Ep. 4: Geography Lessons

On Episode 4 of Play Like a Girl, we’re talking about allegations of abuse against Quinnipiac University’s women’s hockey coach Rick Seeley, and the broader culture of coaching across sports. Then: what’s the appropriate way to talk about the life events and tragedies of athletes?

Originally published April 20, 2017.

Ep. 3: See You in Court

On Episode 3 of Play Like a Girl, we’re talking about Chris Petersen’s new contract extension as Washington Football coach, a lawsuit raised against the NFL regarding the overuse of painkillers, and another lawsuit raised over the relocation of the St. Louis Rams to Los Angeles.

Originally published April 12, 2017.

Ep. 2: Ice Ice … maybe?

On episode 2 of Play Like a Girl, the team will discuss the leaving of women’s basketball coach Mike Neighbors, the NCAA’s concept of amateurism and the plight of student-athletes and money, and the NHL’s decision to not let players compete in the 2018 winter Olympics.

Originally published April 5, 2017.

Ep. 1: Beyond Romar

On the first episode, we’ll get an update on this weekend’s upcoming UW gymnastics meet. Next, Hailey leads a discussion about pay and resource equality in US hockey. Then, Susana will open the floor on the future of the UW men’s basketball team post-Romar. Finally, Hailey breaks down the news out of the University of North Dakota and their sudden shuttering of their women’s hockey team.

Originally published March 29, 2017.