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:

About Jenny Boucek:

Read or Share this story: