Programming: High School
- HS Basketball Team Bus Overturned En Route to State
by The Bismarck Tribune March 2016
A northwest Indiana high school basketball coach was airlifted to a hospital Saturday after a bus carrying 26 players and staff overturned on an interstate and landed on the side of the roadway with part of its roof smashed in.
- Unified Sports Programs Benefit Kids, Communities
by Kevin Thomas March 2016
In the world of "unified" basketball, a sport co-sponsored by Special Olympics and the Maine Principals' Association. Unified teams are a combination of athletes (students with developmental disabilities) and partners (students without disabilities) who help keep the flow of the game going.
- Assistant HS Coach Arrested for Relationship
by Daily News of Los Angeles March 2016
A 28-year-old assistant baseball coach at John Burroughs High School in Burbank was arrested Friday for allegedly having a years-long sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl who attends the school, police said.
- Texas School District Board Puts $50M Stadium to Vote
by Stuart Goldman March 2016
A new $50 million high school football stadium in the Dallas area is closer to becoming a reality.
- Report: Coach Flushed Player’s Marijuana Down Toilet
by Stuart Goldman March 2016
A high school basketball coach in Georgia is under investigation after not reporting a player in possession of marijuana and then flushing the contraband down the toilet.
- Entire HS Football Staff Fired After Hazing Investigation
by Michaelle Bond, Mike Sielski, and Laura McCrystal March 2016
Officials of a Main Line school district said Thursday that they had removed the entire Conestoga High School football coaching staff, and that the head coach had resigned, after an internal investigation showed that players had routinely hazed teammates for years. "The locker rooms had an insufficient adult presence throughout the football season, creating an environment where hazing activities could occur," Tredyffrin/Easttown district officials said.
- HS to Open State-of-the-Art Indoor Practice Facility
by Randy Worrell March 2016
Roughly three years after athletic director Art Yoder, baseball coach Tom Gibson, and the school's building and land committee sat down to discuss the possibilities of an indoor practice facility on the school grounds on the East Holmes school district property, the 10,400 square foot project is nearly complete.
- Lawsuit: Concussion Protocol Missteps Led to Paralysis
by Jason Scott March 2016
The family of a former football player at Belt High School in Montana filed a lawsuit this week, claiming negligence in a series of events that has left him paralyzed.
- High School Stadium Named for Iraq War Hero
by Chris Haire March 2016
On Tuesday evening, a ceremony was held at Garden Grove High School, where Monsoor once played for the Argonauts football team as a tight end, to name the stadium after the alumnus, who posthumously received the Medal of Honor.
- Track and Field Teams Deal with Overcrowded Facilities
by Colorado Springs Gazette March 2016
It was nothing more than a typical evening before a soccer ball brought a Doherty track and field practice to a screeching halt.