RECENT ARTICLES
  • Board Agrees to Apparel Deal with Under Armour

    by Jason Scott October 2016

    When it comes to sports apparel deals, the focus tends to be on collegiate teams who sign rich deals with sportswear companies. But the apparel wars have trickled down to the high school level, as well.

  • Training Drill Backlash Costs Soccer Coach His Job

    by Courtney Cameron October 2016

    The North Attleboro High School girls’ soccer team is left in the hands of interim coach Bill Wallace, current softball coach for the Attleboro Rocketeers, after three coaches and a coaching assistant resigned from their posts last Wednesday.

  • HS Football Game Ends After Three Injuries on One Play

    by Stuart Goldman October 2016

    A Virginia high school football game ended prematurely after three players suffered head and neck injuries when they collided on the same play.

  • HS Football Team Forfeits After Coach’s Ejection

    by Courtney Cameron October 2016

    With 1:40 left on the clock in the third quarter, the Northview (Fla.) Chiefs of Century football team walked off the field Friday night, forfeiting the game to the Maplesville (Ala.) Red Devils. The Red Devils were leading 21-0, with Northview head coach Derek Marshman holding two consecutive penalties for unsportsmanlike conduct.

  • Oops: HS Vandals Out Themselves on Social Media

    by Jason Scott September 2016

    Four members of the Robert Vela (Texas) High School football team got themselves into trouble for allegedly vandalizing facilities at a rival high school  and promptly bragging about it on social media.

  • Records Paint Graphic Picture in HS Abuse Case

    by Stuart Goldman September 2016

    New documents filed in a $10 million rape lawsuit show that a black, mentally disabled Idaho high school football player “more likely than not” was raped by three of his white teammates.

  • Uniform Poll Last Straw for Aggrieved Volleyball Team

    by Courtney Cameron September 2016

    David Timmerman, a member of the Ketchikan School Board, mortified the Ketchikan High School volleyball team when he stood up at a game to conduct an impromptu poll of the audience: did the uniforms make them uncomfortable? When asked, Timmerman explained that he has heard other female students say that they would participate in the sport if it weren’t for the uniform’s short shorts. 

  • Cause of Death Determined for Ohio HS Football Player

    by Stuart Goldman September 2016

    An Ohio high school football player died Sunday from an injury to his abdomen suffered in a game last Friday.

  • Christian School Sues FHSAA Over Denied PA Prayer

    by Jason Scott September 2016

    The Cambridge Christian School of Tampa, Fla., has filed a federal lawsuit against the state high school athletic association for refusing to allow them to broadcast a pre-game prayer over a loudspeaker.

  • Arizona HS Boys Soccer Team Forfeits Because of Girls

    by Stuart Goldman September 2016

    A high school boys soccer team in Arizona forfeited its game last week against a team that includes two girls.