Student Showcase – The Day the Gridiron Turned Pink [article]

Seth Franco, Dylan Gill, Austin, The University Of Texas At
In 2014, female athletics are common in America's high schools and colleges. But this was not always the case. Prior to the 1972 passage of the Title IX Education Amendment, all male teams received most, if not all, of the resources available for athletics. But in the following decades, female participation in high school and college athletics skyrocketed. In their Texas History Day exhibit, Seth Franco and Dylan Gill explored the history behind this monumental piece of legislation and
more » ... d how it changed America-and even their own school:
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