Bishop Sycamore Soccer coach Terryn Jackson has been outspoken about the controversial “school” amid criticism of the team’s performance last month and the fallout from the drama.
Jackson, who recently became a soccer coach after former coach Roy Johnson reportedly had an active warrant for his arrest and was involved in a civil lawsuit, NBC Columbus On Monday, Bishop Sycamore did not “provide a syllabus”.
“We’re not a school,” Jackson told the station. “That’s not what Bishop Sycamore is, and I think that’s the biggest misunderstanding about us, and that was our fault. Because that was a mistake in the papers.”
He said he knew nothing of the school’s address and had no answers when asked about Bishop Sycamore’s standing with the Ohio Department of Education.
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has called on the state’s Department of Education to investigate the school for possible wrongdoing. Jackson said he would cooperate with the investigation.
The remaining competitors in Bishop Sycamore’s schedule withdrew from their encounters.
An Ohio school has come under fire after it appeared to trick a marketing agency into putting it in an ESPN shooter game against IMG Academy. Paragon Marketing Group has scheduled the launch of GEICO ESPN High School Football, not ESPN, according to Columbus Dispatch.
Rashid Ghazi, President of Paragon terrible ad He wishes he had done more research on Bishop Sycamore before the game and said the organization wasn’t aware that the team had also played on Friday night.
According to Awful Announcing, ESPN said it raised concerns about Bishop Sycamore when it was unable to find any information about the school. Bishop Sycamore was reportedly released on bail on a conference call and presented a fact sheet ahead of Sunday’s game, alleging that some of its players had been recruited by section One schools.
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