Prep Football Coach Resigns Due to Online Threats

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Following a 48-0 loss against Fairfield Friday, Middletown (Ohio) High School football coach Lance Engleka tendered his resignation citing an unsafe working environment.

According to Engleka, whose team has taken a single win during the past two seasons, recurrent online threats of death and other physical harm directed at the him, his staff and his family have finally reached a tipping point.

In a letter addressed to Superintendent Marlon Styles, Engleka listed the “unrealistic expectations” and “verbal abuse” of parents as factors leading to his decision.

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