WATCH: Out's Profile of Megan Rapinoe Featured on 'NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams'

8.10.2012

By Out.com Editors

Our gold-medal winning soccer champ and profile subject got a mention on last night's evening news!

After winning the Olympic gold medal against Japan yesterday, the U.S. Women's soccer team got all kinds of media treatment, especially star player Megan Rapinoe. In covering the win, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams did a segment highlighting Rapinoe not only as a role model for women in sports, but for the LGBT community. In doing so they featured our recent profile of the athelete, including the we had the honor of breaking her coming-out news. Thanks to NBC for the mention and Rapinoe for your undying dedication!

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