Obama Academy assistant basketball coach terminated

Written by Cara De Carlo on .

The Eagles (14-2,7-1) are in a unique position. According to Mark Rauterkus, who coaches the boys’ and girls’ swim teams at Obama, the boys’ basketball team’s assistant coach has been terminated. Rauterkus said that the assistant had not been present following Obama’s game with Allderdice on February 1. Rauterkus noted that the departure was sudden, and that he expected more information would come to light as time passed.

Obama Academy's boys' basketball team is in its' first year with head coach Nate Lofton. The Eagles' next scheduled game is on Friday, hosting Brashear at 7pm.