• Gym Teacher Charged with Assaulting Girl, 15, in Office

    by Laura McCrystal; Inquirer Staff Writer September 2014

    William Barber, 38, of Glen Mills, taught physical education and health at Garnet Valley Middle School, where he also coached football and baseball.

  • Background Check Backlogs Affecting Volunteer Pipeline

    by Matt Buedel GateHouse Media September 2014

    The backlog — caused by a combination of reduced staffing and mandated prioritization of background checks for thousands of other individuals, according to a department spokeswoman — has affected the volunteer pool for groups like the Greater Peoria Family YMCA.

  • Locals Weigh In on Tenn.'s First Female Football Coach

    by Ward Gossett, Chattanooga Times Free Press September 2014

    "Wow. Welcome to the 21st century," Ted Gatewood, the East Hamilton coach, said. "I wish her luck. If she has the ability and knowledge that the school is looking for it is acceptable."

  • Poor Pay Turning Prep Coaching into 'Dying Profession'

    by JR Radcliffe, Kettle Moraine Index September 2014

    As you might expect, coaches aren't doing what they do for the love of money.

  • Tennessee HS Names State's First Woman Football Coach

    by Chip Cirillo The Tennessean September 2014

    Brittney Garner, who was hired recently by Pickett County, is believed to be the first female football coach in Tennessee.

  • Winningest Girls' Hoops Coach in Ohio Faces DUI Charge

    by staff and wire reports September 2014

    David A. Butcher is scheduled to appear today in Fairfield County Municipal Court. Authorities said Butcher drove a Ford Escape left-of-center while crossing Milnor Road,

  • Should Coach Get $200K Raise During Budget Struggles?

    by Albuquerque Journal September 2014

    University of New Mexico head basketball coach Craig Neal just hit an unopposed three-pointer to win the Mountain West salary competition. But is this a good win for UNM overall?

  • NY Post: Prep AD Knew of Coach-Athlete Relationships

    by BRAD HAMILTON September 2014

    Two female basketball coaches at a Catholic high school bedded students for years under the watch of a skirt-chasing athletic director, according to an alleged victim and three school sources.

  • Pay at Issue as Buffalo Jills Suit Allowed to Progress

    by Jane Kwiatkowski Radlich; News Staff Reporter September 2014

    Five former Buffalo Jills have something to cheer about after a State Supreme Court justice recently allowed them to move ahead with their wages lawsuit against the Buffalo Bills.

  • Stripped of HoF Status, Former HS Coach Denies Abuse

    by Ernie Clark BDN Staff August 2014

    Longtime former Jonesport-Beals High School boys basketball coach Ordman Alley on Monday denied allegations of sexual abuse that led to his recent removal from two Maine athletic halls of fame.