Diamond Classic – Eastern Women’s Baseball Conference

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Girl sluggers blaze new trail on the national baseball diamond – Sun Sentinel

Kate Maston (Coral Springs), Janelle Calvet (Deerfield Beach), Maddie Saven (Plantation) and Jessica Prieto (Pembroke Pines) were among a group of girls from South Florida who competed in the inaugural ‘Trailblazer Series,’ a first-of-its-kind girls baseball tournament at the MLB Academy in Compton, Calif. It attracted a total of approximately 100 girls, ages 16 and under, representing 20 states across the country as well as Washington D.C. and Canada.

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Geena Davis: Women tell me they took up sports because of ‘A League of Their Own’ – TODAY.com

It was 25 years ago that Geena Davis played a member of a women’s baseball team in “A League of Their Own.” Now the Oscar-winning actress visits TODAY to reminisce about the film, saying that it inspired her to take up athletics in real life, and that many girls and women tell her the same thing. “A League of Their Own” will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its release at the Bentonville Film Festival on May 2-7.

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Pioneers in women’s baseball

Books,Bloomer Girls: Women Baseball Pioneers, by Debra S,Retired Judge Stuart Shiffman is a frequent contr

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Women’s club baseball holds first clinic | The Miami Student

The metallic “ping” of bats hitting baseballs and the softer thuds of baseballs hitting gloves punctuated cries of encouragement from the members of Miami women’s club baseball. Seventeen people to…

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FNC baseballers awarded bronze at national titles | Northern Star

Two Far North Coast junior female baseballers represent Queensland at nationals.

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Lill Foote: Big Presence

Up until fourth grade, Lill Foote was one of several girls playing baseball with the boys. When fourth grade came, her friends switched to softball or stopped playing altogether, but Foote stuck with baseball.

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The Champion: Local News Coverage for DeKalb County, GA » “Anything you can do…. ”

http://thechampionnewspaper.com/news/local/anything-you-can-do/

Baseball Nova Scotia – Nova Scotia 16U Girl’s Fundraiser!

http://baseballnovascotia.com/index.php?src=news&srctype=detail&category=General&refno=175

NYTimes: Celebrating Tomboys and Others Who Challenge Gender Roles

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/25/opinion/celebrating-tomboys-and-others-who-challenge-gender-roles.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

Readers discuss raising tomboys and being one themselves.

NYTimes: My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/18/opinion/my-daughter-is-not-transgender-shes-a-tomboy.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

She has short hair and doesn’t like princesses, so adults keep asking if she wants to be a boy. Can’t she just be who she is?