Outsports at 10: Corey Johnson

The story of Massachusetts high school football captain Corey Johnson captured the imagination of many in 2000. His was one of the first big stories Outsports covered in our infancy, and it was a story that showed us the potential for what we were doing.

Johnson has since moved to New York City. He's a founding member of the New York Gay Football League and won a couple Gay Bowls with yours truly. But his passion is politics and he has immersed himself in the Democrat Party and the fight for gay equality in New York State. And it all started with this little story in Bay Windows...

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