Stories tagged: Ray Peterson
SATURDAY, DEC. 22, 2012
Shawn Vestal: Title IX helped keep St. George’s girls on track
In the spring of 1971, a handful of junior high and high school students at St. George’s prep school started competing on the school’s first girls track team. Coached by …
FRIDAY, DEC. 21, 2012
Shawn Vestal: Spirit of Title IX took root at St. George’s as equality debate raged
In 1969, representatives from Spokane schools met to discuss a radical idea: forming track and field teams for girls. Just intramural squads, mind you.