It’s not a secret that girls and women are interested in baseball, but many don’t have an opportunity to play the game they love.
From going undrafted to being the first woman to represent her country at the Olympics, here are a few inspirational women who overcame hurdles to succeed.
Carla Simon is racing to make history, literally, she will be the first woman from Arizona to participate in the Special Olympics and qualify for the Boston Marathon – at the age of 32.
Despite a late start in pro wrestling, Thunder Rosa, rose to the top quickly to capture the NWA World Women’s Championship.
The sports-loving 15-year-old at Southold High School is making an impact on the lives of others even as she fights her own battle with cystic fibrosis.