Groundbreaking Pakistani sports journalist Fatima Saleem, an alumni of the Global Sports Mentoring Program, has worked to give young women in her violence-torn country a rare chance to get in the game.
Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino may be focused on defending her featherweight title at Friday's Invicta fight, but that hasn't stopped everyone else from dreaming of her future potential showdown with Ronda Rousey.
Twelve years after Althea Gibson's death, bestowing our nation's highest civilian honor on the African-American tennis and golf legend would finally do justice to her legacy, and add just the third female sports figure to the illustrious list.
Girls in the small eastern Washington town of Colton start learning up-tempo basketball in grade school and they never stop running, even after yet another high school opponent has been left far behind.
From the changes the United States might make to the top group-stage games, Jeff Carlisle, Julie Foudy and Graham Hays tackle the five biggest questions ahead of the Women's World Cup, which kicks off in 100 days.
In addition to taking aim at a Texas state title in the pole vault, Charlotte Brown is adding the 800 meters to her repertoire. She also hopes to make the track team when she goes to Purdue and is planning for a future in coaching.