Programming: High School
Prep Girls' Hoops Players Against Lowering the Rim
by Walter Villa, USA TODAY Sports July 2015
In volleyball, women play on nets that are 8 inches lower than in the men's game. This allows the women to play above the net in much the way their male counterparts do.
Summer Wrestling League Benefits Several Prep Teams
by Gabriel Rizk, The Press-Enterprise July 2015
When two of the top programs in their respective CIF sections train together and compete head to head, it benefits both sides - iron sharpens iron, as the saying goes.
Some High Schools Turn to Kids to Help Hire Coaches
by Scott Kaniewski, The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colorado) July 2015
Cara Daily wasn't nervous at all. The Liberty junior refused. She had a job to do and wanted to make sure she and her teammates did it correctly. The Lancers were coming off a 6-18 season in girls' basketball.
State Funding Up, High School's Pay-to-Play Fees Down
by Steven Matthews, Dayton Daily News (Ohio) June 2015
Huber Heights student athletes in grades 7-12 will pay less to participate in sports during the 2015-16 year, the district's school board determined this week.
HS Weight Room Equipped Thanks to $61K in Donations
by Patrick O'Grady, Valley News June 2015
The first of two deliveries of new weight room equipment arrived at Stevens High School on Thursday and was being assembled by the school's strength and conditioning coach Brad Eaton, with the help of sophomores Logan Bateman and Solomon Cormier.
Injured Prep Wrestler Suffers Stroke, Placed in Coma
by Malik Perkins, Dayton Daily News June 2015
Doctors placed a Fairmont High School wrestler in a medically induced coma after he reportedly suffered a stroke following an accident in practice.
High Schools Hail Investments in Turf Practice Fields
by Gordon Engelhardt, Evansville Courier & Press June 2015
Memorial High School football coach John Hurley joked that he will no longer have to worry about striping the grass practice field twice a week.
Wrestler Suffers Life-Threatening Head, Neck Injuries
by John Cummings, Dayton Daily News June 2015
Ahmad Doucet had been preparing to battle at the Junior National Duals team tournament in Tulsa, Okla., this week. Now he is fighting for his life.
Internal Recruiting Revives Prep Football Program
by The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colorado) June 2015
Sam Hellem and his Cheyenne Mountain football teammates have been doing some recruiting - in-house recruiting.
No Charges Following Investigation of Booster Club Finances
by Daily News Journal June 2015
New William Blount High School football coach Philip Shadowens won’t face criminal charges from the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office after its investigation into the finances of the Blackman football team and booster club came to a close, the Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday.