A transgender middle school student in West Virginia won her shot put competition by more than three feet last week — as a slew of young girls staged a protest and refused to compete against her.

Becky Pepper-Jackson, 13, took first place at the Harrison County Championships track meet last Thursday with a 32-foot throw, records show.

The second-place competitor finished with a 29-foot effort.

Footage posted online from the meet showed at least five girls from a rival school stepping up to the plate and then refusing to take their throw in a show of protest.

Read more at https://nypost.com/2024/04/22/us-news/trans-middle-school-athlete-wins-girls-shot-put-event-by-more-than-3ft/

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