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Iowa field hockey players support fired coach; Barta responds

[ 0 ] August 19, 2014

Iowa’s field hockey players have released a statement supporting former coach Tracey Griesbaum, who was fired earlier this month. The players told the student newspaper, the Daily Iowan, that Griesbaum’s firing was “unfair and unjust.” The players went on to say that it left them questioning the leadership of the Iowa athletic department. The players […]

Fired Iowa field hockey coach denies bullying players

[ 0 ] August 18, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Longtime Iowa women’s field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum tells The Associated Press that her firing was unwarranted and based on false claims by former players that she bullied and mistreated them. Speaking for the first time since her Aug. 4 firing, Griesbaum said she did nothing to justify the abrupt end of […]