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Excelle’s one-year anniversary: 10 of our favorite women’s sports stories from our first year

By Excelle Sports Feb 3, 2017

On Feb. 3, 2016, a group of seven current and former athletes gathered in a top-floor office several blocks west of Union…

Reflections of a historic run with Kathrine Switzer

By Natalia Megas Oct 20, 2016

Kathrine Switzer’s big personality fills the room of a Northern Virginia home. She's surrounded by parents at a Girls On…

The early women of baseball: Lizzie Stride Arlington and Effa Manley

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Oct 13, 2016

Women in baseball are fairly topical nowadays with the all-new FOX series Pitch already making its mark on pop culture.  The series takes…