Olivia Messer (August 23, 2017). ‘This Is Not Hazing. This Is Rape’: Inside a Texas Town’s Football Nightmare. Thedailybeast.com (Archive).
Katie Mettler (April 14, 2017). Alleged ‘sadistic hazing rituals’ lead to 13 arrests of male student athletes in small Texas town. Washingtonpost.com (Archive)
“The 13 suspects facing criminal charges include Colton Weidner, Christian “Brock” Roberts, and John Rutkowski, who are all 18 and members of the school’s basketball team. According to arrest affidavits, Weidner, Rutkowski, and an unnamed juvenile held down a struggling 15-year-old while Roberts raped him with a flashlight.”
“Also charged were 17-year-old Alejandro Ibarra, 17-year-old Robert Olivarez Jr., and 18-year-old Dustin Norman. They stand accused of holding down a 16-year-old boy on a bed while sodomizing him with the threaded end of a carbon-dioxide tank, according to arrest affidavits.”.