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The Effects of Puberty on the Athletic Performance of Female Athletes

Before puberty, boys and girls can compete with each other in sports. Around the age of thirteen changes happen to boys and girls. Women will see changes in their body composition and skeletal structure. 1,108 more words


UMass women's soccer fights UNH to double overtime draw

The Massachusetts women’s soccer team has yet to score a goal through two games of the 2015 season, but it saw better results Sunday afternoon against New Hampshire in a scoreless draw. 142 more words


UMass women's soccer loses season opener to Syracuse at home

The UMass fall sports season officially kicked off Friday afternoon when the Massachusetts women’s soccer team hosted Syracuse at Rudd Field. It was an opener to forget for the Minutewomen however, who lost 6-0 to the first Atlantic Coast Conference opponent to visit Amherst since 1989. 76 more words


Highly decorated Michele Stilwell succeeds in sporting and political life

Among the great stories that defined Canada’s memorable experience as host country of the 2015 Parapan American Games, British Columbia’s Michelle Stilwell captured the gold medal in the women’s 100M T52 at CIBC Athletics Stadium. 502 more words

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The Legends Football League: Sport or Sexploitation

I was channel surfing this morning after work and came across an LFL (Legends Football League) game on FUSE. I decided to check it out and was surprised by what I saw. 491 more words


Cat and Caitlin: Spelling Softball Champions with 2 C's!

Sometime after I graduated college (I graduated in 2002) I was sitting around flipping through the TV channels on a Saturday Afternoon. Much like many things on cable, there was nothing on worth watching. 723 more words

US women rout Costa Rica 8-0 to begin victory tour

 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Christen Press scored three goals Sunday to power the United States to an 8-0 exhibition romp over Costa Rica in its first game since winning the Women’s World Cup in Canada last month. 610 more words