Former Yale soccer coach signed plea agreement in college cheating scandal


A former women’s soccer coach at Yale has signed a plea agreement in that college admissions cheating scandal.

Court documents say Rudy Meredith accepted a $400,000 bribe to recruit a prospective student to the soccer team, even though she never played the sport.

That student has been kicked out of school.

Related: Yale under investigation for “cheating scheme” along with 7 other schools

Prosecutors will recommend a reduced prison sentence for Meredith: 36 months of supervised release and a $400,000 fine.

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