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MLS gets 'B' grade for hiring practices

Updated: October 5, 2011, 5:04 PM ET
Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Major League Soccer maintained high marks for its racial hiring practices, but showed a slight dip in gender hiring, according to a study released Wednesday.

The University of Central Florida's Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport's annual Race and Gender Report Card gave the MLS its second straight A grade for race and C-plus for gender, for a combined grade of B.

MLS received a total of 90 points in seven categories for race, matching its total from 2010. ...

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