Sam Gordon: Girl Dominates Boys in Pee-Wee Football League

Friday, 09 Nov 2012 05:25 PM

By Michael Mullins

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Who says girls can’t dominate on the football field? Not 9-year old Sam Gordon, who has become a viral hit thanks to a video that shows her rolling over the boys in her Pee Wee football league.

Sam, who plays both offense and defense, scored 35 touchdowns, rushed for nearly 2,000 yards and made 65 tackles this season in her Salt Lake City youth football league, according to ABC News's "Good Morning America" feature on the young gridiron star.

The videos of Samantha breaking tackles and rushing down the field past her male counterparts have gone viral, with over 2 million views on one version of the video uploaded to YouTube, according to NBC News 5 out of Colorado Springs.

The GMA feature:



The original footage has been taken down, but in true Internet fashion, a version lives on.

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