Girls on Boy's Sports Teams?
Article By Sammi Schneider
Can there be cons of girls playing on boy's sports teams? The answer is yes. Sure, it can lower their self esteem if they lose to a girl, it hurts teams by drawing away some of the best players, and sometimes, it makes boys downright uncomfortable if they are playing against a girl in wrestling, football, or any other contact sports. However, the benefits completely outweigh the drawbacks. Giving girls a chance to play on boy's sports teams will increase their self esteem and open more chances for competition. To all you girls out there who want to play on boy's teams, go for it. Don't let anyone dull your sparkle. Prove everyone around you wrong, that girls can be just as capable as boys. So girls, get out there and show them what you've got!