SPORTS ARTICLES

Equity IX is a digital media company founded by Leigh Ernst Friestedt to analyze key issues in sports and education: early recruiting, NCAA rules, gender equity and Title IX.

BC's Destiny - 2021 National Champions

EARLY RECRUITING

THE ROLE OF SPORTS IN EDUCATION

TLC #45 carries the ball at the Nike Elite G8 Girls Lacrosse Club Tournament (2015) to showcase for college coaches as part of the early recruiting process in girls lacrosse.  © Equity IX - SportsOgram - Photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt Early Recruiting - Equity IX - SportsOgram

EARLY RECRUITING

NCAA RULE

Duke women's lacrosse head coach, Kerstin Kimel, watches prospective student-athletes compete at the Nike Elite G8 girls lacrosse club tournament (2015).  Kimel was instrumental in passing the NCAA early recruiting legislation for lacrosse in 2017.  © Equ Kerstin Kimel - Early Recruiting - Equity IX - SportsOgram

NEW NCAA RECRUITING RULE

The NCAA approved landmark early recruiting legislation for men's and women's lacrosse in April 2017 to limit contact and communication with college coaches before September 1 of a prospective student-athlete's junior year in high school.   

SPORTSOGRAM

DIGITAL MEDIA SPORTS

SportsOgram is the digital media sports company for Equity IX.  Leigh Ernst Friestedt has photographed the top lacrosse events including:  NCAA Final Four, Ivy League,
ACC, Big 10 and Big East Championships - NYC Marathon, tennis and sailing regattas. 

NYC marathon runner Lindsay Ernst #67711 has a huge smile on her face with her arms up in glory as she runs in Central Park at mile 25 - photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt © Equity IX - SportsOgram - Photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt Lindsay Ernst - NYC Marathon 2017 - Mile 25 - © Equity IX - SportsOgram - Photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt
Gregory and Annabelle Fowlkes race their Indian sailboat in Nantucket at the Constable Cup.  Gregory wears a blue hat with matching blue and white Indian long sleeve t-shirt.  Annabelle has a yellow hat and hikes of the boat.  © Equity IX - SportsOgram - Sailing - Nantucket - Equity IX- SportsOgram
Sailor in black life jacket has a huge smile on his face with crew member wearing a white visor, red life jacket and sunglasses as they race the Indian sailboat at the Constable Cup in Nantucket.  © 2017 Equity IX - SportOgram - photo by Leigh Ernst Fries Sailing - Nantucket - Equity IX - SportsOgram

FILMS

EARLY RECRUIT

Early Recruit analyzes early recruiting in lacrosse where 8th-grade girls are "committing" to one of the most accelerated recruiting processes in college sports.

Zoe Belodeau (#14 Saints), an early recruit for Penn women's lacrosse, looks to shoot the lacrosse ball left handed in the ISL Girls Lacrosse Finals (2015).  © Equity IX - SportsOgram - Photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt Zoe Belodeau - Early Recruit (UPenn) - Equity IX - SportsOgram - Photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt

ARTICLES

Charlotte North (Boston College #8) draws against Syracuse #8 NCAA Women's Lacrosse Championship Game © Copyright Equity IX - SportsOgram - Leigh Ernst Friestedt 2021 Women's Lacrosse Championship

SPORTSOGRAM

Lindsay Ernst runs in the 2017 NYC Marathon at mile 25 with a huge smile on her face and arms lined in victory.  © Equity IX - SportsOgram - photo by Leigh Ernst Friestedt NYC Marathon - Equity IX - SportsOgram

Leigh Ernst Friestedt

Leigh Ernst Friestedt - CEO and Founder of Equity IX and SportsOgram - sports photography (lacrosse, sailing, tennis, marathons) and analyzes key issues in sports including early recruiting, NCAA rules, gender equity and Title IX. Leigh Ernst Friestedt - Equity IX, LLC
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