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December 19, 2013

Oregon State Coach Liebowitz Doesn’t Just Know a Lot About That State’s Swimming Sex Abuse Scandals — He’s Also Privy to Important Info on the Cover-Up History of Rapist Hall of Famer Paul Bergen

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   We earlier suggested that federal investigators subpoena Larry Liebowitz, the swim coach at Oregon State University, now that the […]
December 21, 2013

Four Safe and Independent Ways to Keep Reporting Sex Abuse and Cover-Up in USA Swimming During the Holiday Break

Tomorrow ESPN’s Outside the Lines will air a package on Greg Winslow, the University of Utah swim coach who was fired in March after Concussion Inc. […]
December 24, 2013

ESPN’s Greg Winslow Coach-From-Hell Story Inexplicably Not Tied to Congressional Investigation of USA Swimming

by Irvin Muchnick ESPN’s Outside the Lines on Sunday aired its long-anticipated investigative package on monster fired University of Utah swim coach Greg Winslow. Correspondent Steve […]
December 26, 2013

ESPN Needs to Tell Its Own Mitch Ivey Story in Full and Connect the Dots to Federal Investigations of USA Swimming

by Irvin Muchnick   Two days ago I reviewed Sunday’s report on ESPN’s Outside the Lines on fired University of Utah swim coach and unindicted child […]
December 30, 2013

Cal Police Report on Football Teammate Player Attack Rolls Into 2014

by Irvin Muchnick   Unless the University of California is planning a New Year’s Eve news dump, the campus police report on the November 1 teammate […]
December 31, 2013

As New Year Dawns, Behind-the-Scenes Drama Intensifies in Multiple Investigations of USA Swimming Coach Sex Abuse

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   On the cusp of a new year, in which the Winter Games of the Olympic brand will shortly begin, […]
January 3, 2014

Arizona State University Appears to Have Kicked Mike Chasson’s Sun Devil Aquatics — Former Home of Rapist Swim Coach Greg Winslow — Out of the Campus Aquatic Center

by Irvin Muchnick   As USA Swimming’s $100,000 “internal review” consultant Victor Vieth prepares to write a report commissioned for the purpose of heading off federal […]
January 7, 2014

Muchnick on How Sex Abuse of Youth Athletes Is a ‘Sports Welfare’ Issue … today at MomsTeam.com

“… The physical plant of a competition-caliber pool, with overhead costs for personnel, maintenance, power, chemical treatment, and heating, is simply not sustainable without multiple uses, […]
January 7, 2014

Dangling Police Investigation of Cal Football Player-on-Player Attack Only Multiplies Questions of University Cover-Up

by Irvin Muchnick   We have been following, with singular persistence, the aftermath of the humiliating punctuation mark on the University of California’s disastrous football season: […]