Owasso High School students contend officials turned them away from a school football game on Friday because they wanted to bring American flags into the event.
The incident occurred on the same night that a South Carolina high school banned students from displaying American flags at a football game.
In northeast Oklahoma, Owasso senior Brandon Conrad said several students brought American flags and other patriotic gear to the USA-themed opening football game Friday, but they were turned away and forced to stash the stuff in their cars, KFAQ reports.
“Our principal told us it was ok … but when we got there Duffield tells us it’s not ok, which is our athletic director,” Conrad said.
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