• High School PED Testing Bill Approved by NJ Assembly

    by Jason Scott February 2016

    A New Jersey state Assembly committee approved a bill that would expand random testing of high school athletes for steroids and performance enhancing drugs yesterday.

  • Proposed Bill Would Void Transgender Policy

    by Takara Scott-Johnston February 2016

    In Pierre, South Dakota a bill has been proposed that would void a high school activities association’s policy that allows transgender students the option to request placement on the athletic teams of their choice.

  • GHSA Acts After Religious Expression Bills Introduced

    by Stuart Goldman February 2016

    As two bills were recently introduced in the Georgia General Assembly that would prohibit bans on religious expression on uniforms, the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) is working toward allowing member schools to play against independent and parochial schools.

  • Ex-Teacher Secretly Videotaped Nude Athletes

    by Stuart Goldman February 2016

    Editor's Note: A previous headline on this story inaccurately referred to the man as an athletic trainer. We have since made the correction and apologize for the mistake.

    A former teacher and volunteer at a middle school and high school pleaded guilty Monday to sexual exploitation of a minor after he secretly recorded nude athletes with a camera pen.

  • High School Wrestlers Charged with Rape

    by Jason Scott February 2016

    Four wrestlers from Norman North High School in Oklahoma have been charged with rape, stemming from a January incident that took place on a team bus.

  • Parents of Son Who Played After Concussion Speak Out

    by Stuart Goldman January 2016

    The parents of a high school football player who suffered an apparent concussion the week before a New Mexico state championship game last month maintain he never suffered a concussion.

  • After Fight, High School Teams Seasons Canceled

    by Jason Scott January 2016

    Following a nasty fighting incident during a game on Saturday involving fans and players from the Pike and Ben Davis girls basketball teams, the Indiana High School Athletic Association brought the hammer down by canceling the remainder of both teams’ seasons.

  • Fight Halts Indiana High School Girls Basketball Game

    by Stuart Goldman January 2016

    A fight that halted a girls basketball game in Indianapolis has prompted a Monday meeting with coaches and administrators from both schools and the Indiana High School Athletic Association.

  • High School Athletics Bills Move to State Senate

    by Takara Scott-Johnston January 2016

    The Florida State Senate heard two competing reform bills on Thursday aimed at changing the way the Florida High School Athletic Association conducts itself.

  • Students Protest Against WIAA’s Anti-Chant Rule

    by Jason Scott January 2016

    Earlier this week, the Wisconsin Interscholastic Activities Association made headlines for an email message it sent to schools in late December reminding them about a long-standing rule about sportsmanship.