RECENT ARTICLES
  • Why Aren't Women Applying to Be HS Hoops Coaches?

    by Poody Walsh, Poody Walsh Valley News Correspondent February 2015

    In the Upper Connecticut River Valley, Stevens' Ivy Desilets is the only woman who is the head coach of a varsity girls program these days. And there are very few throughout New Hampshire and Vermont.

  • Coatesville Staff Sees Major Shakeup Post-Scandal

    by Michaelle Bond; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015

    The school district has reassigned staff members, eliminated some jobs, and suspended staff members with the intent to dismiss as a result of its internal investigation into district management.

  • Former Homeless Athlete Granted Prep Sports Eligibility

    by T.J. Holmes tholmes@redding.com February 2015

    The California Interscholastic Federation on Monday granted Trinity High School fifth-year senior Zach Sanchez athletic eligibility for the remainder of the school year as long as he keeps his grades in good standing, according to a news release.

  • Prep Coach Resigns Amid Eligibility Sabotage Claims

    by Matt Breen; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015

    Archbishop Wood girls' basketball coach John Gallagher announced his resignation on Monday afternoon amid allegations that he sent anonymous e-mails to college coaches in an effort to ruin the NCAA eligibility of rival players.

  • Recent Repeat State Champion to Drop Wrestling

    by Phil Anastasia; Inquirer Staff Writer February 2015

    Bishop Eustace Prep, which won back-to-back state titles in 2008 and 2009, is planning to drop wrestling as a varsity sport at the end of this season, veteran coach Vince Angelucci confirmed Monday.

  • Local NAACP Asks High School to Nix Indian Mascot

    by DOUG HARLOW Morning Sentinel February 2015

    The president of the Greater Bangor Area NAACP has formally asked school officials in Skowhegan to stop using the Indian name and image as a mascot for sports teams.

  • Courts Serve as Referee in High School Sports Disputes

    by AB Staff February 2015

    The coaches coach, the players play. The fans cheer and the officials call the calls. And the judges make their rulings.

  • Prep Football Program at Realignment Crossroads

    by Randy Hollis Deseret News February 2015

    The Ogden High football program finds itself in a precarious position these days. Do the Tigers stay in lock step with the recent Utah High School Activities Association realignment and continue to get their heads kicked in?

  • New High School League Structure Brings Confusion

    by Tim Burt, The Orange County Register February 2015

    Some observations after about six months covering sports for the Tustin News: Is anyone else confused by the new basketball configuration that Foothill High is in?

  • In Maine, Snow Forces Extension of Regular Season

    by Bangor Daily News February 2015

    The recent barrage of snowstorms has put additional pressure on Maine high school athletic directors.