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WNBA 2019 season preview

Photo courtesy of Bleacher Report. Opening tip-off is just around the corner and WNBA fans are ready to jump. An eventful offseason has seen stars change teams, return from injury and get injured while overseas.Over the next three and a half months stars will rise and fall, top athletes will show off their skills and […]

WNBA player Xan Hu unfazed by high expectations

Han Xu high-fiving fellow rookie Kia Nurse during the New York City Liberty against China National Team game Thursday, May 9, 2019. (Photo Credit: Corey Sipkin.) Han Xu, a WNBA rookie, was drafted to the New York Liberty as the 14th overall pick. Playing in a city with a large market grants her the opportunity […]

Women’s soccer making moves on the field and in the media

Barcelona official team photo, 2018/19 season. Courtesy of F.C. Barcelona Female athletes consistently face a variety of issues, including awareness and recognition — both in media attention and fan attendance at their games. Many women’s teams struggle to bring in profit and show off their abilities because of a lack of respect and interest from […]

Highlights from NWSL’s opening weekend

Christine Sinclair, Tobin Heath and Caitlyn Foord celebrate a goal for the Washington Spirit. (Photo courtesy of NWSL.) The NWSL opened their 2019 season this past weekend with games played by eight of the league’s nine teams. Portland Thorns and Washington Spirit were the only two teams that came out with wins. The matchups were: […]

International medalists to lead Canadian World Championship swim team

Kylie Masse broke the Canadian 200m backstroke record at the Canadian trials last weekend. (Photo by Paul Chiasson/CP.) Some of the fastest swimming this country has ever seen took place during the Canadian swimming trials this past weekend. The meet sees the fastest swimmers across Canada vie for positions on this summer’s international teams, including […]