A Southern California highschool principal apologized this week for a scarcity of sportsmanship and integrity following a lopsided sport Friday between two faculties in Inglewood.
Inglewood Excessive College was up 59-0 after the primary quarter towards Morningside Excessive College on its strategy to a blowout 106-0 victory. Inglewood, whose quarterback handed for 13 touchdowns within the sport, additionally went for a 2-point conversion with a 104-0 lead.
Criticism from the school district followed, together with a vow to analyze what transpired.
In an announcement issued Monday, Inglewood Principal Debbie Tate apologized. She mentioned Inglewood coach Mil’Von James additionally apologized to Morningside.
“We didn’t conduct ourselves with sportsmanship and integrity and the ultimate rating was unacceptable,” Tate mentioned in her assertion. “Our administration and training employees consider that athletics needs to be a supply of pleasure for our neighborhood. Whereas Friday’s sport didn’t mirror our greatest judgement as directors, the Morningside Excessive College and Inglewood Excessive College soccer gamers, and their coaches have labored arduous all season and deserve our respect.”
The assertion went on to say directors will work with coaches to stop errors from being repeated.
Morningside’s coach known as the efficiency “classless,” including that the opponent refused to permit a working clock following a decisive first quarter, the Los Angeles Times reported.
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