Testosterone-enhanced female-to-male trans keeps beating girls in wrestling tournament

Testosterone-enhanced female-to-male trans keeps beating girls in wrestling tournament
(Image: Screen grab of Star-Telegram video)

[Ed. – They used to call this cheating.]

Beggs, who dismantled two opponents on Friday’s opening day, winning both by major decisions, picked up his [sic] third consecutive state-tournament victory with a pin of familiar rival Kailyn Clay of Grand Prairie. Beggs also defeated Clay in last week’s regional tournament before Clay also advanced to state.

After the match, Clay followed suit with the other wrestlers who have been pitted against Beggs, a female transitioning to a male more than a year into testosterone treatment, and declined to speak with reporters and was quick to exit the competition area at the Berry Center in the Cypress-Fairbanks school district. …

Beggs…has been on testosterone treatments since October 2015…

At least one wrestling parent, Patti Overstreet, yelled “cheater” at Beggs.

“Look at how beefed up she is,” Overstreet said. “It’s because she’s taking an enhancement. Whether she’s a boy, girl, wants to be purple or blue it doesn’t matter. When you’re using a drug and you’re 10 times stronger than the person you’re wrestling because of that drug, that shouldn’t be allowed.”

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