Programming: High School
Storms Force Cancellation of Conference Tourneys in NC
by JOE JOHNSON firstname.lastname@example.org;419-6689 February 2015
North Carolina's PAC-6, the Big Eight and the NCAC announced on Wednesday that they were canceling their tournaments.
High School Football Coaches Making Jump to D-I
by Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY Sports February 2015
If other signs point favorably in his direction, history is not on UNLV coach Tony Sanchez's side. In December, Sanchez became the fourth coach to make the leap from the high school ranks to the top of college football's highest level.
Snow, Train Disaster Impact Area High School, College
by Rick Ryan, Assistant sports editor February 2015
In addition to the heavy snowfall that socked southern West Virginia on Monday, residents near the Kanawha-Fayette county line had to deal with the derailment of a CSX train that spilled crude oil into the Kanawha River, setting a house on fire and causing multiple explosions.
Virginia OKs Home-Schoolers for Public Varsity Teams
by THE WASHINGTON TIMES February 2015
After getting sacked for years by the Virginia legislature, the state Senate on Tuesday passed a version of the so-called "Tebow bill" to allow home-schooled children to participate in public school interscholastic sports, likely putting the issue before Gov. Terry McAuliffe.
Post-Meet Meals a Taste of Prep Swim Sportsmanship
by JIM LEITNER February 2015
Following their dual meet at the Dubuque Hempstead pool, the Mustangs' head coach invited the visitors to the school cafeteria for a quick meal prepared by the swimmers' parents.
School District to Invest $900K to Light Sports Fields
by Megan Nicolai, Staff Writer February 2015
Student athletes at Corona del Mar High School won't have to call it quits at sundown after the district chose Tuesday to add field lighting to proposed improvements for the school's sports fields.
TSSAA Wrestling Event to Remain at Primitive Ag Facility
by Ward Gossett, Chattanooga Times Free Press February 2015
Staff Writer FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- There are several issues facing the Tennessee wrestling community, and TSSAA executive assistant Mark Reeves discussed those issues and the state of wrestling in the state.
Middle School Football Void Hindering High School
by Jeff Hartsell, Post & Courier (Charleston, SC) February 2015
How long has it been since a Charleston County high school won a state championship in football?
Proposal to Revamp NJ Football Seeding Shot Down
by Phil Anastasia; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015
Reversing field, the NJSIAA football committee has shot down a proposal by the state's football coaches to revamp the seeding process for the public-school playoffs.
IHSAA Penalizes Teams Involved in Basketball Brawl
by Paul Steinbach February 2015
The Indiana High School Athletic Association on Tuesday cancelled the seasons of boys’ basketball teams involved in a Feb. 10 brawl, video of which went viral.
In addition, the rival programs from Hammond and Griffith high schools have been placed on probation for the 2015-16 season. Other penalties include mandatory completion by coaches and players of online courses administered by the National Federation of State High School Associations and a $500 per-game reimbursement to other schools scheduled to host the teams yet this season.
READ THE IHSAA'S FULL NEWS RELEASE HERE
The game, which Hammond led 4-0 with 5:32 remaining in the first quarter, was ruled a double forfeit.