NBA All-Star Game

Transgender Boy Wins Controversial Girls State Title

Mack Beggs had just won a state wrestling title Saturday in a category he didn't want to be in.

But instead of wallowing in a debate about what should or should not have happened during the weekend at the Texas state girls wrestling tournament, the 17-year-old transgender boy simply decided to be a good teammate.

"I wouldn't be here today if it weren't for my teammates," he said. "That's honestly what the spotlight should have been on is my teammates. The hard work that I put in in the practice room with them, beside me — we trained hard every, single day. Every, single day and that's where the spotlight should have been on. Not me. All of these guys. Because...

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