• 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.

  • Superintendent Resigns; Rape Probe Charges Dropped

    by Associated Press January 2015

    A school superintendent accused of misleading authorities investigating the rape of a girl by two high school football players resigned from the district, prompting prosecutors to drop the charges.

  • After Players Injured in Crash, School Postpones Game


    The rivalry will have to wait. On Monday, Durham Academy announced that its games at Ravenscroft today have been postponed.

  • Video of High School Basketball Brawl Under Review

    by Greg Billing January 2015

    A total of 17 boys basketball players from Springfield High School and Wayne High School received two-game suspensions for their part in an on-court incident during a game Friday.

  • Prep Basketball Brawl Brings Probe, Suspensions

    by Greg Billing January 2015

    The investigation into the fight between Wayne and Springfield during Friday night's boys high school basketball game continues, but discipline has been handed out to some players, according to Greater Western Ohio Conference commissioner Eric Spahr.