Chileans remain in control at Lightning Winter Champs:
St. Petersburg, FL (March 22, 2019) – The second day at the Lightning Winter Championship completed three more races for the 46 teams. The top four in the results remain unchanged with Chilean Felipe Robles and crew Andres Guevara and Paula Herman continuing their domination, though a starting penalty in today’s first race has earned them their discard. This is the final stop on the 2-stage Lightning Southern Circuit which began with a Robles victory in Miami, FL.
Stanford assesses role in bribery scheme:
by Craig Leweck, Scuttlebutt
When the FBI and federal prosecutors uncovered a massive bribery scheme to get students admitted to elite universities as recruited athletes and help them cheat on college entrance exams to gain admission, it revealed the extent to which people seek to help themselves.
Beyond the parents that wanted entrance for their children to the notable universities in the USA, and beyond the admission testing system where people enriched themselves by cheating, it was the lower tier sports programs that were exposed for the lack of oversight.