Hot Topics

Most Shared

Top Stories

Top Stories

 
text size

High School Football coach suspends entire team due to bullying

Updated: Friday, September 27 2013, 08:03 AM CDT
(CBS News) A high school football coach in Utah is receiving national attention for making an extraordinary decision: he suspended nearly every player on the team.

Union High School football coach Matt Labrum had grown frustrated with reports of his players skipping class, receiving poor grades and allegedly cyber-bullying a fellow student.

Labrum said, "I think the most important thing is that we build character."

After last Friday's game, he sat his players down in the locker room and told them to turn in their jerseys and equipment. The football season would be over until they earned their way back onto the team. Labrum said, "It was very emotional for both sides, the coaches and players."

CLICK here to read the full article: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505263_162-57604724/why-a-high-school-football-coach-suspended-nearly-every-player-on-team/

High School Football coach suspends entire team due to bullying


Advertise with us!

Related Stories

 
Advertise with us!