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Brett Bowden, High School Football Player With Down Syndrome, Ruled Ineligible Due To Age Restriction

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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association ruled that Brett Bowden (not shown in photo) is ineligible to play for his high school football team. | AP File Photo
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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association is standing firm in its decision to bar a 19-year-old student with Down syndrome from suiting up with his football team due to the association's age restrictions.

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