When the DI men’s lacrosse coaches decided to join the legislative proposal, college lacrosse stood united as a sport against early recruiting, which further helped persuade the NCAA to act. When people like Blake James, the Athletic Director at Miami, Bob Scalise, Family Director of Athletics at Harvard and Brian Shannon, FAR at Texas Tech, along with Steve Stenersen, President and CEO of US Lacrosse, championed the idea of using lacrosse as a “pilot” for this one date approach to recruiting, it further solidified the collective stance against early recruiting within the lacrosse community. In the end, it ultimately took convincing those who held the power to vote that changing the rules is what college lacrosse wanted and needed..
Registration is still open for those interested by attending the Expo on Friday at Riverwalk Stadium. Registration is $40 for the 5K and $50 for the Half.Beginning in the heart of The Alley entertainment district, the 13.1 mile USATF certified course spans some of Montgomery most vibrant neighborhoods and historic sites, from Old Cloverdale and the F. Scott Fitzgerald Museum to Capitol Heights and Hank William final resting place at Oakwood Cemetery.Runners will breeze past Alabama State University, Huntingdon College and Troy University, on their way to the finish line at Riverwalk Stadium.For those interested in supporting the event but not running this year, organizers encourage anyone and everyone to line the streets, restaurants and businesses located along the race route to cheer runners..
At the meeting the board approved the new policy, but will be adding the interagency protocols, which includes a RCMP and a Ministry of Children and Families Agency Protocol agreement, later on. These agreements help coordinate how the district responds to different issues. Sometimes an issue of child protection can be criminal as in abuse while others, like neglect, are issues addressed by the ministry..
On October 3 2014, Robinson and co defendants Duane Phillips, Christopher Williams, Anthony Ellis and Laquentin Brown were charged in a second superseding indictment with sex trafficking conspiracy and varying counts of sex trafficking and transportation for prostitution. An additional defendant, Kanubhai Patel, who owned the Riviera Motel where the sex trafficking scheme was based, was charged in the same indictment with benefitting financially from sex trafficking. A seventh defendant, Zacchaeus Taylor, was charged separately on March 28, 2014..