Local Gymnast Shares Her Story About Sexual Abuse Trial Of Larry Nassar

01/26/18 – 4:55 P.M.

A former gymnast from Liberty Benton talked about her story in the abuse case of Dr. Larry Nassar. Marissa Beucler said she was lucky and managed to keep away from the man.

Marissa Beucler

Even though former Liberty Benton student Marissa Beucler didn’t get treated by Nassar, many of her friends did.

Marissa Beucler

Nassar was sentenced last Wednesday to up to 175 years in prison. He also heard impact statements from more than 150 women.

Beucler added that she hopes this trial helps push for more rights for female athletes.