Tag: middle school female football players

Gia Stamatelo, 13, played football alongside seventh-grade boys from Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown last fall. (courtesy Women's Gridiron Foundation)

Playing football like a girl

Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown residents might have noticed the brown ponytail sticking out of a Salk Middle School seventh-grade …

Gold Hill Middle School football players from left, Lennox London, Hannah Casey and Emma Marchan. (Photo by Stephanie Marks Martell)

Tega Cay trio a sight on the gridiron

That football team you half recall, the one with a girl lost deep down the roster? The seventh string …

Elizia Garcia (center) walks back on to the practice field after getting some water and has a conversation with a teammate during practice.

Raytown middle school girl gets tough on the football field

The gender barrier is being broken at one school in the metro. One middle school football player is proving …