Bilqis Adbul-Qaadir (Students)

From March 22, 2019 3:00 pm until March 22, 2019 4:30 pm
Posted by Meaghan Hardy-Lavoie
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Bilqis Adbul-Qaadir is the all-time leading scorer in Massachusetts history for High School Basketball (male or female). In 2010, she became the first NCAA Division I player to play while wearing hijab. Her dream to play professionally was halted by the International Basketball Federation’s rule banning the hijab. Through her efforts, the ban was overturned in May 2017. Hear her inspiring story.