During the basketball match between St.john and Creighton on the 11th of march in New York, there was an incident that happened at the score table in the second half of the game. The referee Brent Hampton slapped the female coordinator. Furthermore, by watching the video and replay, you will give the credit to the excellent peripheral vision of the referee. Above all, it is very difficult for a woman to work in a male dominating sports arena or any other workplace.
Another important aspect of this incident was that it went unnoticed. The announcers on the call exactly did not notice and commented on the incident. Moreover, while noticing the people around the score table, the only subtle reaction was shown by the red from the left side. His eyes seem to dart back and forth between the referee and replay officials. He was surprised to see what actually happened at the score table.
After the incident, none of the team benefited from the replay call. Both the teams Creighton Bluejays shot an uncharacteristic 14.9% with johnnies whereas the St.John’s storm gave a scorching 3-point shooting clinic at 65%. To get further information regarding the incident, read the New York May 2019 article by Lousia Thomas. Lastly, the case ended with an apology that was ordered.
During the basketball match between Creighton and St.john on the 11th of march, an incident happened at the score table. The game was in its second half and referee Brent Hampton slapped the female coordinator. The highlighted aspect of the incident was that the announcers didn’t notice anything but only one subtle and surprising reaction was shown by red from the left side. As a result, this incident showed that it is very difficult for a woman to work in a male dominating sports arena or any other workplace.