High School Football Player Penalized for Post-Score Prayer
No need for outrage - next time Ronnie should leave the field before giving thanks.
In the second quarter of the game, Tumwater running back Ronnie Hastie scored on a 23-yard run, took a knee in the end zone and briefly pointed to the heavens above.
For that the referee threw a flag, saying it was unsportsmanlike conduct.
Hastie said he's pointed up as a gesture to God after every touchdown he's scored in every game and never had a problem before.