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Before There Was Colin Kaepernick, There Was Toni Smith-Thompson

This excerpt from Loving Sports When They Don’t Love You Back is published with the permission of the University of Texas Press. Toni Smith-Thompson grew up in New York City and began playing basketball when she was 9 or 10 years old. She attended Manhattanville College, a small liberal arts college just outside the city. […]

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On the right is a photo of Toni Smith-Thompson. On the left is an image of the book Loving Sports When They Dont Love You Back
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