The Mission of It Takes A Team! is to eliminate homophobia in sport and create an educated public that respects all athletes and sports-affiliated personnel regardless of sexual orientation and gender identity/expression.
Jenelle DeVits, a spring graduate of the University of New Hampshire is an out lesbian who played basketball for the university. She discusses her experiences with It Takes A Team! Director Pat Griffin.
In the autumn of 2000, we at Outsports had run the story of Greg Congdon, a high school football player in Troy, Penn., who had been run off the team because he was gay. At the same time, 100 miles away, a very different football story was unfolding.