Girls Hockey Players: How it Boosts Confidence

Three stories about three very different female hockey players, all with one thing in common


The Shy Girl

Rachel is described by her mother as a shy person. She has a few friends at school, and as she heads into the eighth grade her mom worries about Rachel’s social growth. Her grades were, as far as her mom was concerned, those of an underachieving child who had demonstrated above-average intelligence at an early age. Then Rachel joined the local girls hockey players league, and everything changed…