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Feb 21, 2011 GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) Justine Siegal became the first woman to pitch batting practice in a major league spring training camp when she threw to the Cleveland Indians on Monday. Not only...
      "I was delighted to receive the press release from the University of Tennessee announcing Hallie King as the recipient of the Naismith Good Sportsmanship Award.  Hallie...
By Bernell Hooker The 2010 IOU Sports “If I were a Boy,” Girls Violence Prevention Forum was hosted by Alverno College Research Center for Women and Girls and supported by the Helen Bader...
by IWFL October 1, 2010   Round Rock TX -The Independent Women's Football League is proud to announce that Bryan Steilkie, representing the Madison Cougars, has been awarded a full delegate...
WASHINGTON — When the whistle blew and the opening kickoff sailed through the air on a beautiful late-summer night, Natalie Randolph could finally take a deep breath and focus on the thing she...
By Vicki Michaelis, USA TODAY   Four teams in the WNBA are owned by women, a full third of the league, and rock star Eddie Van Halen can take a bit of back-handed credit for that. In 2005, he...
AUSTIN, TEXAS – The Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA) continues to experience steady growth, expanding to 98 leagues today. Nine leagues graduated from Apprentice status to...
IOU Sports names five new Board Members MILWAUKEE, WI— September 1, 2010  Images of Us (IOU) Sports has named five new members to its board of directors, including at large member, Vera...
Inspired by her trip to San Antonio where she was able to soak in the madness of the NCAA Women’s Final Four, Jacqueline Shackelford has released two new pieces that reflect her love of the...
Palmer brings 13 years of NBA officiating experience May 13, 2010 WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- A pioneer in refereeing, Violet Palmer has been named the Pac-10 Conference’s Coordinator of Women...