Programming: High School
Post-Meet Meals a Taste of Prep Swim Sportsmanship
by JIM LEITNER February 2015
Following their dual meet at the Dubuque Hempstead pool, the Mustangs' head coach invited the visitors to the school cafeteria for a quick meal prepared by the swimmers' parents.
School District to Invest $900K to Light Sports Fields
by Megan Nicolai, Staff Writer February 2015
Student athletes at Corona del Mar High School won't have to call it quits at sundown after the district chose Tuesday to add field lighting to proposed improvements for the school's sports fields.
TSSAA Wrestling Event to Remain at Primitive Ag Facility
by Ward Gossett, Chattanooga Times Free Press February 2015
Staff Writer FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- There are several issues facing the Tennessee wrestling community, and TSSAA executive assistant Mark Reeves discussed those issues and the state of wrestling in the state.
Middle School Football Void Hindering High School
by Jeff Hartsell, Post & Courier (Charleston, SC) February 2015
How long has it been since a Charleston County high school won a state championship in football?
Proposal to Revamp NJ Football Seeding Shot Down
by Phil Anastasia; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015
Reversing field, the NJSIAA football committee has shot down a proposal by the state's football coaches to revamp the seeding process for the public-school playoffs.
IHSAA Penalizes Teams Involved in Basketball Brawl
by Paul Steinbach February 2015
The Indiana High School Athletic Association on Tuesday cancelled the seasons of boys’ basketball teams involved in a Feb. 10 brawl, video of which went viral.
In addition, the rival programs from Hammond and Griffith high schools have been placed on probation for the 2015-16 season. Other penalties include mandatory completion by coaches and players of online courses administered by the National Federation of State High School Associations and a $500 per-game reimbursement to other schools scheduled to host the teams yet this season.
READ THE IHSAA'S FULL NEWS RELEASE HERE
The game, which Hammond led 4-0 with 5:32 remaining in the first quarter, was ruled a double forfeit.
Why Aren't Women Applying to Be HS Hoops Coaches?
by Poody Walsh, Poody Walsh Valley News Correspondent February 2015
In the Upper Connecticut River Valley, Stevens' Ivy Desilets is the only woman who is the head coach of a varsity girls program these days. And there are very few throughout New Hampshire and Vermont.
Coatesville Staff Sees Major Shakeup Post-Scandal
by Michaelle Bond; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015
The school district has reassigned staff members, eliminated some jobs, and suspended staff members with the intent to dismiss as a result of its internal investigation into district management.
Former Homeless Athlete Granted Prep Sports Eligibility
by T.J. Holmes firstname.lastname@example.org February 2015
The California Interscholastic Federation on Monday granted Trinity High School fifth-year senior Zach Sanchez athletic eligibility for the remainder of the school year as long as he keeps his grades in good standing, according to a news release.
Prep Coach Resigns Amid Eligibility Sabotage Claims
by Matt Breen; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015
Archbishop Wood girls' basketball coach John Gallagher announced his resignation on Monday afternoon amid allegations that he sent anonymous e-mails to college coaches in an effort to ruin the NCAA eligibility of rival players.