Tag Archives: women

Women’s soccer named National Champs

Division III National Championship, the first time for Williams and also the first time a women’s NESCAC team has claimed the title. Possibly the best chance for the Bears to…

Obama praises US soccer’s Indian-American chief over World Cup win

US President Barack Obama showered praise on US Soccer Federation’s (USSF) Indian-American President Sunil Gulati as he welcomed the US women’s World Cup-winning champions into the White House on Tuesday….

Here’s why the CEO of women’s tennis just stepped down

Stacey Allaster, the CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association, is stepping down from her role atop the organization started by tennis great Billie Jean King. During her tenure, Allaster secured…

NFL’s Female Fan Base: Buccaneers ‘RED’ Women’s Movement Alienated Crucial Demographic

Longtime sports journalist Trenni Kusnierek felt as if she’d time-traveled to a long-gone decade when she heard about RED, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ self-described women’s movement. Although the initiative attempts…

Woods gets hot after bad start, shoots 68 at Quicken Loans

Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole Thursday in the Quicken Loans National when many players were hitting driver. Then he ran off five birdies in six…

Pro women’s soccer is having a moment. Here’s how to make it last

The commissioner of National Women’s Soccer League tells Fortune about his plan to turn the excitement over the Women’s World Cup win into a booming pro league. On Wednesday, July…