The victim, who the Tribune is not naming, left the conservative Christian school shortly after the incident
At one point, the players suggested to the freshman that he had been kidnapped by Muslims who wanted to fornicate with goats, the teen told investigators. They patted his foot and suggested he would be their "goat" for the evening
The criminal charges add another troubling incident for Wheaton College's football team, which consistently is ranked among the top Division III programs in the country
The team made national headlines nearly three years ago after players dressed up in Ku Klux Klan robes as part of so-called team-building activity
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
"Five Wheaton College football players face felony charges after being accused of a 2016 hazing incident in which a freshman teammate was restrained with duct tape, beaten and left half-naked with two torn shoulders on a baseball field"