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Ladies Who Hoop: Meet the group training the next generation of female athletes — and leaders


Amber Batchelor just wanted to play basketball with her girlfriends when she realized that her community in New York City’s Upper West Side could benefit from an all-women’s league. Now, Batchelor is known as “The Mayor” for founding and running Ladies Who Hoop, the non-profit league that prides itself on fostering teamwork in both adults and young women. TODAY’s Dylan Dreyer hits the court to meet the impressive group — and tries her best to keep up.