Columbia's WIS-TV reports today (August 16, 2019) that a smelly situation existed earlier this year in Richland 2 athletics. Read the long, exhaustive article on the WISTV.com website at https://www.wistv.com/2019/08/16/investigation-suggests-blythewood-hs-coach-tried-recruit-student-athletes/
You can safely click on the link, copy and paste it, or go directly to www.wistv.com and search for the article.
I've attending almost all the school board meetings since January, and I don't remember any mention of this.
If you are interested in all the gory details, read the WIS-TV news article. They did an excellent job of digging out the dirt and reporting it.
You can bet that the administrators and the lawyers were busy word-smithing the response by Richland 2.
In my opinion, if there is a major ethics problem with an employee, then you give that employee an "opportunity to be happily employed somewhere else."