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2013 Secret U.S. Classic

This past Saturday, July 27th was the 2013 Secret U.S. Classic in Chicago, Illinois. For those of you who aren’t familiar, this gymnastics meet features the best gymnasts from the best gyms in the nation. ...
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Abby Wambach: The New Mia Hamm

Goodbye Mia Hamm; there’s a new powerhouse in the soccer world. Abby Wambach has solidified herself as this generation’s new USA Women’s soccer star. On Thursday June 20th, in a match against South Korea, Wambach ...
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Book Review: Promise Me Something

I received an advanced copy of this novel, to be published by Albert Whitman, by NetGalley. When I first started reading Promise Me Something by Sara Kocek, I had one thought in mind: “Sarah Dessen, you’re not.” What ...
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Sooners Impact On Oklahoma Area

June 3-4th marked the Women’s College World Series Championships. The games were played by the Tennessee Volunteers (Vols) and hometown favorite, Oklahoma Sooners at Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Game 1 produced ...
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WCWS Recap

Thursday, May 30 through Tuesday, June 4 marked the 2013 Women’s College World Series (WCWS) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The best eight Division 1 softball programs in the country met to determine who this year’s ...
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Book Review: Lean In

In last week’s post, I discussed the idea of knowing you are powerful. If any of you read it, you know it was inspired by Sheryl Sandberg’s book, Lean In. To say it’s the new cult ...
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10×10 Act: Girl Rising

By: Montana MacRae Hey Smart Girls I hope everyone is enjoying the slowly arriving spring! I know I can’t wait for the snow to be gone here in Maine! I found this amazing organization and ...