Lots of pervy coaches out there, unfortunately.
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Kind of lame of the media to make the story focus so much on the son, who presumably has nothing to do with the offense. Make a note of the family connection somewhere in the article if you want, but it comes across as needless smearing to put someone else front and center in a story about another guy's sex crimes.
His dad was at all of his college meets and on the sideline with him at the big meets. He definitely plays a big role in his son's coaching. Dennis Mitchell (head coach and pole vault coach at Akron) was teammates with George Barber back in college. This in part was one of the big reasons Shawn went to Akron. This is a shock to all of us who knew George. It wasn't the first thing I would peg him as....
This is a shock to all of us who knew George. It wasn't the first thing I would peg him as....