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    How I got to live out my dream of being a journalist

    On Jan. 4, I woke up around 7:45 a.m. with so much excitement and enthusiasm. I sprung out of bed like never before and did the usual morning routine. I ate a huge bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios (good for your heart). By 9:00 a.m. I was on the E train heading toward the World’s Most Famous Arena located on 4 Pennsylvania Plaza, Madison Square Garden. On the train I daydreamed of working for ESPN and being on the 11 p.m. edition of SportsCenter. “This is Albert and Welcome to SportsCenter,” I imagined. I was heading to cover our Queens College Lady Knights as they participated in the Maggie Dixon Classic. The Knights were honoring the first…