Archbishop: Girl, 11, allowed to play football

Oklahoman Published: March 15, 2013

From ABC News: Caroline Pla, the 11-year-old football player who earned national fame for being kicked off her local football team because she was a girl, will be allowed to play this upcoming season, the Archbishop of Philadelphia ruled Thursday.

It's a major victory in a fight Caroline and her family have waged for months. "Nightline" caught up with Caroline after school, who was elated when she learned the news and hugged her friends.

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