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  • Turner blazes a trail for female jockeys | Silent Speak
    By on July 31, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    There are few sports in which men and women compete, head to head, on a truly equal footing. Horse racing, however, is one domain where they can do battle.


  • Female Batting Practice Pitcher can Hang with the Boys in Training Camp
    By on February 28, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Justine Siegal, a Cleveland Hts. native and Hawken School graduate, is the first woman to throw batting practice to a major league baseball team.


  • High school athlete refuses to wrestle female opponent
    By on February 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    A high school wrestler in wrestling-crazy Iowa forfeited a tournament match after refusing to grapple with a female opponent. Herkelman (20-13), a freshman, and Ottumwa, Iowa sophomore Megan Black (25-13) are the first two girls ever to qualify for the state individual tournament, which goes back to 1926.


  • Pro Female Hockey Player Scraps with 15yr Old Boy (Video)
    By on November 24, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    During an exhibition game with the Women’s Canadian National team things got a little rough.


  • Nancy Lieberman To Become the NBA’s 1st Female Head Coach?
    By on November 9, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    If there ever will be a female NBA head coach in my lifetime, I’m thinking Nancy Lieberman has got a shot. Lieberman took the first step toward that Thursday when she was named head coach of the Dallas Mavericks’ D-League team in Frisco, Texas, that will begin play next year.