Female Athletes

Christie Pearce

One of the most legendary players in the history of international soccer, Christie Pearce Rampone retired as a professional player in 2017 and currently works as a broadcast analyst for FOX Sports. Most recently, she was elected as a first ballot selection into the National Soccer Hall of Fame. A native of Point Pleasant, N.J., […]

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Ashton Smith

Ashton Smith, a 37-year-old champion swimmer from Fort Worth who competed in the Special Olympics World Games. Smith learned to swim at the YMCA in Waxahachie when she was 8 and has been competing in Special Olympics events ever since. “I want the best for myself. It means a lot to me. Sports gives me […]

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Simone Biles

Simone Arianne Biles is an American artistic gymnast. Biles is the 2016 Olympic individual all-around, vault and floor champion. She was also part of the gold medal winning team dubbed the “final five” at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Biles is a three-time world all-around champion (2013–15), three-time world floor champion (2013–15), […]

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