Achariya Rezak

Writer/Associate Editor, Toronto Maple Leafs, SBNation

I have a passion for writing deep, research-driven feature articles.

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Deleting Teachers' Fears: Audio/Visual ICTs and the Classroom
Deleting Teachers' Fears: Audio/Visual ICTs and the Classroom Achariya Tanya Rezak University of Georgia
Lightning fans are proof that Southern hockey is all grown up
A trip to the Tampa Bay Lightning Family Carnival reveals how strong hockey is in the South. Lexi LaFleur Brown and I stood in the quiet shelter of Amalie Arena's bleachers...
The agony of defeat at the NCAA Frozen Four
One team wins college hockey's national title every year, soaking up the glory that comes with it. But what about the other 59 teams that lose? TAMPA -- Hattricks, a bar near...
2016 Invictus Games inspire wounded warriors first, audience second
In its second year of international competition, Invictus shows servicemembers what's possible. ORLANDO, Fla.--There was a furious racket coming from the rugby court. A man...
Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Tampa Bay Lightning from A to Z
(Ed. Note: August is known to be a very quiet month in the hockey world. As we wait for September to arrive and training camps to begin, let's learn a little history about all...
Kyle Dubas: Orlando "sacrificed the success of their own team" for the Marlies
In words spoken on locker cleanout day, Kyle Dubas thanked the ECHL affiliate and wondered how the Marlies benefited the Solar Bears in return. What does an AHL team want from...
Team USA's archers 'don't want a safe space' at Invictus. They want to compete.
For servicemembers in Monday's archery finals, vying for gold is its own therapy. ORLANDO, Fla. -- The medal ceremony for archery was held on a stage tucked neatly at one end of...
Swimmer Michael Roggio's last place finish was still a big win
After a Traumatic Brain Injury, Roggio pushed his body to the highest level of its ability, and lost. He gained a lot in the process. Athletes came to conquer at Invictus Games....
I Talked To Virginie Besson-Silla About Her Latest Animated Project
Within the first few pages of hits from Googling Virginie Besson-Silla, I found a Tumblr entitled "White boys dating black girls." Of course. I sighed and glanced through the...
Invictus Games 2016: Sebastiana Lopez-Arellano excels in her rookie month of wheelchair rugby
A year after her accident, Lopez-Arellano contributes three points and a winning attitude to Team US's rugby victory over Australia at the Invictus Games. Two years ago,...
I Love That My Kid Is A Geek, I Just Wish There Was More Diverse Geeky Media For Her To Watch
"Why do you like 'Doctor Who'?" I asked my nine-year-old daughter. "It's kinda scary, and the main character is a white dude." My daughter's nickname is Monkey, geek and...
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The NHL Draft and rituals of manhood
I'm not an anthropologist, but the draft made me feel like one. "So how was the draft?" My husband asked me when I returned from Sunrise, road-weary and still slightly hungover....
Textual Encounters of Three Kinds: Engaging in Reading through Community Astronomy Night
Amy Suzanne Johnson, Achariya Tanya Rezak, Georgia Hodges, Molly Lawrence, Deborah Tippins, Thitiya Bongkotphet, Textual Encounters of Three Kinds: Engaging in Reading through...
Team USA won Invictus gold by making murderball more fun
The offensive juggernaut continued in the wheelchair rugby finals against Denmark. ORLANDO, Fla.-- Wednesday night's gold medal wheelchair rugby match at the Invictus Games was...
Paratriathlete Melissa Stockwell hopes to inspire at Rio Olympics
The Army vet used sports to rehab after being wounded during duty. Now she wants to use her road to Rio to inspire other adaptive athletes to compete in triathlons. On July 9,...

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