This seems to be a daily occurrence anymore, but no matter how often it happens, we can’t turn our backs on those suffering from budget or gender equity concerns. Even if you can’t support financially, please pass the link along and spread the word.
(February 12, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA) – On January 25, 2010, Duquesne University Athletic Department announced the elimination of the men’s swim team along with baseball, wrestling, and golf. The university cited funding and compliance with Title IX (gender equity) as reasons for the elimination.
To support this effort, visit http://gofor5.org, or click here to download the PDF which can be printed and posted to your team’s bulletin board.