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She Plays

Summary: A weekly podcast about women's professional sports leagues in the US, equality and women's empowerment. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

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 Black Girls Can Bowl 2 - our chat with founder & professional bowler, Gazmine "GG" Mason | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2065

This week we are joined by PWBA professional bowler Gazmine "GG" Mason!  A few shout-outs from her amazing resume:  - a 3x Olympic Gold Medalist - the first African American to win Singles and All-Events Gold for USA - the first African American to compete for the University of Nebraska - Lincoln Women's Bowling Team - the first African American to become a bowling All-American at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln She's a superstar and we were so excited to sit down with her and talk all things bowling, the Olympics, her non-profit Black Girls Can Bowl 2 as well as her company Got Game!  Links: GG Instagram: gazminemason Facebook: gazmine “gg” mason Twitter: @gmason_10 YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/gazminemason Website: https://www.gazminemason.com/ Black Girls Can Bowl 2 Instagram: @bgcb2 Twitter: @bgcb2_bowling Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bgcb2/ Got Game Website: https://www.gotgame10.com/ BowlTV.com --Discount code-- PWBAGAZMINEM https://www.bowltv.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Girl! You're a boss! w/ Sarah Wolfer | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1584

This episode we chat with Girl Boss Sports CEO Sarah Wolfer about life in the northwest, how she is revolutionizing women in coaching and her upcoming tackle football season with the Oregon Ravens of the WNFC! Links for Girl Boss Sports: https://girlbosssports.com https://www.facebook.com/girlbosssports/ https://www.instagram.com/girlbosssports/ https://twitter.com/GirlBossSports1 Links for Oregon Ravens: ravensfootball.com https://twitter.com/OregonRavens https://www.facebook.com/oregonravens/ https://www.instagram.com/oregonravens/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 NCAA Players Can Get Paid! The Potential Impact on Female Athletes w/ Dr. Lindsey Darvin | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2113

This week we bring you our conversation with Dr. Lindsey Darvin where we talk about the new 'Name, Image and Likeness legislation' and the impact it might have on women's sports in the US. (There is also a snippet at the end where we talk with VEO CEO, Henrik Teisbæk. VEO is one of the world's most innovative and fast-growing sports tech companies right now whose main product is a football/soccer camera that records matches without a camera man, using artificial intelligence!) Check out links below. Dr. Darvin is an Assistant Professor in the Sport Management Department at SUNY Cortland. Find out more about her and links to follow her work below: Twitter: @DrLindseyDarvin Google Scholar (link to published work): https://t.co/YaZJYUbn74?amp=1 Lindsey received her Ph.D. in Sport Management from the University of Florida, her M.S. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in Sport Management, and her B.A. from Bryn Mawr College in Political Science. She was a two-sport NCAA student-athlete (basketball and lacrosse) during her time as an undergraduate. Prior to coming to Cortland in 2018, Lindsey worked for a variety of sport organizations as both an administrator and coach.  Lindsey began her career working with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and from there went on to work with Harvard Athletics in events and operations. She has also worked within a variety of athletic departments including Villanova University, Drexel University, Bryn Mawr College, and the University of Florida. While at the University of Florida Lindsey served as an academic tutor and in a mentorship role for university student-athletes across a variety of varsity programs. She also has previous coaching experience at the intercollegiate and interscholastic levels of play. Lindsey’s research agenda focuses on diversity and gender equity in sport, as her work seeks to combat the lower rates of female leadership throughout the industry. She has published articles within peer-reviewed journals throughout the social sciences, including national attention for a project published within the journal Sex Roles. Lindsey has also written articles for several media outlets, and has provided expert quotes for media articles featured within the Huffington Post, Vice Sports, Forbes, and Culture Trip. She has also served as an editorial manager for the P.A.A.D.S (Professional Association of Athlete Development Specialists) Research Digest, a monthly athlete development journal containing research briefs and industry related interviews and serves on the review board for the Journal of Athlete Development and Experience (JADE). --------- VEO - Record without a cameraman - great for skills training, recruitment packages, analyzing matches and training sessions, etc. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 WISE WORDS: Kobe Bryant, Dear Basketball | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 283

We want to take a moment and honor a true sports legend, Kobe Bryant. He changed the sports world as we know it and can only imagine what he would have continued to do, especially on the women's side.  Here is the transcript of Kobe Bryant's award-winning animated film, Dear Basketball.  It was harder to record than we thought - such a perfect good-bye to the sport he loved. We know athletes around the world resonate with this message. Rest In Peace, Black Mamba. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 SPECIAL RELEASE - Our Chat with NPF Commissioner Cheri Kempf | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1960

SPECIAL RELEASE!  We are thrilled to announce our partnership with the National Pro Fastpitch League!! We can't wait to bring fantasy sports to the league and its fans! Links: Official Press Release NPF Website - Instagram - Twitter - Facebook She Plays Website - Instagram - Twitter - Facebook She Plays NWSL College Draft Challenge --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Hello 2020! | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2256

