• Forum Set for $27M Athletics Overhaul Proposal

    by Jay Rey; News Staff Reporter March 2015

    Taxpayers in the Williamsville Central School District will get their chance Thursday to ask questions and air concerns about a $27 million plan to overhaul the athletic complexes at Williamsville North, South and East high schools.

  • Opinion: Youth Specialization Killing the 'Great Athlete'

    by Milo F. Bryant, Special to The Gazette March 2015

    Early specialization among our young sports enthusiasts is bordering on an epidemic. Call it the systematic killing of the great athlete. And we are the culprits.

  • High School's 'Redskins' Mascot Forum Draws Hundreds

    by Karen Robinson and Barbara O'Brien March 2015

    The dividing line in the Redskins mascot debate in Lancaster on Tuesday night was sharply drawn and clearly visible at a community forum at Lancaster High School, which has been home of the Redskins for nearly 70 years.

  • School District, Coaches Face Civil Suit in Hazing Case


    A civil lawsuit against Raton School District and coaches whose alleged inattention allowed the hazing to take place is just getting underway in U.S. District Court in Albuquerque.

  • Minnesota Law: Ex-Coach Details Parent Settlement

    by Paul Steinbach March 2015

    Details have come to light regarding a settlement reached between a former high school hockey coach and the parent of a player he cut from his team.

  • Woman Offers Live Streams of High School Events

    by The Bismarck Tribune March 2015

    A teacher and coach at a Wyndmere school is offering a free live stream of sporting events to fans who can't make it to games.

  • Opinion: Blame System, Not Prep Teams That Tanked

    by Bob Ford; Inquirer Columnist March 2015

    For most basketball players who play the game on an organized level, the high school team represents the loftiest level of competition they will achieve, the place where they gather the memories of teammates and games and experiences that will have to last a lifetime.

  • OHSAA Hopes Suspensions Shed Light on Practice Rules

    by By Marc Pendleton March 2015

    Every month the Ohio High School Athletic Association releases a list of schools that have violated its various rules. Its next release will likely be unprecedented, which is noteworthy because the OHSAA has been policing its members since 1907.

  • TSSAA Extends Deadline for Regional Tourneys

    by Chris Thomas February 2015

    High school basketball teams in Tennessee have more time to complete their region tournaments after the TSSAA Board of Control voted to move the girls state sectional games to Monday and the boys sectionals to Tuesday.

  • Coaches of 'Tanking' Girls Basketball Teams Suspended

    by Tom Kreager Daily News Journal February 2015

    Riverdale coach Cory Barrett and Smyrna coach Shawn Middleton were removed as coaches through the end of the 2015-16 school year, along having their basketball coaching supplements withheld.