OAKLAND, California (KGO) –
Stephen Curry, the star of Golden State Warriors, meets a young Napa basketball player named Riley Morrison after she has joined her.
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The 9-year-old wrote a letter to Curry asking why his sneakers were designed only for boys and men, saying "girls also want to make Curry 5 vibrate".
Curry replied. He tweeted the following handwritten answer:
"I appreciate your concern and have spent the last two days arguing with Under Armor about how we can solve the problem.Unfortunately, we've labeled smaller sizes as" boys "on the website you can proudly wear my kicks – so I will send you a pair of Curry 5 and you will be one of the first kids to get the Curry 6. "
The NBA's MVP twice did not stop there. He ended his letter by inviting the young fan to East Bay in 2019.
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"We have something special in the work of International Women's Day on March 8th and I want you to party with me!" More events to come, but plan to be in Oakland that night!"
Morrison told Teen Vogue, who originally told the story that she had written to Curry because she thought it was "unfair" that the shoes were not available only in the boys section of the website.
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"I wanted to help make things equal for all girls, because girls also play basketball," she said.
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