FAQ — Why is a transgender boy allowed to wrestle against the girls in Texas?

FAQ: Why is a transgender boy allowed to wrestle against

Mack Beggs is scheduled to wrestle in the girls’ high school state championship this weekend in Texas. But Beggs, who’s undefeated, is a transgender boy. We address questions about his situation.

Texas ‘transgender boy’ wins second girls’ wrestling state

A transgender boy has won the Texas girls’ Class 6A 110-pound division title for the second time.Mack Beggs, 18, a senior at Euless Trinity High School near Dallas, won the title Saturday at a tournament in Cypress outside of Houston, the Associated Press reported.

Texas policy forces transgender teen boy to wrestle

On Friday, Mack Beggs, an undefeated high school wrestler from Texas, will compete at the girls’ state tournament in suburban Houston. But unlike the rest of the teen’s female competitors

Transgender boy wins girls’ wrestling championship – CNN

Feb 27, 2017 · He had just won the University Interscholastic League (UIL) state girls’ championship, making him the league’s first transgender boy to win a state wrestling title.

Transgender boy wins girls’ state wrestling title for

CYPRESS, Texas — For the second year in a row, a transgender wrestler has won the Texas girls’ Class 6A 110-pound division. Mack Beggs, an 18-year-old senior from Euless Trinity High School

Transgender Boy Wins Texas Girls’ Wrestling Title – The

Feb 25, 2017 · An Associated Press article last Sunday about Mack Beggs, a transgender boy competing in the Texas girls’ wrestling state tournament misstated, in …

Transgender teen who identifies as a boy wins girls’ state

A boy who says he’s a girl because he wants to wrestle girls would have to be allowed to wrestle girls. He’d receive plenty of hazing for that from his peers, especially if it seemed like his “transition” was merely a ruse to make him eligible to compete against weaker opponents (Beggs’s transition obviously isn’t a ruse), so the

Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs identifies as a male. He

Mack Beggs ended a highly controversial and dramatic weekend by becoming the first transgender participant to win a Class 6A girls’ state championship in Texas high school wrestling.

Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs put in girls’ league by

On Friday, Mack Beggs, an undefeated high school wrestler from Texas, will compete at the girls state tournament in suburban Houston. But unlike the rest of the competitors, Beggs, 17, is a boy

Transgender boy Mack Beggs wins girls wrestling title as

As a boy, Beggs should have been allowed to compete against other boys all along. His high school does have a boys wrestling team . Yet because state law is so adamant about a few letters on a

Transgender athlete Chris Mosier talks about Texas

When Mack Beggs won the Texas girls’ wrestling championship as a transgender boy, the conversation by those watching devolved into talk about birth certificates and hormones.

Mack Beggs, transgender boy, wins Texas state girls

CYPRESS, Texas –A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism from those who

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Transgender boy wins Texas girls wrestling championship

Feb 26, 2018 · For the second year in a row, Mack Beggs is the Texas girls 6A wrestling champion in the 110-pound weight class. And for the second straight year, …

Transgender Texas Boy Wins Championship In Girls

Mar 01, 2017 · This weekend, Mack Beggs became the first transgender person to win a Class 6A girls’ state championship in Texas high school wrestling. The …