‘He didn’t fit the image.’ Cheer coach didn’t want boy with Down syndrome, family says

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miamiherald—The family of Glenn Wilson, a 17-year-old with Down syndrome, says a cheer coach at West High School in Ohio tried to remove the boy from the team because he ‘didn’t fit the image.’ He’s back on the team.

‘He didn’t fit the image.’ Cheer coach didn’t want boy with Down syndrome, family says. The family of Glenn Wilson, a 17-year-old with Down syndrome, says a cheer coach at West High School in Ohio tried to remove the boy from the team because he ‘didn’t fit the image.’ He’s back on the team.