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Ellyn Bartges - Girls Basketball

Growing up in Hinsdale, Illinois, Ellyn played for one of the eight teams that competed in the first state tournaments for girl's basketball. After graduating college with a degree in history, Ellyn was an assistant basketball coach at the University of North Carolina - Charlotte from 1988 through 1994. After challenging the university about violations of Title IX, Ellyn and her partner moved to Macomb, Illinois. Throughout her career, Ellyn conducted twenty-six oral history interviews with coaches, players, administrators, and referees whose stories went hand in hand with Title IX.

Interview Links

Feature Excerpt

Reading Title IX


Interview Session 01 (Audio)

Early life & High School sports & tournament

Interview Session 02 (Audio)

Ellyn's college and coaching career


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Ellyn Bartages' Family Memories Interview & Photos

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