Good morning and welcome to a later than usual edition of The Huddle for today, December 16, 2020, due to connectivity issues. Hey, MikeMikeMikeMikeMike! You know what day it is? It’s Wednesday. A nor’easter is headed to my part of the world. Wherever you are, I hope you stay safe, stay warm and stay six feet away/wear a mask!
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
This Morning’s Outsports Headlines:
Also new this morning...
Several GO! SPACE and ECA members representing on a panel today on diversity, equity and inclusion in gymnastics. Click here to register!
If you’re an LGBTQ person in sports looking to connect with others in the community, head over to GO! SPACE to meet and interact with other LGBTQ athletes, or to Equality Coaching Alliance to find other coaches, administrators and other non-athletes in sports.
Highlights from Social Media:
It’s nice to see Team USA’s Athena Del Rosario’s smiling face again on Instagram! She’s marking 10 months since Facial Feminization Surgery and excited to share the results:
Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. Today, the Trans Sporter Room beams up Dr. Sheree Bakker from Bath, England, to share her research into transgender athletes, in which our Karleigh Webb is taking part. We also discuss the “Dr. Debate” over the doctorate of First Lady-to-be Dr. Jill Biden. And I share a clip from a forthcoming interview with the actress who plays “Tilly” on “Star Trek: Discovery,” the wonderful Mary Wiseman! Listen here:
Today’s Sports Calendar
Click here for ESPN’s calendar for men’s college basketball:
Click here for ESPN’s calendar for women’s college basketball:
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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