Top OSU Recruit Changes Mind After Photo Posted with Sex Offender
One of Ohio State’s top recruits, Alex Anzalone has decided not to attend Ohio State after a photo of him with a convicted sex offender was posted on the internet. Charles Waugh, a 31 year old Kentucky resident posed with Anzalone and two other high school players after the Ohio State spring game. Waugh then posted the photos on twitter and @ messaged a bunch of OSU players and recruits the photos. The whole ordeal freaked Anzalone out.
Apparently Waugh pleaded guilty a few years ago to possessing kiddie porn. No wonder why the young man is feeling uneasy. The school recently released the following statement on the matter:
“The issue surrounding the individual from Kentucky is being treated by the Department of Athletics as a student-athlete welfare issue. When the University became aware that this individual had been seen in pictures — taken in public places — with student-athletes, proactive precautions were ...