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50 Years of Title IX: Celebrating Equal Opportunity for Women & Girls

Last week, AFH was proud to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX along with the rest of the sports community. To reflect this historical milestone, we partnered with ESPN and their Fifty50 campaign to highlight the ways Title IX has made the world a better place by granting equal opportunity for women and girls in sports.

Check out what athletes across sport, background and level had to say about Title IX’s 50 years!

Natasha Hastings

USA Track & Field Olympian

Ruth Riley


Jillian Martinez

Texas Tech Soccer

Kori Carter

USA Track & Field Olympian

Katie Walker

USA Track & Field Paralympian

Carin Gabbara

Navy Soccer Head Coach & USWNT Alum

Chasity Melvin


Malik Hyatt

Howard Football

Cheta Emba

USA Rugby

Kennedy Jones

Howard Women’s Soccer

Chris Wingert


Jenny Sichel

Paralympic Rowing

Elijah Campbell, Jr

Morehouse Football

Mariah Parsons

Notre Dame Rowing