There’s one girl playing tackle football in Oregon City, and she’s good

At the start of every football season, Sarah Clasen has the same conversation with parents in the stands. “Is that your daughter playing?” “Yes.” “I didn’t know girls could play.” They can — and her daughter, Sophia, does. Quite well, in fact. Sophia, 12, just finished her fifth year of tackle football. For all five years, she’s been the only girl playing tackle in the Oregon City Youth Football Association, and one of only a few dozen girls among the roughly

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Beth Buglione is the new football coach at Nederland High School. (Cliff Grassmick / Staff Photographer)

In Beth Buglione, Nederland hires Colorado’s first female high school football coach

Beth Buglione never set out to be a trailblazer. A life-long football fan, Buglione has spent the past two …

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Women in the NFL: The revolution is underway

The day will come when a significant number of NFL positions are not only filled by women, but such …

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Boston Renegades, 3-Time National Champions, Eye Number Four

By day, they’re lawyers, doctors, entrepreneurs and physical therapists. But on the gridiron, it’s all football for the Boston …

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War Angels end San Diego Surge 7 year Unbeaten Home Win Streak

The battle of the undefeateds was finally upon us. The San Diego Surge came into week five with a …

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For the love of the game: Alumna to make NFL coaching debut

“Oh, wow, you play football?” the young woman asked Katie Sowers, who was waiting to have her photo taken …

Adrienne Smith, wide receiver for the Boston Renegades football team, practiced recently in Revere. (photo by Josh Reynolds)

For fitness and strategy, tech scores with this wide receiver

Women don’t just watch football, they play it. Take Adrienne Smith, a wide receiver for the Boston Renegades, a …

Adrienne Smith, wide receiver for the Boston Renegades football team, practiced recently in Revere. (photo by Josh Reynolds)

For fitness and strategy, tech scores with this wide receiver

Women don’t just watch football, they play it. Take Adrienne Smith, a wide receiver for the Boston Renegades, a …

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Jen Welter meets President Obama, who then quotes her in a speech

The picture was worth the wait. More than six weeks after meeting President Barack Obama at the White House …

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