Alissa Wykes is an American football running back for the Philadelphia Liberty Belles of the Independent Women's Football League. She was the league MVP in 2001, the inaugural season that the Liberty Belles won the NWFA title. She came out as a lesbian in the December/January 2002 edition of Sports Illustrated for Women and was also featured in several other gay/lesbian magazines and newspapers. In 2002, she, along with her partner, were part of the Washington, DC Pride parade. She also participated as a panel member at the first National Gay/Lesbian Athletics Conference at MIT in Cambridge, MA in 2003.
Asya Miller Lapper (born 1979 in Lapeer, Michigan) is a multiple medalist in goalball who was nominated for ESPY Award in 2009. Her visual impairment is caused by Stargardt disease. She has also competed in various throwing events, like discus, besides goalball. Her wife is fellow goalballer Jen Armbruster.
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