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Girl testifies she felt disrespected when playing football

first_imgSeptember 15, 2020 /Sports News – Local Girl testifies she felt disrespected when playing football Tags: Girls Football/Laura Goetz FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah teenager who was the only girl on her school’s football team says she often faced discriminatory treatment by her coach and teammates.Sixteen-year-old Laura Goetz says she felt excluded and degraded during the two years she played football at West Jordan High School.She testified Tuesday as part of a lawsuit that aims to give girls the chance to play football on female-only high school teams.Goetz says she was forced to change in the boys’ locker room at away games. She said one coach also insisted on calling her “princess.” Written by Associated Presslast_img read more