Homegrown Sports

These sports were invented in the U.S.:

  • basketball (1891) by James Naismith in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • volleyball (1895) by WG. Morgan in Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • baseball (1839) by Abner Doubleday in Cooperstown, New York (although many debate the birthplace of baseball)

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