Found March 30, 2012 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Tony Hawk
Somewhere, Tony Hawk is picking his jaw up off the floor. After the legendary skateboarder finally completed the first 900 in the sport's history during the 1999 X Games, his feat was one-upped on Monday... by a sixth-grader. Tom Schaar, 12, of Malibu Calif. landed the first-ever 1080 -- three complete rotations -- before any other boarder, professional or amateur. Schaar completed the 1080 at a skate park in Tehachapi, Calif., on just his fifth try. "It was the hardest trick I've ever done, but it was easier than I thought," Schaar told ESPN.com on Friday. Skateboarding fans, keep an...
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