People: Brittney Griner profiled in People’s ‘The Out Field’

3 Posted by - May 28, 2014 - News

Brittney is featured in this week’s People magazine in a portfolio profiling several out figures in the sports world. See below for an excerpt from Brittney’s written piece and a link to BG’s full profile.


I loved Baylor. I grew up as a person, grew as a player, won a national championship. But being “The Face of the Program” and not being able to be the whole face was a challenge. You can’t give all of you, because all of you isn’t accepted. The women’s locker-room culture is a little more open than [in men’s sports]. In high school gym class, there were comments like, “I don’t know if I can chance with you here.” Just because I’m gay doesn’t mean I like you!


See the full Brittney Griner profile here…(via People)

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