13-year-old pens ‘resignation letter’ from Abbotsford hockey team, alleging bullying
|globalnews.ca 11 Feb 2019 at 19:47|
“It started as something fun for some kids, some kids were uncomfortable. They asked for the behaviour to stop and it didn’t stop,” Garrett said. “That’s where we draw the line.”
But emails from league officials indicate a player was suspended in December for team violations.
“So as far as we understand, the executive was fully aware of what was going on long before the suspension even took place,” Garrett said. “It’s our understanding that they have to be involved to allow a suspension.”
Jamison has been playing hockey since he was six but this past year he pulled away and his family did too, soured by an environment his dad says needs to change so other kids don’t have to go through a something similar.