Mar 07, 2015

School lacrosse team cancels game over rival's Redskins name

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban school district with numerous Native American students on Friday cancelled a boys' lacrosse game against a district that's debating whether to do away with its Redskins nickname. Akron School Superintendent Kevin Shanley said the decision to cancel the Akron Tigers' March 31 varsity game against the Lancaster Redskins was made in support of Native Americans who...

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