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Hear her roar!
Jen Welter made history by becoming the first woman to play running back in a men’s pro football game.
And who said ladies can’t play football?
"My friends all think I’m crazy. But they also think it’s pretty cool."
-Erin DiMeglio, a high school senior who was named third-string quarterback to her Plantation, Fla., school’s otherwise all-male football team
"There was definitely disappointment [earlier this week], but in the end we ended up with this team medal, and I’m the happiest person right now."
- Gymnast Jordyn Wieber, who failed to make the all-around finals but led Team U.S.A. to win Olympic gold at the team competition, to PEOPLE