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‘Build a wall!’ chant mars high school volleyball match in West Texas
“ Tensions from last week’s election seeped into a girls volleyball match, when students from Archer City chanted “Build a wall!” and “Come and take it!” when playing Fort Hancock,...
‘Build a wall!’ chant mars high school volleyball match in West Texas
“ Tensions from last week’s election seeped into a girls volleyball match, when students from Archer City chanted “Build a wall!” and “Come and take it!” when playing Fort Hancock,...

‘Build a wall!’ chant mars high school volleyball match in West Texas

Tensions from last week’s election seeped into a girls volleyball match, when students from Archer City chanted “Build a wall!” and “Come and take it!” when playing Fort Hancock, a school on the Texas-Mexico border that is 97 percent Hispanic.

… “I guess what bothered me most was no adults, no officials did anything about it while the match was going on,” Franco said. “We come from a very competitive district where’s there’s plenty of trash talk and that’s just part of the game, having fun with it, but this is the first time it has ever crossed the line.”