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"Coed Sports: When Should Boys and Girls Play Separately?" by Melissa Flandreau, from Active Kids
Stepping Stone Article: This article introduces the pros and cons of co-ed teams.
“Mythbusting: What Every Female Should Know,” from the Women’s Sports Foundation
This longer piece explains the legal rights of women regarding a variety of aspects of playing sports.
“Issues Related to Girls and Boys Competing With and Against Each Other in Sports and Physical Activity Settings: The Foundation Position” from the Women’s Sports Foundation
This longer piece explains the legality of when girls are not allowed on a boys' team.
“Argumentative Essay: Should Girls Be Allowed to Play on Boys Sports Teams,” from Scholar Advisor
This opinion article supports the idea that girls should not play on boys' teams.
"Males and females should not mix on the field of competition," by Janelle Greer, from The Express Times
In this opinion article, the author explains why she believes that boys and girls should not be on the same teams.
"5 Reasons for Girls to Play Sports," by Sarah R. Gibson, MD, from KidsHealth
This article succinctly lists and explains five health benefits that result from playing sports.
"The gender gap in sports injuries," Robert H. Shmerling, MD, from Harvard Health Publishing
This article, written by a doctor, explains why women are more likely to be a victim of a sports-related injury than men.
"New Research Shows Long-Term Benefits of Sports for Girls," by Holly Kearl, from the American Association of University Women (AAUW)