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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...
Chicago Sky Announce Euroleague Champion as Next General Manager and Head Coach The Chicago Sky named Pokey Chatman General Manager and Head Coach announced the Sky’s Principle Owner Michael...
As athletes and active women, we always seem to strive for our next goal—whether it’s improving a skill, our physical fitness, weight, or trying something new. In this month’s...
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...
League's Board Has Approved New Ownership Group for 2011 Season SAN FRANCISCO, CA (September 24, 2010) – Women’s Professional Soccer has conditionally approved a team from Western New...
Ross helped take Oklahoma to Final Four Sept. 16, 2010   Rosalind Ross, one of the great success stories of City Conference basketball, was fatally shot outside a fast-food restaurant on...
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...
With Labor Day behind us, summer is officially over and kids, teachers, administrators, and parents alike have begun a new school year. For sport fans, this means the return of both the...