Support Us Button Widget

Madison women’s sports are on fire

There are plenty of local sports opportunities to support and participate in.

The UW-Madison women's hockey team, in full uniform, during the National Anthem on the ice.JPG

UW-Madison has a dozen varsity sports for women including hockey. | Photo by 608today

Tomorrow is National Girls and Women in Sports Day, a day that honors the achievements of girls and women in sports and acknowledges the power of sports to unlock limitless potential.

According to the Women’s Sports Foundation, by the age of 14, girls are dropping out of sports at twice the rate of boys. In high school, girls have 1.3 million fewer opportunities to play sports than boys.

Luckily, Madison is rich with sports opportunities to support and participate in.

To support:

To participate in:

More from 608today