Newton wrestling coach Bill Reed not suspended

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013 11:30 a.m. CDT

On Monday, Feb. 11, the Des Moines Register published an article claiming there was an inappropriate incident at a recent Newton wrestling practice and that coach Bill Reed had been suspended.

While the first part of the story was confirmed by school officials, coach Reed disputed the latter. According to Reed, he has not been suspended and has been running regular practices.

Reed declined further comment on the incident.

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