Women in Sports: history, humor and commentary from Hogan's Alley.
Women in Sports - Like we said back in June 2001, "The Ladies Rule." Whether they are dominating the tennis courts like the Williams sisters, teeing it up with the big boys like Annika Sorenstam or painting their faces and cheering from the stands, Hogan's Alley has always recognized and appreciated the more attractive side of sports.
AT WIMBLEDON, THE LADIES RULE. - In this feature: Wimbledon, All England Lawn Tennis Club, Jennifer Capriati, Lindsay Davenport and the Williams sisters. A little Martina Hingis, Anna Kournikova, Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi and, for good measure, Bobby Riggs. (June 29, 2001).
YOU'VE COME A LONG WAY, BABE. - In this feature: Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Annika Sorenstam, PGA Tour, Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan, Billie Jean King, "Battle of the Sexes." (May 16, 2003).
THEY'RE EVEN IN THE CHEAP SEATS. - In this feature: Jason Kidd, Joumana Kidd, female sports fans, Boston Celtics fans, the Stanley Cup, SportsCenter, Sports Illustrated and, sadly, spousal abuse. (June 7, 2002).
NO TIME TO THROW STONES. - In this feature: Joumana Kidd, Jason Kidd, Bob Ryan, Boston Globe, Larry Eustachy, Iowa State basketball, Mike Price, Alabama football, The Sports Reporters, Around the Horn with Max Kellerman. (May 9, 2003).
WAMB. - In this feature: Susan B. Anthony, Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Martha Burk, National Council of Women's Organizations (NCWO), Augusta National Golf Club, Hootie Johnson, Women Against Martha Burk (WAMB). (April 11, 2003).
WHERE'S THE LOVE? - In this feature: Saint Valentine's Day Massacre, Bugs Moran, Al Capone, boxing history, Sugar Ray Robinson, Raging Bull, Jake LaMotta, Laila Ali and The Greatest - Muhammad Ali. (February 14, 2003).
THE RIGHT TO REMAIN SILENT. - In this feature: Martha Burk, National Council of Women's Organizations (NCWO), Augusta National Golf Club, Hootie Johnson, The Masters, Tiger Woods, AARP, women's issues. (September 20, 2002).
BRAIN FREEZE. - In this feature: Tennis history, U.S. Open, Arthur Ashe Stadium, Venus and Serena Williams, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova. (August 30, 2002).
NOT WORTH WRITING ABOUT? - In this feature: U.S. Open tennis history, Martina Hingis, Billie Jean King, Chris Evert-Lloyd, Bill Tilden, Arthur Ashe and Jimmy Connors. Also, Anna Kournikova and Metamucil - if that makes any sense. (August 31, 2001).
What a Jip. - In this feature: Bowl Championship Series, Rose Bowl, USC, Michigan, Kobe Bryant, Lance Armstrong, Annika Sorenstam, Babe Didrikson, Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox, Florida Marlins, Funny Cide, Triple Crown. (January 2, 2004).
NO REMOTE CONTROL. - In this feature: Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA), Women's United Soccer Association (WUSA), Mia Hamm, women's professional sports leagues, female sports fans. (October 3, 2003).
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