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Show you stand up to bullying by wearing purple for Spirit Day!

The Huddle is your daily briefing on what’s new in LGBT sports news, the latest links and who’s in the social media spotlight.

This gay football player’s superpowers against bullying were coming out and empowering himself

Jacob Lancaster faced daily bullying in elementary school. Now he’s focus on his senior season with his teammates.

Teenage girl playing on all-male hockey team faced sign and taunts mocking her gender

Opposing fans taunted Alyssa Wruble with a sign asking for her "gender reveal" during a recent game.

Spirit Day is a part of LGBT sports history

One teenage girl started it all, using the color purple in the LGBTQ rainbow flag to show support for the victims of bullying and suicide. Now it’s a nationwide effort.

Raised a Mormon, gay Utah goalie overcomes hate and bullying to find happiness

Carly Nelson was isolated and bullied after coming out as gay as a Mormon. At the University of Utah, she has found love and acceptance.