Mo’ne Davis, the breakout star from this summer’s Little League World Series, made headlines Tuesday when a Chevrolet commercial starring her debuted online.
“Dear United States of America,” the advertisement begins. “I am 13 years old. This summer was the best summer of my young life.” She goes on to say that she “stand[s] for girls who want to play sports with the boys, and to be a role model for people, both young and old.”
Davis, who became the first Little Leaguer to
grace the cover of
A version of this news article first appeared in the Schooled in Sports blog.