“Check Out the Motivational Message That Got a High School Football Coach Suspended”
“…if you bang helmets on the gridiron for J.H. Rose…a salvo hidden within “Family, Unity, Discipline, Heart, Commitment” becomes crystal clear. And the accusation is it was intentional.
If the message is unclear, we’ve included the letters below:
Which is why interim coach Dave Wojtecki got a five-day suspension without pay in connection with the painted message, according to WCTI-TV (which added the black circles over the first letters of the first two words in the photo).
The Pitt County School District offered this statement about Wojtecki’s suspension: “Earlier this week, school system officials were made aware of an incident at J.H. Rose High School that does not reflect the sportsmanship and respect that all coaches, players, and fans are expected to display in Pitt County athletics. District leaders contacted administrators at the school, and the school’s administration handled all discipline related to the matter. We are confident that everyone involved understands the reasons for the discipline, and we will all move forward with a successful fall sports season.””