Programming: High School
- Police Taser Suspect at HS Football Game
by Daily Herald September 2016
Lincolnshire Police pursued a man considered possibly dangerous through the crowd at the Stevenson High School football game Friday night, using a Taser to take the man into custody as he headed toward the football field, according to a news release issued early Saturday morning.
- Texas High School Football Player Dies After Game
by Jason Scott September 2016
Chase Lightfoot, a junior at Shadow Creek High School in Pearland, Texas, died after suffering health complications during a game on Friday.
- Brawl Could Lead to Penalties for HS Football Teams
by The Herald-Sun September 2016
It took less than a minute for the five officials to get the North Carolina teams separated. And the coaching staffs from each team did their part to calm things down. After the initial swarm by their players, Riverside coaches got their sideline calmed down and had them sitting on the benches. Cedar Ridge's coaches prevented their players from running across the field to join in. But the damage was already done.
- HS Football Game Called Due to Parking Lot Shooting
by Konstantine Fekos September 2016
The stadium at Small Athletic Field in York city was put on lockdown during the McCaskey and York High football game Friday night after two people were reportedly shot in the parking lot.
- Recruiting Violation Lands Team on Probation
by Stephen Hargis September 2016
For the second time in four years, the Marion County High School football program has been placed on probation by the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association after an investigation. The TSSAA released a statement Friday afternoon outlining recruiting violations against Warriors coach Joey Mathis and assistant Tim Starkey.
- Bomb Threat Forces Cancellation of HS Football Game
by Dayton Daily News September 2016
A bomb threat Friday night forced the evacuation of Mason High School's stadium and led to the cancellation of the Mason and Moeller football game.
- Football Team Forfeits Games Amid Hazing Allegations
by Stuart Goldman August 2016
An Indiana high school football team is forfeiting its second game of the season amid hazing allegations that led to the suspension of several of its players.
- HS Coach Fired After Player Hospitalized by Boxing
by Jason Scott August 2016
A Montana high school football coach was fired after reports that one of his players was hospitalized following a boxing match that took place at a leadership camp.
- Wis. School District Sues Over Realignment
by Jason Scott July 2016
A southeastern Wisconsin school district filed a lawsuit against the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) over a realignment proposal that is set to take effect for the 2017-2018 school year.
- Study: Composition of Turf a Factor in Football Injuries
by Jason Scott July 2016
A study presented at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s Annual Meeting showed that the infill weight of synthetic turf surfaces plays a role in the rate of injuries among high school football players.