Tag: girls who play tackle football

Natalie Randolph guided Coolidge to a 16-26 record in four years at the Northwest school. (Jonathan Newton/THE WASHINGTON POST)

Former Coolidge football coach Natalie Randolph is DCSAA’s new Title IX coordinator

The last time Natalie Randolph took a job working in the District’s high school athletics scene, her arrival was …

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Topeka varsity football team features two women

The Topeka Trojans visited Wichita Northwest Friday night. Even through the last-second madness, two players stood out among the …

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Tackling the gender divide

Twelve-year-old Paxten Jensen doesn’t care that she is the first girl to play junior high football for Tri-State. She …

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An American in Finland: Playing for the Trojan Women of Turku

As I sit here at home in Indianapolis after having played a summer of football for the Trojan Women, …

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How Grundy County football’s only girl captains the varsity and deals with threats

For Karastin Anderson, tonight may be the night. Then again, although opportunities are dwindling, it might not. For almost …

Three girls are playing football for Zanesville Middle School.(Photo: Chris Crook/Times Recorder)

Zanesville’s female football players defying stereotypes

Society says girls aren’t supposed to play football. It’s too rough, they say. And besides, doesn’t the team need …

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More girls playing high school football, overall participation increases

According to the National Federation of State High School Associations , the total number of athletes taking part in …

Alexis Ard made history on Friday night against Hunt, becoming the first female to suit up for the Pirates’ football program, converting two extra points in a 40-0 win.

Lumberton’s Ard breaking down barriers as first female kicker

After missing her sophomore soccer season because of a knee injury, Alexis Ard was determined to finish her prep …

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Cougars football team welcomes female athlete

We hear the phrase “you hit like a girl” fairly often. But what if that girl can knock you …

Brielle Naputi of the Southside 49ers throws the ball to a receiver during practice at the Jose Rios football field in Piti on July 28.(Photo: Kyle Twardowski/PDN)

More girls playing youth football in Guam

The Guam National Youth Football Federation is not only experiencing a record amount of teams for its upcoming season, …

Hannah Hillman (left) and Carley Neely are two girls who will participate in the Indiana Girls Tackle Football League. (Photo by Kyle Neddenriep)

All-girls tackle football league coming to Mooresville

Pick a sport and Hannah Hillman probably has played it. Soccer, basketball, softball, swimming, golf — she’s tried them. …