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BREAKING: OJHL Coach Suspended After Third-Party Investigation

Published January 4, 2024 at 3:00 PM

In breaking news, this OJHL coach has been suspended after a third-party investigation.

Trenton Golden Hawks Head Coach Suspended Long Term

The OJHL announced today that a Hockey Canada Independent Third Party has completed an investigation into Trenton Golden Hawks head coach Derek Sloan, and determined that he will be suspended for 4 weeks.

"Hockey Canada's ITP (Independent Third Party) has informed the Ontario Junior Hockey League that they have completed an investigation into a matter and have suspended Trenton Golden Hawks Head Coach Derek Smith for a period of 4 weeks...

The OJHL did not announce any details of the investigation or what happened, and there is no indication of what occurred to result in his suspension. The OJHL stated that they can not make any more comments on the matter.

.."As the process is conducted by the ITP, the OJHL cannot comment on the nature of the investigation and will make no further comments.»

The lack of details on why the coach was suspended is troubling, however, it appears we will never know exactly why.
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BREAKING: OJHL Coach Suspended After Third-Party Investigation

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