What Is Title IX?: A Basic Primer On Its History And Continued Role In High School Athletics - 27 East

What Is Title IX?: A Basic Primer On Its History And Continued Role In High School Athletics

icon 1 Photo
Debbie Jayne playing field hockey for Port Jefferson High School, in the days before Title IX existed.

Debbie Jayne playing field hockey for Port Jefferson High School, in the days before Title IX existed.

authorCailin Riley on Jun 21, 2022
In a 2022 poll of 506 children (ages 12 to 17) and 1,008 parents, conducted by the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism and the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism... more

You May Also Like:

Hampton Bays, the Pickleball Capital of Long Island?

Will the pickleball destination of the Hamptons be Hampton Bays? The answer: Sure, why not? ... 15 Nov 2022 by Scott Green

You Might Break a Nail

As pickleball continues to grow at astronomical speed, there always has to be someone who ... 28 Sep 2022 by Scott Green

Inaugural Andy Kessler Day Memorial Contest Held at Newly Revamped Lars Simonsen Skate Park in Montauk

Skateboarders from across the East End and beyond descended on the Lars Simonsen Skate Park ... by Cailin Riley

Montauk Skate Park Opens On Epic Day For Community

“Epic.” That was the word used over and over again by those in attendance at ... 30 Aug 2022 by Cailin Riley

Why Pickleball? Why Now?

Six years ago, I stumbled upon a game quite by accident, that I’m proud to say has enriched my life: pickleball. Unless you’ve been totally secluded the past year or so, you’ve heard some mention of the fastest growing sport in the world. I found it when I took my inline skates, a bucket of pucks and my hockey stick to Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays to work up a sweat, and found 30-plus people playing this weird paddle game with a plastic ball, on five courts the town had painted on the rink’s surface. I asked what this ... 2 Aug 2022 by Scott Green

Title IX Anniversary: Fifty Years Of Progress For Women

27east.com · Title IX Anniversary: 50 Years Of Progress For Women The Express News Group ... 7 Jul 2022 by Staff Writer

Showing Pride For Your Team, On Two Wheels

Travis Foreman has been a big believer for a long time in the benefits of ... 27 Jun 2022 by Cailin Riley

In Their Own Words: What Participation In Sports Means To The Female Athletes Of Today

Female high school athletes today cannot conceive of a world in which they’d be expected ... 21 Jun 2022 by Cailin Riley

The Legacy Of Title IX, 50 Years Later

In 1973, Chris Holden was in her first year as a physical education teacher at ... by Cailin Riley

Peconic Wildcats, A Youth Travel Hockey Club That Serves The East End, Has A Successful First Season

This weekend will mark the end of the first season of the Peconic Wildcats youth ... 16 Mar 2022 by Drew Budd