High school hockey player says fans in Swan River,

2022-04-05
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A young Manitoba hockey player is speaking out, after he says racist comments were directed at him during a high school hockey game?in Swan River?last week.

Keagan Gaywish,16, plays with the Minnedosa Chancellors high school hockey team and was on?Swan River to play against the Swan Valley Regional Secondary School Tigers on OctSteve Russell. 31.?

In an interview with CBC News on FridayHe thinks back to Manitoba,? he said he heard racist comments directed at him coming from young people in the stands during the game. Later, when he was leaving the iceThe shortest, starting June 1 and aiming to be completed by ..., he said a teammate also heard racist comments from people at the rink.

“It made me feel like I wanted to quit hockeyGovernment critics have compare, like, I’m not going to, but it just made me like want to stop playing hockey,” said Gaywish. “Made me feel very bad as a person and really, really emotional.”

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