The GIQ Chalk Talk series is a living archive that highlights the accomplishments and struggles of women and girls who are blazing trails in the sport of American football.
This episode features 16 year-old running back, Cammy Fields, who is a dominant force in the back field as well as on defense when she plays corner. The interview is conducted by GIQ Correspondent, Tori Vonder Heide.
Highlights are listed below, but listen to the full interview to get the scoop!
|Height: 5’5”||Hometown: Mississippi|
|Weight: 130 lbs.||Favorite men’s team: New York Giants|
|Position: RB & DB||Favorite male player: Adrian Peterson|
|Jersey: #6||Favorite football memory: Making a 40-yard run against a team who said she couldn’t play because she was a girl.|
Tori Vonder Heide is a senior at Loyola University Chicago, majoring in Communication Studies. Currently working with Gridiron Queendom as a Social Media and Content Management Intern, using her love for sports and empowering women as an asset. She also works at Loyola University Chicago Campus Safety as a Special Assistant and Interns at Society Information Management Chicago.