Burlington, Vermont -- August 11, 2003
Jamie Rugg, 34, Athletic Director and drama coach at Milton High School, had a three-year sexual affair with a female student, according to authorities.
The sexual relations started when the girl was 15 and ended when she was 18 shortly before she graduated in June 2003, according to police affidavits made public Monday afternoon.
The relationship started in 2001 shortly after the girl joined the school drama club, coached by Rugg, according to police investigators.
Rugg also paid the young woman $1,200 for sex, telling her it was intended as a college scholarship, according to the affidavit.
Rugg pleaded innocent to the one charge of sexual assault on a minor, and was ordered held for lack of $25,000 bail.
Brian Joyce - Channel 3 News
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