Tag: The Football Girl

Malajsha Mollett

10-year-old writer flips peer pressure to girl power in her book, ‘The Football Girl’ 

Malajsha Mollett was 8 when she decided to make a change from cheerleading with the Pittsburgh Kings and Queens, a free sports mentoring program, to trying out for the organization’s football team. The move drew laughter from some of the cheerleaders and derision from football players.