We’re Celebrating Our 17th Birthday

We Are Greater, Together Thank You for making us who we are. Our story began in 2004 in Birmingham, Alabama—it’s unbelievable how we have grown from one event a year to welcoming hundreds of girls…


Girls Put Math Skills to the Test at Meet + Mentor Memphis

Play Like a Girl recently held its second Meet + Mentor day camp for middle school girls, this time in Memphis. Academy Sports + Outdoors staff, University of Alabama strength and conditioning coach…


Meet + Mentor Tulsa Teaches Girls to Fish

Morgan Prater and employee volunteers lead Meet + Mentor Tulsa powered by Academy Sports + Outdoors  Play Like a Girl’s Meet + Mentor events are ongoing celebrations to shine a light on empowering…


View from the Green

Highlights from the inaugural Play Like a Girl On the Green charity golf scramble The first-ever Play Like a Girl On the Green charity golf scramble was one for the record books. Held June 14 at The…


Benefits of Mentoring for Girls and Young Women

Pairing girls with mentors early on paves the way for a brighter future Before Katherine Johnson began calculating trips to the moon for NASA, she had mentors. Johnson, whose story was immortalized…