Thursday, April 26, 2018

Lawsuit: 'The kids don’t want you on the team'

image from the Framingham State University
website where Kayla now plays softball
Kayla Finacchiaro is suing Newbury College, saying she was kicked off the women’s softball team because she is deaf. Finacchiaro told The Boston Globe her coach said, “You are no longer welcome here” and “The kids don’t want you on the team.” Newbury College denies she was dismissed from the team because of being deaf but the school has yet to offer another reason. Read the full story here.