We Celebrate Girls and Women in Sports

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by New Day Producers

KING5.com

Posted on February 1, 2012 at 12:45 PM

Updated Wednesday, Feb 1 at 12:52 PM

It's hard to believe - but not too long ago, women and girls didn’t have the chance to participate in athletics. This year celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Title IX - the federal law that provides women equal opportunities in sports. Today - we celebrated this achievement with a true champion ... Seattle Storm assistant coach Jenny Boucek anda couple amazing young women, three championship winning athletes from Holy Names Academy - Amalia Acorda-Fey, Cara Lohman, and CeCe Jackson!

About 2012 National Girls and Women in Sports Day: http://www.aahperd.org/nagws/programs/ngwsd/

About Jenny Boucek: http://www.wnba.com/storm/roster/jenny_boucek.html

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