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WNBA’s Layshia Clarendon and wife Jessica welcome new baby

The Clarendons announced the birth of their child on Christmas Day.

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New York Liberty guard Layshia Clarendon and wife Jessica Dolan Clarendon received the “best Christmas present ever” this year, announcing on social media the birth of #BabyC.

“Don’t hesitate to embrace and celebrate your joy,” Layshia wrote on Instagram. “We all deserve it, in times like these, and always.”

Jessica and Layshia Clarendon were married in 2017, and announced Jessica’s pregnancy in June.

Earlier this month, Clarendon announced she identifies as trans, in addition to non-binary, with the message, “There’s more than one way to be trans.”

Follow Layshia Clarendon on Instagram (@layshiac) by clicking here and their wife Jessica (@jessicaclarendon) by clicking here.