Girls' Summit

Third Annual

Girls Summit Panel

The Grizzlies hosted a panel discussion in the Built Ford Tough Training Facility at FedExForum before the Grizzlies vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game.

Special guest moderator Ros Gold-Onwude, and panelist Renee Montgomery, Naya Tapper, Sara McMann and Niya Bailey discussed the impact that sports had on their lives on and off the court/field. Summit facilitators had the opportunity to engage with female high school student-athletes, youth sports coaches and community stakeholders throughout the Greater Memphis area. 

Girls Summit

The Memphis Grizzlies in support with the Women’s Foundation of Greater Memphis and Nike hosted its Third Annual Girls Summit. The Grizzlies invited 400 middle school girls from across Shelby County to spend the day at FedExForum, sampling a range of movement, non-traditional, and traditional sports clinics.

The Girls Summit had six rotations:

  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Wrestling
  • Rugby
  • Fitness 
  • Play Equals Power sessions

Special guests and sport facilitators Renee Montgomery, Nina Davis, Naya Tapper, Sara McMann, Sarah CaHill were on hand to lead the demonstrations and give insight on their sport.