Women Got Game Women Got Game is a compelling podcast series that explores the remarkable journey of "women in sports" within Northwest Ohio and beyond. Women Got Game aims to illuminate the progress of female athletes, coaches, and sports enthusiasts within a domain frequently overlooked in the broader sports narrative. Join me as we explore the incredible journey of women in sports, highlighting their achievements, resilience and the positive impact they have on the sporting landscape.
Women Got Game

Women Got Game

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Women Got Game is a compelling podcast series that explores the remarkable journey of "women in sports" within Northwest Ohio and beyond. Women Got Game aims to illuminate the progress of female athletes, coaches, and sports enthusiasts within a domain frequently overlooked in the broader sports narrative. Join me as we explore the incredible journey of women in sports, highlighting their achievements, resilience and the positive impact they have on the sporting landscape.

Most Recent Episodes

A Movement vs. A Moment - Women's Basketball and the Path Forward

In this episode, we speak with Shelly Cayette-Weston, an NBA executive and draw inspiration from her career and knowledge garnered from the men's NBA as we discuss a poignant distinction between "A Movement vs. A Moment," recognizing the need for structural changes to drive a lasting impact in the world of women's basketball today. Our exploration will center on the path forward, identifying strategies to amplify sponsorship opportunities, foster equality, and propel women's basketball to new heights in the collegiate and WNBA arenas. Join us as we navigate the complexities of creating a Movement vs. a Moment for the long awaited respect and explosion of women's basketball.

A Movement vs. A Moment - Women's Basketball and the Path Forward

Gloves Off: Landing the Knockout Punch with Dr. Christy Halbert

Join us in the ring as we spar with Dr. Christy Halbert, a powerhouse in women's boxing. From coaching in the Olympics to founding 'Fighters' gym in Nashville, she's at the forefront of the sport. Today, we explore the challenges and triumphs of female boxers, from breaking stereotypes to achieving Olympic dreams. Dr. Halbert shares insights from her book, 'The Ultimate Boxer,' and sheds light on women's representation in the 2024 Olympics. Get ready to throw some punches and champion gender equality in the ring.

Gloves Off: Landing the Knockout Punch with Dr. Christy Halbert

Fairways and Futures: Inside Collegiate Women's Golf

Join us as we tee off with Jenny Coluccio, head coach of the University of Toledo Women's Division 1 golf team. In this episode, we dive into the world of collegiate women's golf, discussing the challenges and triumphs of coaching at the highest level of competition. From recruiting strategies to the mental game, we explore what it takes to excel in collegiate golf and how it prepares athletes for success both on and off the course. Whether you're a golf enthusiast or simply curious about the inner workings of collegiate sports, this episode offers valuable insights into the world of women's collegiate golf.

Fairways and Futures: Inside Collegiate Women's Golf

Game Changers: Physical Education Programs and the Rise of Women's Sports

We uncover the critical significance of physical education programs in advancing women's involvement in sports. We spotlight the trailblazing endeavors of educators, advocates, and female athletes who spearheaded initiatives to provide athletic avenues for girls and women. Additionally, we offer a glimpse into the historical progression of women's sports, celebrating milestone achievements and pivotal moments that paved the way for change prior to the Title IX enactment. Join us as we engage in dialogue with a distinguished physical education professor, whose profound expertise and unwavering passion for women's sports shed light on this captivating narrative.

Game Changers: Physical Education Programs and the Rise of Women's Sports

Behind the Whistle

We're joined by a true trailblazer in women's basketball officiating, whose journey from breaking barriers to setting standards has left an indelible mark on the sport. Through candid storytelling and reflective commentary, she shares her experiences navigating the male-dominated landscape of officiating and the challenges she overcame along the way.

Breaking Barriers: The Toledo Troopers Story

Step back in time to the 1970's and discover the remarkable journey of the Toledo Troopers, an all-women's championship football team that shattered stereotypes and paved the way for future generations of female athletes. From their humble beginnings in Toledo, Ohio, to becoming champions of the gridiron, their story is one of perseverance, passion, and the power of teamwork in the face of adversity. Join us as we celebrate the trailblazing legacy of the Toledo Troopers and their enduring impact on women's sports.

Breaking Barriers: The Toledo Troopers Story

Rugby Resurgence: The Toledo Celtics Women's Team Today

Step into the present and explore the thriving world of the Toledo Celtics Women's Rugby Team. With a rich history and a dedication to excellence, this modern-day squad continues to push boundaries and redefine what it means to be rugby athletes. Join us as we delve into the captivating journey, shining a spotlight on their achievements, challenges, and the enduring spirit that defines the Toledo Celtics on and off the field.

Rugby Resurgence: The Toledo Celtics Women's Team Today

The Battle of I-75 - A Women's Basketball Fan Experience

Dive into the heart-pounding action and electric atmosphere of women's D1 college basketball. In this episode, we're turning our focus to the fierce rivalry between the University of Toledo Rockets and the Bowling Green State University Falcons. Get ready as we take you on a journey through the Battle of I-75, exploring the fan experience and the excitement that ignites when these two teams clash on the court.

The Battle of I-75 - A Women's Basketball Fan Experience

Title IX

Lace up your intellectual sneakers and sprint through the riveting world of women's sports under the guiding light of Title IX. Delve into the complexities of Title IX with this podcast as we explore the impact on gender equality in education and sports through an insightful discussion.

Welcome to the Game

This pilot episode introduces the premise behind the meaning of Women Got Game and the resilience and prowess of women in sports, highlighting their remarkable journey in breaking barriers and proving unequivocally that they've got game. It provides a sneak peak of why women got game from a few notable people who celebrate the undeniable impact of women in sports.