Growing up on a farm in Minnesota, Connor Syverson had a tumultuous coming out experience. Fortunately, one of his found families was on the volleyball court.
It took Iowa assistant coach Lowell McNicholas a while to be comfortable with telling his coming out story. Now he’s posting engagement photos on social media.
"Since I have been completely out, I feel like I am on a victory tour with every conversation I have," says a pro soccer exec on this list with people from the WNBA, NBC, CBS, ESPN and U.S. Ski and Snowboard.
Van Raaphorst is a college baseball umpire working western conference who is also publicly out as gay.
In expansion of Title IX, court says sexual orientation can be used to judge cases of alleged harassment.
35 college Twitter athletic accounts celebrated Pride Month, while 30 have not. Four stood out. The SEC was mostly missing in action.
Quayle has found both acceptance and homophobia in South Dakota, competing for Northern State University.
Lia Thomas ignited a debate over trans inclusion in college sports. She’s not the first or last to compete.
You likely have never heard of Ray Libman, who quietly broke ground in sports in the early 2000s.
Hirsch fences for Wayne State University. He may be the first trans man to compete in an NCAA Men’s Regional.
Albiero has been on the US Swimming National Team. He is now talking more about being a gay athlete representing the USA.
In an interview on The Trans Sporter Room, Henig gives a deeper glimpse into his transition in and out of the pool.
Henig talks about coming full circle in a New York Times op-ed.
The Ivy League swimmers were both at the center of one of the biggest stories in all of sport in 2022.
When this college soccer team heard a gay slur, they took action thanks in part to having had a gay captain
The Colby-Sawyer soccer team says it will walk off the field if any opponents use gay slurs.
A gay South Florida Bulls alumnus is championing the new LGBT-inclusion scholarship for athletes.
How the first trans woman student-athlete at a small Virginia all-women’s college made a mark and made positive change.
The out athlete competed for the University of Arizona at the National Championships.
There is lots of information, and falsehoods, shared about Penn swimmer Lia Thomas.
Outsports is tracking trans swimmers Lia Thomas and Iszac Henig at the NCAA Women’s Swimming Championships.
The conversation can continue after Lia Thomas, Iszac Henig and everyone at the NCAA Swimming Championships get on to the action, please.
For the first NCAA trans student-athletes to reach a Division I championship event, the road was long, twisty and worth it.
March Madness includes schools with great LGBTQ records, and some that could use some work.
Thomas gives personal insight on the last few months headed to Ivy Championships, the NCAAs and beyond.
They will be the first out trans athletes to compete at a Division 1 championship meet in NCAA history.
Thomas and Henig each had record-setting performances in the Ivy League Championships.
Lia Thomas won the women’s 500-free at the Ivy League Championship, setting a pool record.
Thomas has endured public attacks while the Ivy League and Penn remained silent for too long.
Conference notes NCAA policy for current year only applies to NCAA championships.
The NCAA has said it will defer its trans policies to governing bodies. League championships are in two weeks.