Editor’s note: This story contains a graphic description of sexual assault that some readers may find disturbing.

EDINA, Mo. — Reports of multiple sexual assaults involving a middle school football team have shaken this town of about 1,200 and left children afraid to go to school.

The field house where members of the seventh and eighth grade Knox County Middle School football team reportedly assaulted members of the fifth and sixth grade team

The field house where members of the seventh- and eighth-grade Knox County Middle School football team reportedly assaulted members of the fifth- and sixth-grade team is located behind the Knox County R-1 School District football field.

  • Reporter. Senior, investigative journalism. Contact me at annabrett@mail.missouri.edu.

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