So you think you are a little sore and have a few bumps and bruises after your most recent practice or game? You think you have it tough? Well check out these ladies who have faced "real life" adversity eye to eye and turned it into a positive experience for themselves and their city. They faced daily adversity for nearly their entire season. When the gas explosions rattled the Merrimack Valley life was altered for thousands. For one group of resilient young women from Lawrence, the high school gymnasium and the volleyball team was their retreat, their oasis, where they borrowed strength from each other.