Archive for August, 2018

Update on Sarah Ehekircher Case at U.S. Center for SafeSport

Published August 8th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Kathleen Smith, the U.S. Center for SafeSport investigator of Sarah Ehekircher’s complaint of grooming and abuse by her teen swim coach Scott MacFarland — and of USA Swimming’s corrupt processing of the complaint at the beginning of the “safe sport” era in 2010 — has emerged from a two-month-plus disappearing act […]

U.S. Center for SafeSport’s PR Spear Carrier, Dan Hill, Is Straight Out of the USA Swimming Troll-the-Critics Playbook

Published August 6th, 2018, Uncategorized

  by Irvin Muchnick   Depending on which tweet or email you care to parse, Virginia flack Dan Hill claims either that he works for nothing on sexual abuse matters or that his company, Hill Impact, does get paid but — heavens — loses money on its contract for public relations services for the U.S. […]

Complete Chronological Links to Our Coverage of the U.S. Center for SafeSport’s Con Men ‘Legal Affairs Director’ and PR Coordinator

Published August 6th, 2018, Uncategorized

  Sarah Ehekircher, Long-Time Coach, Tells of Her Youth Grooming and Abuse by Scott MacFarland, Her ‘Revictimization’ by USA Swimming’s 2010 Investigation, and Her Sexual Harassment by American Swimming Coaches Association Boss John Leonard Published March 6th, 2018 Sarah Ehekircher Describes the American Swimming Coaches Association’s John Leonard As the Boss From Hell — And […]

U.S. Center for SafeSport’s PR Person Is a Con Man, Too — Fabricates Conversation ‘On Speaker Phone’ With Concussion Inc.

Published August 5th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The U.S. Center for SafeSport’s public relations coordinator Dan Hill, who owns a company in Arlington, Virginia, called Hill Impact, on Friday fabricated a telephone conversation with this reporter when asked to explain why he and a mixed martial arts fighter he is managing have been trolling a USA Swimming sexual […]

In Scary Echo of 2014 Ted Agu Cal Football Death, Another Player With Sickle Cell Trait Was Hospitalized in Berkeley With an Overexertion Muscle-Death Syndrome — Here Are Exclusive Details

Published August 3rd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Four years after Ted Agu died of an exertional attack connected to having sickle cell trait (SCT), an SCT carrier on the current California Golden Bears football roster was hospitalized with a serious exertion-related syndrome after being stricken on the first day of this year’s winter conditioning drills. Concussion Inc. has […]