• Changes to PIAA Football Playoffs Could Be Near

    by Rick O; Inquirer Columnist January 2015

    Sorry, folks, but the PIAA football issue at hand is not about possibly creating a playoff system that separates public and private schools. That division, as we all know, might never be seriously discussed.

  • School Deals with Second Coach Resignation in Weeks

    by Marc Pendleton January 2015

    Tippecanoe overcame the sudden resignation of its girls varsity basketball coach last month. Now, it must do the same with its boys program.

  • Citing Safety Concerns, School Seeks Reclassification

    by TOM CHARD Staff Writer January 2015

    Biddeford High will appeal a Maine Principals' Association decision to keep the team in Class A football the next two years.

  • Growing Pains for Hoops Event Banned from D-I Arenas

    by Marc Pendleton January 2015

    The only way for Good Samaritan Flyin' to the Hoop to get any bigger and better than the 13th edition that played out the last four days is to move to another venue.

  • High School Begins 3-Year Gear-Up for Varsity Football

    by Marc Pendleton January 2015

    Tri-Village Local School District superintendent Josh Sagester says the feasibility of adding varsity football to the Patriots' athletic program has been a long-running topic among administrators and parents. On Monday, that became a reality.

  • Severity of HS Hoops Brawl Clearer as Probe Continues

    by Chris Thomas January 2015

    The Blount County’s Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fight that ensued during a high school boys basketball game between Maryville and William Blount on Friday night, resulting in a Maryville player receiving three stitches for a cut lip.

  • Goldfish-Swallowing Tradition to Continue at Prep Game

    by Matt Thompson January 2015

    radition likely will continue and goldfish will be swallowed by Perrysburg High School seniors during halftime of the Maumee boys basketball game on Friday. But the school is discouraging the practice.

  • Opinion: Don't Overlook Lessons Learned in Prep Sports

    by Steve Christilaw January 2015

    If you write about high school sports for any length of time, you will occasionally be challenged to defend their very existence.

  • Maine Closer to 5-Class High School Basketball System

    by TOM CHARD Staff Writer January 2015

    A proposal to expand Maine high school basketball moved a step closer to reality Wednesday when the Maine Principals' Association's Classification Committee approved it by a 7-1 vote.

  • Coatesvile District to Continue Confronting Discrimination

    by Michaelle Bond; Inquirer Staff Writer January 2015

    To prevent discrimination in Coatesville schools, district officials agreed Tuesday to continue the reforms they have started, implement others to ensure fair treatment of students and staff, and continue to work with outside agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice.