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Illini women's athletics began taking flight in '80s

June 20, 2022 |

The action sounded the death knell for the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW). ... November 1981: Illinois' women's cross country squad competed in the very first official Big Ten women's ...

Illini women's athletics began taking flight in '80s

June 20, 2022 |

The action sounded the death knell for the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW). ... November 1981: Illinois' women's cross country squad competed in the very first official Big Ten women's ...

'Why can’t we have sports?': The fight for equality started well before Title IX

June 26, 2021 |

The turning point, she said, was when colleges and universities jumped from the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women to the NCAA in the early 1980s. ... “It’s more than just athletics. ...

Chris Dailey’s first championship as a player to be chronicled in new documentary, ‘Forgotten Champions’

May 8, 2020 |

women’s basketball Forgotten no more By Doug Bonjour In 1982, three years before she and Geno Auriemma landed at UConn, Chris Dailey captured her first national championship. Dailey was a senior at Rutgers, a ...

Auyeung earns several honors after freshman campaign at Lehigh

June 18, 2015 |

Auyeung also was named Lehigh’s Athlete of the Year for women’s tennis, as well as Outstanding Tennis Athlete from the Lehigh Valley Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women.

Small college in Pennsylvania ruled women's hoops long ago

March 14, 2019 |

However, from 1972 to 1981, women's college basketball teams played for the national championship in something called the AIAW Women's Basketball Tournament. The AIAW was the Association for Intercollegiate ...

Names & Faces: Sheryl Swoopes, Roger Federer

February 12, 2017

Sheryl Swoopes The three-time Olympic gold medalist headlines the latest Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame class. The class also includes official Sally Bell, Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women ...

A reminder of how far women have come in sports

September 16, 2020 |

The USLTA formed a women’s tour and King engineered a merger in 1973 to create the Women’s Tennis Association. ... But it wasn’t until the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women was formed in ...

Maryland and UCLA's rematch is 41 years after historic game

March 24, 2019 |

The Maryland women's basketball coach had put her heart and her nerves through quite enough just to get to that court, where the Terrapins were set to face the Bruins for the national championship of the ...

NCAA women’s basketball going to four quarters

June 8, 2015 |

By Tom FitzGerald NCAA women’s basketball games will have 10-minute quarters instead of 20-minute halves next season, a move the rules committee hopes will improve the flow of the game. ... The NCAA took over ...

Kara Wolters, SCSU coach Louise O’Neal inducted into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

June 10, 2017 |

Grant was a founding member of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and dedicated her selection to everyone who assisted in building that organization. ... Womens Basketball Hall of Fame ...

Kara Wolters, SCSU coach Louise O’Neal inducted into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

June 10, 2017 |

Grant was a founding member of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and dedicated her selection to everyone who assisted in building that organization. ... Womens Basketball Hall of Fame ...

Kara Wolters, SCSU coach Louise O’Neal inducted into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

June 10, 2017 |

Grant was a founding member of the Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women and dedicated her selection to everyone who assisted in building that organization. ... Womens Basketball Hall of Fame ...

Former UConn star Wolters a finalist for Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

January 16, 2017 |

SALLY BELL (Official)33-year tenure as a women's basketball official. ... CHRISTINE GRANT (Contributor)Founding member of Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW).  ... Director of ...

Tiny Texas school deserves credit for blazing trails for women

March 1, 2018 |

Panhandle home to hoops royalty By Roy Bragg, Columnist The turning point in women’s sports might not have been the landmark Title IX legislation or even the rise of global superstars in women’s tennis and ...

Siena start a poor one

November 13, 2010 |

Women's basketball team opens with loss Staff reports The Siena women's basketball team opened the 2010-11 campaign with a 57-43 loss to visiting Navy on Friday in Loudonville. ... This was only the second time ...

Pioneer in women’s sports to aid University of New Haven in advocacy

October 22, 2013 |

Donna Lopiano, former chief executive officer of the Women’s Sports Foundation, who has repeatedly been called one of “the 100 most influential people in sports,” will be working closely with the Drake ...

EDITORIAL: Toner Set Tone For UConn Successes

September 30, 2014

The hiring of Auriemma was not his most important decision for women’s athletics, however. ... Toner delivered a speech at the 1978 NCAA Convention addressing women’s athletics. Prior to the 1981 decision by ...

Editorial: John Toner set tone for UConn’s athletic successes

September 24, 2014

The hiring of Auriemma was not his most important decision for women’s athletics, however. ... Toner delivered a speech at the 1978 NCAA Convention addressing women’s athletics. Prior to the 1981 decision by ...

Editorial: John Toner set tone for UConn’s athletic successes

September 24, 2014

The hiring of Auriemma was not his most important decision for women’s athletics, however. ... Toner delivered a speech at the 1978 NCAA Convention addressing women’s athletics. Prior to the 1981 decision by ...

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