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  1. espnW -- NPF star Natasha Watley goes to bat for others

    Graham Hays

    Softball superstar Natasha Watley's foundation gives African-American girls a chance to find their place in the game.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2012
  2. Sue Bird, Lindsay Whalen still drive USA Basketball women

    Graham Hays

    The U.S. women were far from perfect Monday. But with veteran guards Sue Bird and Lindsay Whalen leading the way -- and Odyssey Sims and Skylar Diggins seemingly on deck -- Team USA is edging closer to being ready for the world championship.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2014
  3. espnW -- U.S. women's soccer star Abby Wambach is No. 5 on our Im...

    Graham Hays

    The spotlight on Abby Wambach continued to shine brightly in 2013: She led the Western New York Flash to the NWSL championship game and moved past Mia Hamm for most international goals in soccer history.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2013
  4. espnW -- U.S. women's national soccer team held to draw against N...

    Graham Hays

    Yes, because the game was a friendly, one could argue that it didn't really matter. But New Zealand hasn't beaten or tied the U.S. in 26 years. So in that respect, the 1-1 draw Wednesday night might just matter.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2013
  5. espnW -- Five questions for National Women's Soccer League champi...

    Graham Hays

    With injured stars, a rookie goalkeeper and home-field advantage all part of the mix, there are plenty of issues to consider heading into the first NWSL championship game between the Thorns and the Flash.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2013
  6. espnW -- USA Softball botches Keilani Ricketts' deal

    Graham Hays

    USA Softball has enough problems on its plate without creating more, but that's exactly what it did when trying to force its biggest star, Keilani Ricketts, into a long-term deal.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2013
  7. espnW -- Team USA comes up short in ISF Junior World Championship...

    Graham Hays

    For eight of its nine games, the USA junior national softball team dominated the ISF Junior World Championship, but came up short when it counted, losing to Japan 4-0. All is not lost, though.

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2013
  8. espnW -- Laurel Richie hopes Olympic fans are drawn to WNBA

    Graham Hays

    WNBA commissioner Laurel Richie hopes the U.S. women's basketball team winning gold means more eyes will be on her league in the second half of the season and into the playoffs.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2012
  9. espnW -- Japan holds off U.S. for gold at ISF World Championship

    Graham Hays

    With the status of international softball still in limbo, Japan took down the United States 2-1 in 10 innings in a gold-medal thriller at the ISF World Championship on Sunday that broke a streak of seven consecutive titles for the Americans.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2012
  10. espnW -- 'Small ball' carries Team USA against host Canada in Wor...

    Graham Hays

    Team USA scored 78 runs, 32 more than any other team, and hit 17 home runs in seven pool play games. But facing pitcher Danielle Lawrie and the host Canadians in the medal round was a different story.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2012
  11. espnW Olympics Lindsay Whalen, Maya Moore take different routes t...

    Graham Hays

    Lindsay Whalen is one of the oldest players making her Olympic debut; Maya Moore is the youngest. But together the two Minnesota Lynx teammates hope to bring home yet another title.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2012
  12. espnW: Caitlin Lowe builds her life around softball

    Graham Hays

    Life as a professional softball player isn't one of luxury, but for Caitlin Lowe, the sacrifices inherent in the low-paying role allow her to give back to the game she gained so much from.

    Story | Conversation | June 21, 2012
  13. NCAA softball tournament -- End of Stanford Cardinal season will ...

    Graham Hays

    With no Olympics in sight, Stanford's standout shortstop, Ashley Hansen, is opting to walk away from softball and jump into her career at a technology firm in Silicon Valley.

    Story | Conversation | May 16, 2012
  14. U.S. beats adversity and foes to win gold

    Graham Hays

    Almost everything about the softball team that took the field representing the United States in the Pan American Games was unfamiliar, from a new coach and new players to the part it plays in the sport's newly tenuous position in the international pi...

    Blog | October 28, 2011
  15. USA Softball program 'work in progress' heading into Pan Ams

    Graham Hays

    USA Softball's roster is full of new faces heading into the Pan Am Games, but the same questions still surround the sport on the international stage.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2011
  16. Stephanie Labbe's Olympic adventure

    Graham Hays

    STORRS, Conn. -- Roughly two out of every three people in the world watched some portion of the Olympics, but few had a better vantage point than University of Connecticut senior Stephanie Labbe. One of the top goalkeepers in the college game, the St...

    Blog | September 07, 2008