Reasons for dating a softball player
"I just stopped and called my mom afterwards, ' Like this is really weird, I don't know what to do.' She said, ' Don't say anything to anyone,' because I could have gotten in trouble.Because me coming out about a coach being inappropriate, especially the Myers, I probably could've gotten kicked off. ..."People are so scared to come out because they think that nothing's going to come about it because of who (the Myers') are.Several players refused to board the team's bus to go to Georgia that night with the player involved in the messages with Corey Myers."We said that if she gets on, we're staying off," Fagan said, according to ESPN."It was a team decision."Infielder Emily Spain took what Clint Myers called a "leave of absence" at that time for what Myers said were unspecified health reasons.A month prior to Wednesday's abrupt retirement of Auburn softball coach Clint Myers, a former player sent a complaint alleging abusive treatment by the coaching staff, sexual harassment and concerns about an administrative cover-up to school officials and Alabama Gov. A 14-page letter was sent on behalf of former walk-on pitcher Alexa Nemeth by attorney Martin Greenberg on July 20, according to ESPN, after Nemeth filed a Title IX sexual discrimination complaint with the school on May 31 claiming "coach Clint Myers knowingly let his son Corey Myers have relations and pursue relations with multiple members of the team."According to ESPN, the letter alleges that on March 30, the same day Corey Myers resigned as associate head coach citing family reasons, "several players approached head coach (Clint) Myers with proof in the form of text messages from a student-athlete's cell phone that coach Corey (Myers) was having an inappropriate relationship with one of the student-athletes."ESPN cites the letter and unspecified players as stating the team was "quarantined" for several hours prior to the road series at Georgia, when the team refused to board the bus with a player who allegedly engaged in "intimate" text conversations with Corey Myers.
"In each instance of a personnel issue or question, Auburn Athletics works in conjunction with the university's administration, following all established guidelines and in compliance with NCAA and SEC regulations when applicable, to investigate, learn the facts and take appropriate action."We followed this same procedure in matters related to the softball program.Now, what if I told you Arkansas’ Danielle Gibson hit the home run cycle, in four innings.