Does this seem to be getting worse instead of better to you? We’ve been doing this site for nearly 12 years now and the spat of high school sports hazings over the past few weeks seems even greater than normal. Although “normal” wasn’t really ever that “great” . . . especially if you are a high school jock who missed practice.
This latest incident comes from Nodaway Valley High School (IA) where two members of the wrestling team are accused of sodomizing three younger teammates with the handle of a jump-rope. Their “crime?” Reportedly missing practices. At least one report on this incident claims that the coaches were present right before the incident and had “. . . told the captains it was their decision and for the captains to do what they wanted for the punishment and the coaches walked out.”
Two wrestlers involved in the incident. Mikel Feick, site 18, and Jacob Schliessman, 17, are charged with second-degree sexual abuse. An attorney for one of the three victims is asking for an independent investigation into the incident.
As far as we can tell, the coaches at NVHS are still in place the wrestling season continues.
Read more: http://www.kcci.com/news/30187841/detail.html#ixzz1jiOE5WyH