Nursing volleyball coach barred from entering tournament

Coach Dixie Loveless was told her 4-month old baby was barred from entering the Colorado Convention Center where the tournament was being held.
1:39 | 05/16/21

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Next tonight a coach speaking out after she and other women who were coaching teens were turned away from a volleyball tournament because of their nursing babies. Here's ABC's Kay Whitmore. Tonight outrage over a volleyball coach barred from entering a tournament with her breast feeding baby at the Colorado convention center. So hey I know current obstacle red. You're seeing. Good to Dixie loveless counts on being near her four month old daughter to nurse her. But when she traveled from new Tom with the girls team she coaches she was told her baby was barred from the building. Could smokeless tried pushing back with the tournament director who was not available for comment. But appears to slight a general regulation setting an age limit for spectator attendance and a statement undetermined site advising we are a private event attendance is a privilege that we can revoked at any time. Two other coaches coming forward saying they had a similar experience. As a tournament continues loveless remains outside her baby wrapped in blankets against the cold. Watching her team play by life street expect the message they're sending these girls. His aunt Kim Hong. We can't like we don't have your mom. Coaxed her players showing support for their coach now carrying in their own baby dolls to the tournament. And Wendy while this is a private event it is qualified under USA volleyball which in a statement says it's encouraging the turning to reverse its regulation. Lindsay those students in solidarity Cano our thanks to you.

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