UIL proposes ‘birth certificate’ rule for transgender student-athletes

CAM-UIL-GENDER-1020_frame_0_16791Should transgender student-athletes play for the girls team or the boys team? The University Interscholastic League now wants to give schools some guidelines for that decision.

The board that governs school sports is considering an update to its constitution: a new rule that would say a student-athlete’s gender is determined by what’s on the birth certificate.

The UIL’s constitution is designed to give school districts a level playing field. click here for complete story