Bob Reno’s Report for May 6, 2014

BadJocks Crime of the Decade? We know its still early in this decade, recipe but this one is at least in the running. According to police in Fremont, Nebraska, someone is stealing golf balls . . . from the greens at the popular Fremont Golf Club WHILE people are playing. Okay, that’s not that unusual, but the next part is: the thief is then painting the golf balls and hitting them…

May 6, 2014
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Bob Reno’s Report for May 2, 2014

I don’t endorse this kind of behavior, advice but here’s an interesting video called “How to Sneak into Any Game (Grand Scam)“. Kids: don’t do what Uncle Bob does, healing do what Uncle Bob says . . . and don’t forget to bring a baby bottle to the game with you. Red-shirting players in college (essentially giving them an extra year of eligibility by holding them out of games their…

May 2, 2014
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Odds of a Bad Jock Ruining Your NFL Season

One of the more frequent questions we get here at BadJocks.com has to do with the impact that athletes who behave badly (bad jocks) will have on a team’s season. In some cases, sovaldi that’s pretty easy to calculate, viagra sale as in the case of former New England Patriot tight end Aaron “Say Hello to My Little Friend” Hernandez, thumb who left New England in a tight spot when…

April 18, 2014
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Little League #Coach Sues Former Player, Claims He Was Injured During Game Winning Celebration

Joe Paris’ son played for a Roseville, no rx California Little League team last spring and scored the winning run in an important game. That’s a good thing. Then the Paris boy threw his helmet in celebration and allegedly hit the leg of his coach, reportedly damaging the guy’s Achilles tendon and-wait for it–tearing it. (Hurts just typing that.) Not a good thing. So now the coach, Alan Beck, has…

March 31, 2014
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Worst Youth #Soccer League of All Time Gets a Little Worse

How bad are things at the Ridgewood, patient NJ youth soccer traveling team? Well, treat two years ago Caytha Jentis. a resident resident of the village who also happens to be an independent film director, released a film in 2012 called “Bad Parents,” which was based on a play that she also wrote called “It’s All About the Kids”  about her as a soccer-mom experiences in Ridgewood. The satire starred Janeane Garofalo and…

March 30, 2014
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HS #Baseball Coach Put on “Leave of Absence” Over . . . Tobacco Use and Parking in Handicapped Space?

March 28, 2014

The details are still scarce, hospital but this story is still strange by BadJocks standards: Jared Snyder,  a successful coach at Valencia High School in southern California since 1998 is suddenly gone from the dugout and gone from the classroom. According to school officials, Snyder hasn’t been fired but he is on a “leave of absence” while they investigate . . . something. One parent of a VHS baseball player, quoted…

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Youth #Baseball President Accused of Stealing Money

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March 27, 2014

It’s not an uncommon story: a youth sports organization has one person watching the money and no one audits the books. Pretty soon the amount in the bank account grows to the point that the person in charge gets tempted and starts taking a little here and there. No one will notice, healing right? This one is slightly different in that the President of the Peaster Baseball Association in Parker…

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Middle School Baseball Coach Accused of Bullying Own Players

March 26, 2014

Where does coaching end and bullying begin? For parents of young baseball players at Berrien Middle School in Georgia the line was apparently crossed by coach Jordan Stokes repeatedly and they wanted him out. But is this a case of an abusive coach, see or over-protective parents not agreeing with the way someone coaches their children? Apparently there is a video of the practice in question that should shed some…

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HS Football #Coach Accused of Hiding Video Camera in Bathroom

March 26, 2014

I suppose we should be happy that the coach in question is accused of putting the camera in a faculty bathroom and not the girl’s locker room. Still, drugstore not something you want to happen at your high school. This incident involved an Kennedale High assistant football coach from Fort Worth, Texas. Here’s more from Star-Telegram: Jason Tomlinson, 29, has been charged with improper photography or visual recording. He was released…

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Prosecutor: Heath High School Incident Doesn’t Fit Definition Of #Hazing

The definition of hazing in youth sports gets debated frequently, no rx mostly by school administrators who want to explain away the actions of their wayward students by making any excuse that their actions were NOT technically speaking “hazing”. They’re roughhousing, salve “poor decision making”, ailment or our favorite “boys being boys.” Now we have a local prosecutor in Heath, Ohio who has decided that an incident involving varsity basketball…

March 25, 2014
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HS Football Coach Charged With #Hazing Player

In an unusual turn of events, case a high school football coach from Viriginia has been charged with hazing one of his own players. Here’s more from WDBJ7 (video below): George Wythe football coach H.S. Ingo has been charged with hazing and subjecting a student to corporal punishment for an alleged incident involving a football player. Grayson County Commonwealth’s Attorney Douglas Vaught, who was appointed special prosecutor in the case,…

March 25, 2014
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