Colonie Athletics Department hosts Girls Day Out event

a group of students post for photo in a gym.
Nearly 70 students participated in Girls Day Out at Colonie High School on Saturday, Feb. 1.

In recognition of  the 34th Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) the  Colonie Athletics Department hosted a Girls Day Out on Saturday, Feb. 1 at Colonie High School.

Nearly 70 students grades K-6 participated having the opportunity to play four different sports: Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, and Lacrosse.

This celebration inspires girls and women to play and be active. The athletic department, event organizers, and coaches were thrilled to celebrate the importance of equal opportunity for all girls and women in sports.

Thanks to our student athletes who helped out by being fantastic role models!

View photos from the event here.