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Karen Logan (right) and John Geraty (left), general manager of the Chicago Hustle, presents Chicago Mayor Michael A. Bilandic (center) with a signed WBL ball that reads "Mayor Bilandic, To a super athlete and Mayor -Karen Logan". The photo is signed by Bilandic with the message "To Karen Logan

The journey and lasting impact of women’s basketball trailblazer Karen Logan

By Natalie Heavren / August 22, 2022

How a pre-Title IX athlete changed women’s basketball forever

Molly Bolin

Locked on Women’s Basketball: Molly Bolin Kazmer made women’s basketball history, there’s no WNBA without WBL

By The Next / August 10, 2022

Howard gets to chat with Molly about all things women’s basketball in this must-listen history lesson

How Molly (Bolin) Kazmer re-shaped perceptions of the woman athlete

By Tee Baker / August 7, 2022

WBL trailblazer confronted sexism in many forms

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Locked on Women’s Basketball: The WBL, legends of pro women’s basketball we must hear from 

By The Next / June 29, 2022

‘Our mission is to promote the historic and social relevance of the WBL to inspire future generations’

Top Left: Adrian Mitchell-Newell shoots over the defender. Top Middle: Molly (Bolin) Kazmer drives past the defender. Right: Retha Swindell appears in a newspaper article previewing the upcoming Texas season. Bottom Middle: Patricia “Trish” Roberts goes up for a layup. Bottom Left: Peggy Kennedy dribbles up the court.

“We Are Title IX”

By Natalie Heavren / June 13, 2022

WBL trailblazers share their Title IX experiences

Tatterson

Book Excerpt: Long before the WNBA, Gail Tatterson was one of the short-lived WBL’s top players

By Mitchell Northam / May 11, 2022

Tatterson led the WBL in field goal percentage in 1978-79 with a 64.6% clip

Lusia Harris

How Lusia Harris transformed women’s basketball

By Tee Baker / January 18, 2022

Honoring the legacy of a women’s basketball giant

Remembering Queens College and WBL legend Althea Gwyn

By Tee Baker / January 17, 2022

Queens College hooper saw the potential of women’s professional basketball