Fordson basketball player Fatima Kobeissi (11) defended by teammate Amira Abi Haidar, practices a layup Nov. 30 before the basketball game against Kennedy High School in Taylor, Mich. As more covered Muslim girls take up competitive sports supporters say it's time to get beyond merely allowing the hijab - the traditional Muslim headscarf worn for modesty - and help make those wearing them feel welcome.

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