Ohio school allows girl to play on football team
BALTIMORE, Ohio (AP) — A school district that denied a 12-year-old seventh-grader a spot on the football team because she is a girl reversed its decision because it didn’t want to spend tax money fighting the issue, the school’s superintendent said.
The school announced Friday that Makhaela Jenkins will be allowed on the team after all.
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