• Iowa Schools Brace for Concussion Lawsuits

    by Laura Godlewski June 2015

    The state of Iowa expects more lawsuits to be filed after a former high school football player was awarded close to $1 million when a U.S. District Court found that his school district was at fault for complications due to head injuries he sustained while playing football.

  • Minneapolis Schools Team Up for Sports Funding Plan

    by Alejandra Matos; STAR TRIBUNE (Mpls.-St. Paul) June 2015

    Minneapolis Public School officials want to build a multipurpose athletics facility and create a foundation to raise money for the district's sporting needs.

  • Muslim Soccer Team Refuses to Play Team with Girls

    by Laura Godlewski May 2015

    A boys' soccer team from a private Muslim high school in Branotibm Ont., would not finish a game during a tournament after it discovered the opposing team had two girls on it.

  • TSSAA to Mull Continuing Private vs. Public Competition

    by Tom Kreager, Daily News Journal May 2015

    The TSSAA’s Legislative Council will explore four options next month when it meets in a work session to discuss the issue of public and private schools continuing to play together in the same division within the Tennessee high school athletic association.

  • Prep Coaches Talk Extra Points, Safety of Own Players

    by Jodie Wagner, Palm Beach Post May 2015

    The extra point will become a little more interesting this fall when the NFL kicks off the 2015 season.

  • Missouri School Officials Sued for Christian Sports Trip

    by Cheryl Wetzstein, THE WASHINGTON TIMES May 2015

    An anonymous Missouri mother and an atheist-rights organization are suing a local school for taking the children on a field trip to a Christian-centered sports center.

  • Suit: HS Cheer Coaches' 'Indifference' Led to Injury

    by Sam Charles, Chicago Sun-Times May 2015

    Less than a month after three other cheerleaders were hurt in separate practices, a fourth New Trier High School cheerleader suffered a head injury after she was dropped while attempting a "full down" in fall 2012.

  • Student Concussion Bill Passes Illinois House, 104-1

    by Seth A. Richardson State Capitol Bureau May 2015

    A bill regulating when students can return to the classroom and to athletics after a suffering a concussion passed the House Monday. Rep. Christian Mitchell, D-Chicago, sponsored Senate Bill 7 in the House.

  • Clarifying Brand Will Cost High School $25K

    by Earl Rinehart May 2015

    There are at least 17 variations of Grandview Heights' "GH" logo -- with the two letters connected, not connected or intertwined, solid letters or outlined, in a circle or no circle.

  • Opinion: VHSL Private Schools Vote Difficult to Justify

    by Aaron McFarling, The Roanoke Times May 2015

    There needed to be a better reason. The Virginia High School League needed a clearer mission, a more symbiotic motivation, to make the decision it did Wednesday to allow private schools to join their ranks.