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Agree. D'Amour isn't getting off to a good start...


He isn't as approachable as Scot Thomas was. Some folks are complaining about his camps. Some question some members of his staff. I realize that D'Amour wants to win but sending an email to take away a high school senior's scholarship is in very bad taste and does say something about his character. Just based on what has happened since his hiring, Whit Babcock needs to make sure things like this don't continue to happen. There seems to be a lot of pressure to turn over rosters when new coaches come in. Lacrosse's John Sung didn't accept several of Megan Burker's verbal commitments when he took over the program, but I didn't hear any negative stories about Sung using emails to tell recruits they weren't in his future plans.

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Posted: 12/21/2018 at 5:08PM



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  Could have and should have in my opinion. ** -- dallasvt 12/23/2018 1:13PM
  Agree. D'Amour isn't getting off to a good start... -- Old Line Hokie 12/21/2018 5:08PM
  That was unacceptable. We should be ashamed. -- hokiego 12/20/2018 11:39AM
  Key point there is “some coaches” ** -- Slider!22 12/21/2018 7:03PM
  It's a mean world ** -- bigbadbird 12/20/2018 11:15AM
  I know several players who are worried -- VT_AD 12/20/2018 10:55AM
  Now know 3 that lost their money ** -- VT_AD 01/06/2019 2:45PM
  The article is bad form -- VT_Alum2x 12/19/2018 11:50PM
  I just +1 him... -- HokieJack 12/25/2018 5:51PM
  The facts -- bknight 12/20/2018 08:55AM
  IF being the key word -- Slider!22 01/04/2019 6:27PM
  I'm sorry disappointed in my University -- Roll-Tech 12/27/2018 7:45PM
  Wish your daughter nothing but success! -- Slider!22 12/22/2018 10:24AM
  Mr. Knight, -- Chesapeake_Hokie 12/20/2018 7:38PM
  Chesapeake -- bknight 12/20/2018 11:39PM
  Like I said -- bknight 12/20/2018 09:19AM
  Thanks for the response -- VT_Alum2x 12/20/2018 10:19AM
  Maybe it does -- bknight 12/20/2018 11:00AM
  Lastly -- VT_Alum2x 12/20/2018 10:51AM
  You are entitled to your.... -- 2hhoop3 12/20/2018 9:29PM
  Absolutely 100% correct! -- Slider!22 12/20/2018 10:09PM
  Easy to say if you're not the family affected ! ** -- Slider!22 12/20/2018 07:51AM
  Not a isolated case -- Slider!22 12/19/2018 7:11PM
  Pretty common in all sports -- bigbadbird 12/19/2018 11:55AM
  Probably right but it would be classy... -- Old Line Hokie 12/21/2018 6:50PM
  That too. ** -- RJHokie 12/19/2018 11:29AM

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