Tag: women in football

Bucs women's summit

Tampa Bay Buccaneers share their blueprint on how women can reach the NFL as coaches

Lori Locust was one of these women once – a coach trying to reach the dream of working for an NFL team.

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 …

Jen Welter has become an ambassador and role model for women in sports a year after her month-long coaching internship with the Arizona Cardinals. Christian Petersen/Getty Images

How Jen Welter’s life has changed a year after making history

Fifty-three weeks ago, Jen Welter was teaching aerobics and running boot camps in Dallas while coaching linebackers and special …


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 …


NFL to Host Women’s Careers in Football Forum

The NFL will host the first-ever Women’s Careers in Football Forum in conjunction with the 2017 Women’s World Football Games during Pro …

News-Times/Steve Moseley - York eighth grader Cara Carranza (89) hauls in a catch during a game Tuesday night at East Hill Stadium vs. Seward. Carranza is the only girl in York who plays football.

Football helps York eighth grader Cara Carranza find courage on and off the field

She’s 13 years-old and in eighth grade. She likes Thomas Rhett and Drake. She thinks her science teacher rocks …


NFL tabs Sam Rapoport to help open job ‘pipeline’ for women at team level

The NFL has created a position to address the lack of women in coaching and scouting roles at the …

The DeSotos/Amazons were at top-notch women's softball team in the 1930s that branched out into football.

‘Slam-bang’ women’s professional football has long history, with fiction taking it into future

“The first time I saw Jesse Smoke throw a football I knew she was going to be a miracle.” …


Florida’s first woman football coach: Respect teammates and respect women

When she played the role of the ill-tempered Bernice on the docudrama ‘South Beach Tow’, Lakatriona Brunson wasn’t afraid …

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, …


Gender no issue for Gray, LC football

If Jeanette Gray is the first woman on a high school football coaching staff in the Duneland Athletic Conference, …


Jen Welter: Huddling for a Q & A with the NFL’s first female coach

Watching pint-sized youngsters playing at private academies in Florida can give one the feeling of looking through the wrong …


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 …