They trusted a coach with their girls and Ivy League ambitions. Now he’s accused of sex abuse.
by admin | Dec 1, 2021 | #MeToo, SEW |
The rowing season had already ended by the time the seven girls began drafting a letter that they hoped would get their coach fired.
They’d spent years competing for the crew team affiliated with Walt Whitman High, one of the Washington region’s highest-achieving public schools. In an affluent Maryland suburb fixated on success, their team was a juggernaut, regularly winning medals at Philadelphia’s prestigious Stotesbury Cup Regatta — the world’s largest high school racing competition — and sending its rowers on to Brown, MIT, Yale and other top colleges. Read More