Wait, What? HS Basketball Coach Suspended After Team Wears Breast Cancer Awareness Jerseys

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HS Basketball Coach Suspended For Allowing Team To Wear Breast Cancer Awareness Jerseys

via Fox News

A Los Angeles high school girls basketball team whose unsanctioned support for breast cancer awareness got it banned from a high school tourney is back in, but their coach won’t be there to guide them.

Coach Victoria Sanders has been suspended for the remainder of the season for allowing the girls’ basketball team at Narbonne High School in Harbor City, Calif., to wear jerseys with pink letters and numbers as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

The “Gauchos” team — No. 1 in their division — was initially ousted from the tournament over what officials deemed a uniform violation, but was reinstated Tuesday into the Section Open Division playoffs, according to Fox affiliate KTTV.

While the team will face Palisades High in the section championship game Saturday at Cal State Dominguez Hills, Sanders will…

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