Canton McKinley (Ohio) suspends head football coach and assistants

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The Repository is reporting that Canton McKinley head football coach Marcus Wattley and seven assistant coaches are currently suspended while the school district investigates allegations of misconduct.

Below is an excerpt from The Repository‘s story:

Canton City Schools Superintendent Jeff Talbert confirmed Wednesday that the district is investigating a complaint made against the coaches regarding an incident that occurred during a strengthening and conditioning workout at the high school.

From The Repository

Wattley has been the program’s head coach since 2019.

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