Categories Archives: Youth

7-Year-Old Alexandra Allen On the Move

(Cover photo credit: Unforgettable Moments) Press Release: Anitra Allen, Kentucky Fillies Track Club In her first year running, Alexandra Allen has accomplished some amazing things. Training under the leadership of Tamika Townsend with the Kentucky Fillie

Countdown to WISH Awards

We are three months away from Louisville’s first-ever awards ceremony honoring female athletes and contributors to women athletics. On September 23, 2015, the Louisville Women’s Sports Network will host the Women In Sports Honors (WISH) Awards

A Father’s Dream for His Daughter

By Ashli McLean Former University of Louisville basketball player Derwin Webb and his daughter Nariah share their relationship and the role of sports in their lives… It’s hard to walk the streets of downtown Louisville and not hear someone say “

Girls Can Do It Too

By Ashli McLean She’s an 11-year-old, and she dunked on a nine-foot rim. During an East Columbia Youth Basketball League game in South Carolina last Saturday, Ashlyn Watkins sent the crowd into a frenzy when she threw down an easy two-handed dunk. The f

St. Gabriel Wins CSAA Crown

Story by Eric Thorne The battle of the 8th-grade girls’ teams from Holy Trinity and St. Gabriel took until the final minute to decide which team was going to crack and which one would grab the CSAA’s championship trophy. With ice in her veins, Regan B