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Uneven Playing Field

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The civil rights division of the U.S. Education Department is investigating a complaint that some high schools in Rockingham County, N.C., favor male baseball athletes at the expense of girls softball teams. Superintendent Rodney Shotwell says he knows outdoor facilities for the teams at the four high schools are not equal, and changes are needed.

Vol. 29, Issue 15, Page 5

Published in Print: December 16, 2009, as Uneven Playing Field
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