A young athlete proves that football isn’t just for boys by starting nation’s first female tackle league


Utah’s Sam Gordon has taken the football world by storm with her skills and passion for the game, proving it’s not only a boy’s sport. Now, with the support of her father and USA Football, Gordon hopes she can empower young women to put on shoulder pads and play the sport they know and love with her launch of the Utah’s Girls Tackle Football League, the nation’s first girls-only full tackle football organization. USA Today shared Gordon’s incredible story with its readers. Check it out here.

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