Week Three: Women in Sports

Week Three: Women in Sports

We’ve Got a Live One

Barker, B. (2016, May 12). WNBA turns 20, Still Trying to Expand Fan Base. Retrieved October 25, 2016

Cooke, J. (2015, March 28). This sports franchise may be the first to broadcast a game via Twitter’s new video app Periscope. Retrieved October 25, 2016

Harris, J. (2015, April 09). 5 Ways Sports Teams Should Use Periscope To Engage Fans. Retrieved October 25, 2016

Holms, R. (2015, December 9). 5 Trends That Will Change How Companies Use Social Media In 2016. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from

Wang, Z., Liu, J., & Zhu, W. (2016). Social-aware video delivery: challenges, approaches, and directions. IEEE Network, 30(5), 35-39. doi:10.1109/MNET.2016.7579024

Natasha Lomas, N. (2016, October 31). Vine founders’ Hype app blends live video into a rich multimedia mix. Retrieved November 4, 2016


When in the Public Eye

Deitsch, Richard. (February, 2015).Panel: Young Women in Sports Journalism share their Experiences. Retrieved Oct 20, 2016.

Just Not Sports. (April 26, 2016). #morethanmean. [Video File]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9tU-D-m2JY8.

Moritz, B. (2015). The Story Versus the Stream: Digital Media’s Influence on Newspaper Sports Journalism. International Journal Of Sport Communication, 8(4), 397-410.

Changing the Narrative

Chen S., Duncan T., Street E., & Hesterberg B. (2016, July 22). Differences in official athletic coverage and social media use between men’s and women’s basketball teams. The Sport Journal.

Dupere, K. (2016, July 26). Dove’s new campaign challenges how the media portrays women in sports. Mashable. Retrieved October 21, 2016.

Women’s Sport Foundation. (2016, Sept. 9). Factors influencing girls’ participation in sports. Retrieved October 21st, 2016.

Kicking Stereotypes Off the Field

Dosh, K. (2016, February 22). The Evolution of Marketing To Female Sports Fans. Retrieved October 23, 2016.

Esmonde, K., Cooky, C., & Andrews, D. L. (2015). “It’s Supposed to be About the Love of the Game, not the Love of Aaron Rodgers’ Eyes”: Challenging the Exclusions of Women’s Sports Fans. Sociology Of Sport Journal32(1), 22-48. doi:10.1123/ssj.2014-0072

Lutkin, A. (2016, June 22). Welcome To ‘The Relish,’ A Condescension-Free Community For Female Sports Fans. Retrieved October 26, 2016.

Posting Through Glass Ceilings

Andrews, Cooky, Esmonde. Sociology of Sport Journal, 2015, 32, 22 -48 http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/ssj.2014-0072 © 2015 Human Kinetics, Inc.

Street, E. (2016, July 22). Differences in Official Athletic Website Coverage and Social Media use Between Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams. Retrieved December 05, 2016,.

Maxwell, H. D. (2009, October 28). Burden, Buzz or Both?: Reflections on Social Media & Women’s Sports. Retrieved December 05, 2016.