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Mentorship Program: January Recap!

Just as Seahawks' Chris Matthews signed off of the practice team and soared onto the NFL limelight by recovering THE onside kick and catching those incredible long throws by Russ, the girls were deep in one of the most intense basketball month (plus exams) of the winter! Earlier this month, we cancelled a training to go watch UW… Continue reading Mentorship Program: January Recap!

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Mentorship Program: December Highlights and Gallery

...And when people say basketball madness begins in March, we beg to differ... Psychologist and former UPS point guard Laura Hirsch delivered a wonderful "Mindfulness Session" at UW's Center for Leadership in Athletics. The girls watched a footage of "Bad Boy" Isaiah Thomas's historical 25-point third quarter in the NBA Finals against the Lakers, hobbling… Continue reading Mentorship Program: December Highlights and Gallery

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And the Season Begins!

The season has begun! Lily Gustafson (Shorewood) recorded a career-high 26 points and 15 rebounds in a season-opener against Lake Stevens, while Mady Burdett (Edmonds-Woodway) tipped off the winter with her own double-double, 17 points and 11 rebounds, in a defining win over Mt. Vernon. Sarah Goh was the second leading scorer on her team with… Continue reading And the Season Begins!

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ESPN Poll: Most Parents Have Concern About State of Youth Sports

"Geschke said, 'If you lose the mothers on that one, we're done.'" A nationally representative survey of parents released Friday shows broad and often deep concern about the state of youth sports, on topics ranging from concussion risks to the costs of participation, though no issue drew more unease than the coaches who work with… Continue reading ESPN Poll: Most Parents Have Concern About State of Youth Sports

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The Plateauing of Title IX…

It seems like this article has been written before, and more than once: New York Time's "Women’s Soccer League Tries to Connect and Survive" reports that yet another professional women's sports league is struggling not just to prosper, but to simply hold on. I think I've read that article before, as a kid, about the ABL, the… Continue reading The Plateauing of Title IX…