Women's Football - Breaking barriers
A member of my extended family plays in a spring football league. Not casual, pick-up, touch football, but the real thing. Full equipment, full contact, real stadiums, NFL rules, professional refs, teams in cities across America. Like a lot of spring pro leagues before it, this league tries to take advantage of football’s popularity by giving fans a quality, on-the-field product to fill the void between the Super Bowl and the start of the fall football season. Read More
The women of the Everett Reign play 'real football'
Girls on the gridiron? Not likely, unless they were the cheerleaders leading the team out before the game. Or maybe the girls in the marching band, which is how it was for Theresa Trinka-Hoard, who graduated from Bothell High School and lives today in Snohomish. - Read More
Force Clinch Division Title, Scorch Indy 82-20 Records were shattering throughout the evening as the Chicago Force destroyed the Indy Crash at Marian University. Chicago set a franchise record for single game totals in points scored (82), most passing yardage (501), and most touchdowns scored (12). Read More
DC Divas Fall Short in Duel, 81-54
Against an ordinary team, 54 points would be good enough to win a football game.The 2013 Boston Militia are no ordinary team. The DC Divas and Boston Militia shattered the WFA record for most combined points in a single game, but the Divas came up on the short end of an 81-54 final score. Read More