Afro-Latina athletes in a collage

While sports continue to be a male-dominated field, we know women are taking the lead in growing the sport beyond its current fan base. Latinas have seen the largest growth in entrepreneurship and higher education, so we think it’s time Latinas are recognized for their talent in sports as well. In honor of Black History Month, we are taking a look at five Afro-Latinas who are making strides in the field of sports.

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