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Gymnast McKayla Maroney says teammates, #MeToo movement helped her find her voice: ‘It’s empowering to speak’

She wonders if her gymnastics career was ‘worth it’ after Larry Nassar abuse

Desiree Linden becomes first American woman to win Boston Marathon since 1985

Linden has competed in the Boston Marathon six times

NFL cheerleaders forced to accept sexual harassment as part of the job

‘Fans think they own you’

Arike Ogunbowale is a ‘fearless’ player. Meet the guard who drove Notre Dame to victory.

During the Final Four, she hit the shot of a lifetime − twice

Viral memes of Sister Jean reveal deeper stereotypes about nuns

‘People are surprised that a sister could be so much fun’

She coached her team to the NCAA tournament. Then she quit, for her daughter.

Stepping down was the only option

The USOC spends exorbitantly on its executives, but not on athletes

PERSPECTIVE | It needs a financial audit

ESPN’s Jessica Mendoza wants to hear more female voices on MLB broadcasts

It opens the game to a larger audience

The Wayland Baptist Flying Queens once ruled women’s college basketball

A look back at the team that preceded U-Conn.