Because of what I learned this summer, I will be confident. I will be powerful. I will be strong. I will play with full commitment, and I will use the pain that comes from coming up short as motivation instead of discouragement. I will work to ensure that other girls have the same opportunities I had. I will give back to this community which has given so much to me.
With the populous criticism of concussion coverups and masked misogyny, it’s sometimes difficult for progressives to find an ally in american football.