealSamWow)

DeMatha Anti-Bullying Poster: ‘Joaning is Bullying’

There’s an anti-bullying poster hanging in the hallways of DeMatha Catholic High School (EB’s and Lurch’s Alma Mater) that reads: Joaning is Bullying.