Mary Denise White was a founder of the Arlington Women's Soccer League in 1977. She coached youth girls teams to great
success at state, national and international competitions. At age 51, she began to compete in running events at the local and national levels. She has set records at the Northern Virginia Senior Games in sprints for her age group, and has been ranked Top Ten nationally for the 50, 100 and 200-meter distances. The Masters soccer team she plays for has earned national recognition as well.