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Sad time for Meadors, Dream

Originally Published: August 27, 2012
By Mechelle Voepel | espnW

Happy birthday, Marynell Meadors! You turned 69 years old Monday, and you've given much of your adult life to helping the cause of women's athletics and moving forward the sport of basketball.

You were born in Nashville during the middle of World War II. You fell in love with the sport decades before Title IX, shooting at a rim attached to a tree. For a girl who cherished basketball during what was, essentially, still the dark ages for women's sports, Tennessee was at least ...

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