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Principal's world travels shaped views on education

...would you like to play ball?' " she said. "I was like, 'Sure, why not?'"It was the 1980s. The Women's National Basketball Association wouldn't form until 1996. Female players who continued with the sport after college played at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-09-11/principals-world
Overtime: NRA SportFest slated Sunday at Pinetucky

...Clemson and Hephzibah star Itoro Umoh and Clemson teammate Amy Geren are among women participating in the Women's National Basketball Association pre-draft camp in Chicago today. WNBA coaches and general managers are evaluating the skills of college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/17/oth_259250.shtml
Other sports
One for the women

...felt like she didn't have the same opportunities to continue her play as her male counterparts. The Women's National Basketball Association, with the financial support and name of the NBA behind it and a major television contract, got off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/22/oth_210249.shtml
Other sports
Camp prepares pupils for school

...taking field trips to places such as the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, the planetarium in Aiken and a Women's National Basketball Association camp. Pupils also were read to by local dignitaries, including Mayor Bob Young and Clint Bryant, athletic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/13/met_292275.shtml
Metro
A defining victory

...gold in 1980. There is talk now of forming a women's soccer league in the U.S., comparable to the Women's National Basketball Association, but that prospect is shaky at best. The WNBA's nationally televised games has the NBA's power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/13/edi_265542.shtml
Editorials
In the know

...renew, signing a new three-year contract. The deal for the years 2000 through 2002 includes ads on Women's National Basketball Association telecasts, on-court signs at all WNBA arenas and sales of WNBA merchandise in Sears stores. A company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/03/ent_262818.shtml
Things to Do
Blames biased reporting for obscurity

...have repeatedly written and called your sports editor asking that he publish information on the ABL and Women's National Basketball Association, but to no avail. By all accounts, the WNBA is alive and well after a highly successful year, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/18/op_250573.shtml
Opinion columns
Subpoena sent to the NBA

...the ABL's access to media and sponsors. Blumenthal issued a subpoena to the NBA, which oversees the Women's National Basketball Association, a rival to the former ABL. The subpoena was part of his investigation into whether the NBA conspired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/12/nba_249966.shtml
NBA
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