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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...
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...
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...
Kathleen Sebelius 21st Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services   A self-described "jock" who shined on the basketball court, where she was team captain, and in field...
Judy Sweet, standing with Bernell Hooker, Founder and CEO of Images of Us Sports was honored in 2006 for the IOU Sports Lifetime Achievement Award in Milwaukee, WI.  Ms. Sweet will be inducted...
Milwaukee, WI  -  The All American Girls Professional Baseball League, "Power of the Human Spirit Luncheon" honored local and national women.  The 1992 film A League of...
Pictured from left to right are WNBA President Donna Orender, Sheila Johnson, Lincoln Holdings Chairman Ted Leonsis, Irene Pollin, Washington Sports and Entertainment Chairman Abe Pollin, and NBA...
By Bryan Chu DAILY BRUIN SENIOR STAFF bchu@media.ucla.edu (Reprint Courtesy of Bryan Chu) At first glance, coaches wouldn't give her a chance. Natalie Nakase didn't mind. She's been...
(March 1, 2006) *The late Effa Manley, co-owner of the former Newark Eagles Negro League baseball team, has just entered history books as the first woman to be enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame...