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More than 800 Colorado Mesa University student athletes representing 25 sports pack Meyers Ballroom on Sunday afternoon to listen to a presentation from You Can Play, a national nonprofit organization focused on teaching acceptance of LGBT athletes.

Fair play for all

National organization speaks to Mesa athletes about equality

If you can play, you can play.
A national nonprofit for inclusion in sports — including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender athletes — spoke to hundreds of varsity athletes and coaches at Colorado Mesa University on Sunday.
You Can Play, an organization which partners with several professional sports leagues, colleges, and high school athletic associations, brought in a panel of four speakers to educate and answer questions from Mesa athletes.


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