- Published: New York : Holiday House, 2011.
- Year Published: 2011
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
- Language: English
- Format: Book
- Lexile: 700
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Basketball belles : how two teams and one scrappy player put women's hoops on the map
by Macy, Sue.
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Call number: J 796.323 Ma
Available Copies: Downtown Youth, Traverwood Youth
Raised on a cattle ranch, Agnes Morley was sent to Stanford University to learn to be a lady. Yet in no time she exchanged her breeches and spurs for bloomers and a basketball; and in April 1896 she made history. In a heart-pounding game against the University of California at Berkeley, Agnes led her team to victory in the first-ever intercollegiate women's basketball game, earning national attention and putting women's basketball on the map.
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