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Nearly every girl knows at least a few NBA players on a first name basis alone, but have no clue about the women who are the architects of a young league steadily growing in popularity. Basketball is one of the few sports where women have a popular professional stage to showcase their skills. Yet on a national level they remain somewhat invisible, especially in regards to our youth. We don’t watch ESPN2 when the WNBA is on because there is baseball on FSN, so our young girls turn on MTV and watch the Hills. What are the consequences of our girls knowing everything about Lady GaGa and knowing nothing of Edna Campbell?

From Jesse Brockschmidt. a girls' freshman basketball coach at Central High School in Montana and guest blogger at GazPrepSports.com (click to continue reading).
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