Madelyn Haasken, Bemidji State University
Fights for equal pay and a historic, all-female broadcast are just a few of the notable things happening in women’s sports this year.
Alex Johnson, New York University
The university will reportedly have to use student tuition to finance the agreement.
Erin Alexander, Middle Tennessee State University
The alleged incident, in conjunction with Larry Nassar’s felonies, paint the picture of a university intent on covering up the crimes of its athletics community.
‘My sister and I shouldn’t have to relate the fact that we’ve both been abused,’ said the Michigan State freshman about Nassar.
Sarah Lynch, Marist College
In the wake of a highly publicized scandal, disrepute and depravity mar USA Gymnastics’ honor.
Brittany Sims, Temple University
Although justice has been served in the Larry Nassar trial, progress remains delayed for Hollywood accusers demanding justice.
Sarah Hoenig, Texas A&M University
Judge Aquilina’s demeanor may come off cutthroat, but she’s become a beacon of justice for the USA Gymnastics sexual abuse victims.
Kayla Lichtman, Middlebury College
In the 2018 Winter Olympics, the games have become an arena for social change as athletes confront rape culture, homophobia and tension between nations.
Sydney Jennings, University of Connecticut
The former Olympic gymnastics doctor was sentenced to up to 175 years behind bars, and the athletic community needs to learn from the scandal.
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