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Putnam County Community Remains Stunned Over Resignation Of Basketball Coach

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.

03/17/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Report: Mahopac Basketball Coach Resigns Amid Accusations Of Students’ Racist Tweets

A high school basketball coach has resigned in the wake of a racially charged social media controversy that broke out after Mahopac was defeated by Mount Vernon High School.

03/15/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

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.

03/05/2014