Hazing Update: Soccer Coach Charged in Scandal at Maine West High School (IL) - Investigators say that coach Michael Divincenzo not only knew of the incidents of older players pulling down the pants of younger players and “poking” them with their hands or other objects, he actually threatened younger players with hazing. Divincenzo was indicted on one count of hazing, three counts of battery and four counts of failing to report the abuse as mandated by law as a teacher and a coach. Good thing we’re making progress toward ending sports hazing, right?
Caught on Video: Epic Youth Hockey Brawl in Russia – Meanwhile, in the USA, we’re worried some kid will be traumatized if a classmate bites a pop tart into the shape of a gun. And, in case that’s fluke, watch this video of Russian GIRLS brawling during a game.