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American Girls Join Boys Football Teami
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September 12, 2013 4:37 PM
Tennis, badminton and table tennis are some of the few sports in which men and women compete together on the same team. Rarely does it happen in rugged American-style football. But VOA's Tala Hadavi found a suburban Washington school where three girls have joined what is typically a male-dominated sport.

American Girls Join Boys Football Team

Published September 12, 2013

Tennis, badminton and table tennis are some of the few sports in which men and women compete together on the same team. Rarely does it happen in rugged American-style football. But VOA's Tala Hadavi found a suburban Washington school where three girls have joined what is typically a male-dominated sport.


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