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Broadcaster LaChina Robinson Is Determined To Change The Status Of Women In Sports

Broadcaster LaChina Robinson Is Determined To Change The Status Of Women In Sports

If you have been paying attention to women’s basketball over the past 7 years, you know who LaChina Robinson is. If you haven’t heard of her yet, it’s time to […]

Working Women

Super Bowl Cheerleaders Stepping It Up To Promote…STEM Careers?

Super Bowl Cheerleaders Stepping It Up To Promote…STEM Careers?

What was your fave moment of the Super Bowl XLIX? We definitely have a top 3, and (no surprises here) they have nothing to do with football! 3. Katy Perry […]

Sports

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

Saudi Arabia’s 1st Female “Activist” Basketball Team Shooting For Equality

In a country which is so restrictive for women, the fact that a female basketball even exists in Saudi Arabia is pretty phenomenal. Women in the Saudi kingdom are not […]

Sports

NBA’s 1st Female Coach Becky Hammon Blazing Trails & Breaking Barriers

NBA’s 1st Female Coach Becky Hammon Blazing Trails & Breaking Barriers

It was announced back in August that former WNBA player Becky Hammon had made history by being announced as the first female in-season coach of an NBA team. The San […]

Sports

Michele Roberts Appointed As The NBA’s New History-Making Union Leader

Michele Roberts Appointed As The NBA’s New History-Making Union Leader

It’s been a pretty awesome month for the National Basketball Association. First came the announcement of Becky Hammon being the first paid female coach during a regular season, and now […]

Sports

Becky Hammon Makes NBA History As The 1st Paid Female Asst. Coach

Becky Hammon Makes NBA History As The 1st Paid Female Asst. Coach

Attention all NBA fans, get familiar with this face. Her name is Becky Hammon, and she just made history by becoming the first ever female to be paid by the […]

Entertainment, Sports

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports Broadcasting No Longer A “Boys Club” Thanks To These Pioneer Women

Sports is no longer a man’s game or a boys club. Women are knocking on the door, changing the landscape both on the field and off, and setting new benchmarks. […]

Sports, Working Women

Move Over Boys, Meet The First Ever Female NFL Referee

Move Over Boys, Meet The First Ever Female NFL Referee

Sisters are doin’ it for…the sport! That’s right, women are breaking down gender barriers left right and center, and the best part about it is that we receive a lot […]

Sports

WNBA Player Brittney Griner Says Coming Out Gives Others Strength To Do The Same

WNBA Player Brittney Griner Says Coming Out Gives Others Strength To Do The Same

Everyone is talking about Basketball play Jason Collins and his recent public announcement that he is gay. He has gotten a lot of media attention and spoke about it candidly […]