Take a listen as the co-founders share their 2019 highlights and the exciting things to come in 2020! Follow us on:  Instagram Twitter Facebook Sign-up for Fantasy Sports here --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Last Episode of 2019 feat. Lindsay Gibbs; SoccerEx w/ US Club Soccer | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2795

Thanks for an incredible 2019!!!  Here's our last episode for the decade ;) featuring an interview with Lindsay Gibbs (Power Plays) and a quick interview with US Club Soccer from the SoccerEx convention!  SUBSCRIBE TO POWER PLAYS --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 #WiseWords - Diana Nyad | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 876

Diana Nyad gave this speech in 2013 at TEDWomen after she completed her Cuba to Florida journey earlier that year. Take a listen to her experience in her own words - and remember, find a way! Get Diana's book in time for the holidays!  Diana on Twitter: @diananyad Diana on Instagram: @diananyad P.S. - Apologies for host's singing voice :)  --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Title IX Series: Shira Springer | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 2422

Title IX Series - Episode III - Join us in our final Title IX Series episode as we chat with Shira Springer! Shira covers stories at the intersection of sports and society for NPR and WBUR programs. She also writes regular columns on women’s sports for the Sports Business Journal and The Boston Globe and features for a variety of publications. In addition to writing and working in public radio, she teaches sports journalism at Boston University. Follow Shira on Twitter Articles: https://niemanreports.org/articles/covering-womens-sports/ https://niemanreports.org/articles/wnba-superstar-sue-bird-rates-sports-coverage-and-finds-room-for-improvement/ --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Title IX Series: Margo Riddle | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1695

Title IX Series - Episode II - Join us this week as we speak with Margo Riddle and how her personal journey was influenced by Title IX! Margo grew up playing sports in New York as Title IX was being passed and implemented. She got a scholarship to play basketball at Duke University in the early 1980s. Margo now lives in Charlotte, NC and has a career as a health and wellness coordinator. Article referenced in episode: https://pressconnects.newspapers.com/clip/37129932/press_and_sunbulletin/ Want to join in all of the She Plays fun? Register for your free account today! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Title IX Series - Pat Schroeder | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1974

Welcome to our podcast series on Title IX! In today's pod, we chat with Congresswoman Pat Schroeder - the first female U.S. Representative elected in Colorado. Pat was elected to Congress the same year that Title IX passed (she began to serve the following January) and we have a conversation about reactions at that time and how society has been impacted from Title IX ever since. Links to Check Out: https://twitter.com/ushousehistory/status/1085508213368410112 How to Register to Run for Office: https://www.fec.gov/help-candidates-and-committees/registering-candidate/house-senate-president-candidate-registration/ https://ballotpedia.org/Filing_requirements_for_congressional_candidates --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 WISE WORDS: Pat Summitt | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 349

Pat Summitt was an American women's college basketball coach who accrued 1,098 career wins, the most in college basketball history (man or woman) upon her retirement. She served as the head coach of the University of Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team from 1974 to 2012. In those 38 seasons, the legendary coach  never had a losing record. Before retiring at the age of 59, Summitt won eight NCAA championships (an NCAA women's record when she retired and the third most all time). She passed away at the age of 64. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Life as a Sports Writer w/ Lyndsey D'Arcangelo | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1570

We were pumped to chat with Lyndsey D'Arcangelo about life as a sports writer and the overall landscape of sports writing. Be sure to follow her on Twitter and subscribe to the Athletic to read all of her amazing writing! LINKS: Lyndsey's Website Follow Lyndsey on TWITTER Article about Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi: Through nearly 20 years of friendship, Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi are still bringing out the best in each other The Athletic - WNBA Thanks as always to our awesome sponsors: Techne Futbol - SHEPLAYS  They've got some great deals going on right now so be sure to click on their names to check them out and enter our discount code for a special She Plays deal! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Revolutionary Runner: Kathrine Switzer | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 1848

Join us as we chat with Kathrine Switzer, first woman to ever run as an official marathon registrant in 1967! Such a wonderful conversation with a pioneer of gender equality in sports. Follow Kathrine on Instagram and Twitter Also, be sure to check out her non-profit organization 261 Fearless! Instagram Twitter Facebook --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

 Update & Muffet McGraw Presser | File Type: audio/x-m4a | Duration: 373

Hear what's coming up in the next few months at She Plays.  We also are launching a new feature of our podcast - we will periodically read transcripts of some of the most inspiring speeches/messages regarding women in sports and gender equality in sports. Today we launch with words from Muffet McGraw in the April 2019 press conference leading up to the NCAA Final Four games. Sponsors: Sports MBA Program at SDSU - An accredited MBA from SDSU provides graduates with a much more versatile and in-demand degree that will be valuable in the sports industry.  Students learn practical skills from expert faculty while getting hands-on industry experience in the robust Southern California sports landscape. Join the 125 prominent women who are now working in sports business with a Sports MBA from SDSU.  Apply now for a January 2020 start date.  Anchor --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/she-plays/support

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