Rhode Island Home to 1st Transgender High School Coach

Stephen Alexander has been coaching boys’ soccer at Ponaganset High School in Gloucester, R.I., for the past three years. But what separates Alexander from the average high school coach is that he identifies as transgender. Alexander made history recently when he came out as transgender in an interview by Outsports.com, making him the first openly […]

Only on 10: First out transgendered coach in US works in RI

Stephen Alexander says he always knew as far back as he can remember that he was transgendered. Inside he was male, but on the outside he was really female. “I knew early on, but transgender is a very broad term,” he said. The gender issue was nearly all consuming through middle and high school growing […]