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On Saturday February 5, 2011 IOU Sports in partnership with UW Milwaukee Athletics hosted our first National Girls and Women in Sports Day.  IOU Sports mission is to provide sports education,...
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...
Season ticket holders for the WNBA’s Chicago Sky were recently treated to an up close and personal meet and greet with new General Manager and head coach, Pokey Chatman. Chatman was met with...
      "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...
NEW YORK, December 3 – Following six successful seasons as President of the Women’s National Basketball Association, Donna Orender has decided to step down from her position, effective...
By Nancy Quinn   With almost 40 years since the passage of Title IX — which opened the door for girls to participate in high school and college athletics — the question of how...
By Michael Hiestand, USA TODAY Selling ESPN specifically to women might not seem sensible. But ESPN, always on the prowl for spinoffs, wants to target women with espnW. As ESPN vice president Laura...
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...