Release courtesy of Gallaudet Athletics
WASHINGTON - The Gallaudet University women's soccer team will participate in the third annual #PlayWithPride week, sponsored by the United Soccer Coaches LGBT & Allies Advocacy Group, on Saturday, Sept. 14, by wearing rainbow laces during its match against Penn St.-Berks at 3:15 p.m.
Teams across the country are showing their support for athletes and coaches of all sexual orientations and gender identities by wearing rainbow laces during the Third Annual Play With Pride Week during Sept. 16-22, 2019.
Support for Play With Pride comes from a variety of locations, including the United Soccer Coaches Foundation. Sustainability for this event is imperative for diversity and inclusion of coaches and players alike. Please consider a donation to Play With Pride to ensure its longevity in the future and to assist United Soccer Coaches with developing additional diversity and inclusion resources like their LGBT: Diversity and Inclusion Diploma (see link below).
You can make a donation to the United Soccer Coaches Play With Pride Program here.
About United Soccer Coaches
Founded in 1941, and headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., United Soccer Coaches is the trusted and unifying voice, advocate and partner for coaches at all levels of the game. The largest community for soccer coaches in the world, we unite coaches of all levels around the love of the game and we elevate the game through advocacy, education and service. To learn more, visit www.UnitedSoccerCoaches.org.
The 2019 Deafopia Expo will be taking place this Saturday, Sept. 14, in the Field House. People attending the soccer games on Saturday should park on the bottom level of the Field House parking garage. You can also park over near Kendall School and walk to Hotchkiss Field if the Field House lot is full. Thank you for understanding.