'I needed to be rescued': Former Seattle teen soccer star says youth coaching safeguards failed to protect her from sexual abuse

SEATTLE — Only while performing on the field could teenage soccer star Amy Carnell escape the turmoil engulfing her life away from it.The attacking midfielder for the Northwest Nationals Stellarz youth select team knew once she headed to the sidelines, her coach, Michael Koslosky, would be there waiting. She’d joined his Mountlake Terrace-based Stellarz in 1997, when she was 13 and he was 40. She claims his personal phone calls, affectionate notes and gifts of trinkets and mixtapes began soon after, along with back massages and leg and thigh rubs by age 14 and sexual touching by age 15.In Sept…

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