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On The Fly: Sun To Honor Three Special Women

On The Fly: Sun To Honor Three Special Women

The Connecticut Sun will honor its 2015 Women of Inspiration at halftime Saturday: Marcy MacDonald, Sarah Gallardo and Suzy Whaley, who will receive the Margo Dydek Award, named after the former Sun player who died in 2011 at 37. Whaley is the first woman to be elected an officer of the PGA of America and in 2003 became the first woman to play in a PGA Tour event in 58 years when she competed in the Greater Hartford Open. MacDonald set the American record for English Channel crossings (15) last summer, and this summer became the first American to swim the 23-mile length of Loch Ness in Scotland. Gallardo was a victim of domestic abuse who founded Sarah Speaks Up (sarahspeaksup.com). ......

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