An Oak Park legend

Courtney Ahdoot is a football player who happens to be a girl, not a girl who plays football



HER WAY—Courtney Ahdoot, a senior goalie, smiles during Oak Park High girls’ soccer practice. Four of her six wins have been shutouts.
Courtney Ahdoot felt the weight of 10,000 linemen on her shoulders.
Ahdoot was about to become the first girl to play in a varsity football game for Oak Park High. She ran onto the field for an extra point attempt in the Aug. 26 season opener against Beverly Hills.
This wasn’t garden variety pressure. This was fourth-and-goal at the Super Bowl pressur...

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