National Girls and Women in Sports Day is a good time to reflect on all that has been inspirational in an 18-year career covering women's basketball.
Unlike past presidents, she has no basketball on her bio, but Laurel Richie has plenty of business acumen. Her last job was chief marketing officer of the Girl Scouts of America.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs might be playing in their first Elite Eight, but they're still enjoying familiar territory. Playing in hometown Spokane, Wash., Bulldogs star Courtney Vandersloot has become the darling of the tournament.