RECENT ARTICLES
  • Louisiana Private Schools Mull Split from Association

    by Stuart Goldman June 2016

    Parochial schools in the state of Louisiana are considering forming their own organization apart from the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) after principals of LHSAA schools narrowly voted last week to extend the public-private school split to include basketball, baseball and softball.

  • Why More Youth Baseball Pitchers Are Getting Surgery

    by Jason Scott June 2016

    A larger group of young baseball players are going under the knife, and some surgeons and coaches are working to combat the issue.

  • District Sued Over Lagging Facilities for Girls

    by Jason Scott June 2016

    A federal lawsuit is alleging that facilities dedicated to girls’ sports at Lexington (S.C.) High School and Lexington School District 1 are severely lacking when compared to boys facilities in the same district — a violation of federal Title IX law.

  • Prep Coach Suspended After Prostitution Sting Arrest

    by Stuart Goldman June 2016

    A high school boys basketball coach in central Pennsylvania has been suspended indefinitely after he was arrested last month in a prostitution ring.

  • HS Football Players Accused of Assault on Teammate

    by Jason Scott May 2016

    Three Idaho high school football players have been charged in the October 2015 sexual assault of a teammate.

  • Rule-Breaking HS Pleads Case to Conference ADs

    by Jason Scott May 2016

    Bellevue (Wash.) High School made headlines earlier this year after an outside investigation revealed widespread problems within its football program, ranging from boosters providing subsidized tuition at an alternative school and players using fake addresses for eligibility.

  • Michigan Approves Co-op Teams for Nine Prep Sports

    by Stuart Goldman May 2016

    Beginning this fall, Michigan high schools will have the opportunity to combine two or more schools in their districts to field teams in nine sports.

  • Ousted Prep AD Accused of Racial Discrimination

    by Stuart Goldman May 2016

    Two former coaches at a Wisconsin high school accuse the athletic director who was removed from her position last week of racial discrimination.

  • High School Coach Cleared in 29-Year-Old Player Case

    by Jason Scott May 2016

    A Canadian high school basketball coach was cleared of any wrongdoing in the case of the 29-year-old South Sudanese native who starred on his team.

  • Alabama High School Rebrands from Rebels to ‘1Rebel’

    by Stuart Goldman May 2016

    Vestavia Hills High School in suburban Birmingham, Ala., is spending $30,000 to rebrand its Rebels nickname to “1Rebel,” according to reports.