Who was the first woman in the US to play basketball?
The roots of women basketball lead us back to Senda Berenson number 8.
In the 1980's and 1990's there were quite a few firsts for women. This included Sandra Day O'Connor becoming the first female Justice on the Supreme Court in 1981, Sally Ride becoming the first woman in space in 1983, Elizabeth Dole being the first woman to be Secretary of Transportation also in 1983. Joan Benoit won the first women's Olympic Marathon in 1984. The first woman to become a police chief was Penny Harrington in…
Yes, Mexicans do play basketball. I am a US citizen and from Canadian/American parents. I have a Mexican friend who plays basketball at our local high school and he's very talented. As a freshman he scored a game-high, 18 points. My other Mexican friend also plays basketball well, because of his hops and quickness.