“Leveling the playing field” between men and women should not mean women have to make drastic decisions about family planning. How about companies simply stop discriminating against women because they might get pregnant?
Stop treating everything that doesn’t qualify as a white-male trait as a knock against someone’s ability to do a job, and have some respect for basic human biology and the role women play in reproduction.
Pregnancy is not something that should be held against anyone.
Also, shove your sports metaphors into that dark place in your soul where your writing career died.