Phil Mickelson says he worked with the company at the but denounced founder Rick Singer and says he was not part of any fraudulent activity, just two days after the Department of Justice handed down an indictment of 33 affluent parents.
In a statement on Twitter on Thursday, Mickelson expressed his disappointment in Singer and his company, which guided the PGA Tour star’s family through the college admission process.
“Our family, along with thousands of others, used Rick Singer’s company to guide us through the college admission process,” Mickelson’s statement said. “We are shocked by the revelations of these events. Obviously, we were not part of this fraud, our kids would disown us if we ever tried to interfere.”