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  • Bus Strike Could Lead to Forfeits for New Mexico Teams

    by Stuart Goldman April 2016

    The threat of a bus strike in Las Cruces (N.M.) Public Schools could affect its high school athletic teams, which may have to forfeit without transportation to events.

  • Reports: Coaches Used Pitching Machines to Hit Players

    by Stuart Goldman April 2016

    A high school softball coach and her entire staff have resigned and a high school baseball coach was placed on administrative leave after they allegedly aimed balls from a pitching machine at their players.

  • Athletic Trainer, AED Save Athlete After Collapse

    by Jason Scott March 2016

    Caleb Perkins, an athlete at Revere High School in Ohio, collapsed and went into full cardiac arrest during track practice on Friday afternoon. The combined quick thinking by a coach and athletic trainer, and the use of an AED (automated external defibrillator) may have saved his life.

  • HS Athletic Director Investigated for Theft

    by Jason Scott March 2016

    A Minnesota high school athletic director is on unpaid leave, facing allegations of theft of more than $100,000 in athletic ticket sales.

  • Texas School District Board Puts $50M Stadium to Vote

    by Stuart Goldman March 2016

    A new $50 million high school football stadium in the Dallas area is closer to becoming a reality.

  • Report: Coach Flushed Player’s Marijuana Down Toilet

    by Stuart Goldman March 2016

    A high school basketball coach in Georgia is under investigation after not reporting a player in possession of marijuana and then flushing the contraband down the toilet.

  • Lawsuit: Concussion Protocol Missteps Led to Paralysis

    by Jason Scott March 2016

    The family of a former football player at Belt High School in Montana filed a lawsuit this week, claiming negligence in a series of events that has left him paralyzed.

  • Catholic School Addresses Anti-Semitic Chant at Game

    by Stuart Goldman March 2016

    UPDATE: Catholic Memorial administrators banned its students from attending Monday night’s Massachusetts state semifinal game at TD Garden, home of the Boston Celtics. Catholic Memorial lost to Cambridge 77-73.

    A Boston-area Catholic school is addressing an anti-Semitic chant its fans made at a recent high school basketball game toward fans of an opposing school with a large Jewish population.

  • Texas School District Proposes $50 Million Stadium

    by Stuart Goldman March 2016

    The school board of the McKinney (Texas) Independent School District will vote next week to approve a proposed $220 million project that includes a new $50.3 million, 12,000-seat football stadium and events center.

  • Bill Would Bar State Funds for Athletic Facilities

    by Jason Scott March 2016

    Lawmakers in Kansas are developing a bill that would give the state the ability to deny financial help to certain building projects at school districts. The legislation would create a state panel to review construction proposals, and only projects related directly to student instruction would be approved.