Putnam County Community Remains Stunned Over Resignation Of Basketball CoachWhen the recent Section 1 tournament semifinal loss to Mount Vernon deteriorated into a series of racial insults at the game and on the Internet, Kevin Downes said it hurt him personally.
Official: Mahopac Players Used Racial Slurs At Basketball Game Against Mount VernonFive more students have been suspended in connection with racist Twitter rants at a high school basketball game in Westchester County, and allegations were mounting Friday that players used racial slurs too.
Fury Erupts Over Racially-Charged Tweets After Westchester High School Basketball Game Some high school students in Westchester County were under fire Wednesday evening, after their basketball team lost a close game.
Teen Reportedly Shot Outside NY High SchoolSchools spokeswoman Desiree Grand was reported as saying the victim was a 16-year-old high school student. She did not know his condition or what prompted the shooting.
Westchester Teacher Accused Of Attacking StudentTeacher rage has rocked Westchester County. A high school teacher is accused of manhandling and throwing a student into a brick wall.