MONROVIA, Emmet Glasco, the president of Cowfield Old Timers Sports Association was on Saturday, October 23, 2021 booted out of office by the team due to various reasons, ranging from incompetence, abandonment, and l lack of seriousness.
A release issued by the team on Sunday said, “The decision was taken at a mass meeting in Cowfield. The decision was reached following the failure of Mr. Glasco to attend meetings over two months and his inability to inform any of his officials. His actions affected the team greatly that led to its collapse.”
The situation which the legal advisors and advisors of the team deemed was dangerous to the survivability of the team. That, his retention as president could further harm the team.
“This body has invited Emmett several times through our official chartroom platform, which all agreed as the medium of communication. But he has not responded. The team is gradually going down. We need to save COTA,” Cllr. Jimmy Bombo, legal advisor and head of the Elections Commission told the meeting.
Besides the chatroom communication, Emmett was called several times by the Team manager to attend meeting so that he would inform COTA of his concerns, but failed to do.
“I have called him, but said he will not come to the team,” Dia, Team manager informed the team.
After the decision was taken, Emmett descried the members as jockers.
Members of the new interim leadership are: Augustine Kunu Taylor, president, Abraham Garkeh Foster, VPA, Josephus A. G. Sonniful, VPA, Jerry. Kaizer, Secretary General, Gemel S. Kollie, Assistant Secretary, Winston P. Joe, Financial Secretary, Michael Saye, Treasurer and Samson Wilson, Chaplin.
Prior to taking office, Mr. Taylor was the Vice president for Operation under the administration of Mr. Glasco.
The removal has been greeted with cheers by members of the team saying, “it was a good decision ever made by COTA. The team’s first time in the league two years ago, it took second place and later fourth place. But the ascendency of Mr. Glasco, the team took the 13th place in the national old Timers league Table-LONA.