“I vetted him completely, together with our normal supervisor and proprietor,” Meyer mentioned.
“I really feel nice in regards to the rent, about his experience at that place,” he added. “So we vetted him completely.”
The vetting course of apparently didn’t embrace studying any of the feedback and accusations from former Iowa gamers final summer time.
It apparently additionally didn’t embrace testing a 2011 incident through which greater than a dozen Iowa gamers have been hospitalized with rhabdomyolysis after being subjected to inhumane exercises by Doyle.
It definitely didn’t embrace any thought of what kind of public relations firestorm this might engender.
We knew this might occur. After reporting final week that there have been 9 Quad-Metropolis youngsters enjoying NCAA Division I males’s basketball, it was identified that we missed a few guys.
Former Rock Island Alleman athlete Andrew Barrett has performed in eight video games as a walk-on with that marvelous Drake staff. And Wapello’s Trenton Massner has began each sport and averaged a team-leading 12.9 factors per sport for Northwestern State, positioned in Natchitoches, Louisiana.
So the rely is as much as 11.
Until we missed another person.