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Local women heat up World Bikini Football League

Federal Way resident Elizabeth Dunn plays for the Seattle Emeralds in the World Bikini Football League, which is hosting its first live game 11 a.m. Aug. 23 at Civic Stadium in Bellingham. - Courtesy photo
Federal Way resident Elizabeth Dunn plays for the Seattle Emeralds in the World Bikini Football League, which is hosting its first live game 11 a.m. Aug. 23 at Civic Stadium in Bellingham.
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The World Bikini Football League (TWBFL) is hosting its first live game 11 a.m. Aug. 23 at Civic Stadium in Bellingham. And Federal Way will be well represented. Federal Way resident Elizabeth Dunn plays for the Seattle Emeralds. Former resident and Decatur grad Maureen Francisco plays and is co-captain of the Boise Wildfire. The day consists of six flag football games. Fans also have an opportunity to take pictures and get autographs of the players who reside throughout the Puget Sound area and out of state. General admission is $15, and $8 for children 13 and under and senior citizens. Tickets can be purchased online at www.twbfl.com.

In addition to playing football, these women have day jobs as personal trainers, actors and CEOs of their own businesses.

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