It's your call

October 05, 1990

The issue of female reporters having access to locker rooms in professional sports has been in the news lately. Lisa Olson of the Boston Herald says she was harassed by several players in the New England Patriots locker room. And Monday night, Cincinnati Bengals coach Sam Wyche violated NFL policy when he banned USA Today reporter Denise Tom from his team's locker room after the game.

The NFL, like other pro sports organizations, has a policy of equal access to locker rooms for male and female reporters, who must conduct interviews there.

Should female reporters be allowed in pro locker rooms?

Should any reporters be allowed in pro locker rooms?

To register your opinion, call SUNDIAL at 783-1800 (or 268-7736 in Anne Arundel County) today until midnight. After you hear the greeting, you'll be asked to punch in a four-digit code on your touch-tone phone. Punch 4600 and you'll be connected with "It's Your Call," The Evening Sun's phone survey on topical issues.

"It's Your Call" represents a sampling of opinions from certain segments of the community, but it is not balanced demographically, as would be done in a scientific public opinion poll.

* Look for the results in Monday's Evening Sun.

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