Racism present at high school basketball games
Last updated 3/3/2022 at 3:18pm
Lady Raiders Assistant Coach Matthew Pleasants came across something shocking while reviewing video from their Feb. 18 game against the Okanogan Lady Bulldogs.
While a Lady Raider, who is of African-American descent as well as a tribal member, was shooting free throws, Okanogan fans jeered at her by making monkey noises.
Pleasants and his father, Head Coach Wallace “Peewee” Pleasants, a...