Mount Vernon High School
When 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.
Five 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.
Some high school students in Westchester County were under fire Wednesday evening, after their basketball team lost a close game.
Schools 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.
Teacher rage has rocked Westchester County. A high school teacher is accused of manhandling and throwing a student into a brick wall.