Thursday, December, 21, 2017
LaVar Ball to Launch Junior Basketball Association
In a public announcement Wednesday, LaVar Ball revealed plans to launch an alternative league for nationally ranked basketball players players who have graduated high school and don’t want to go on to college.
Wednesday, December, 20, 2017
MSU Creates $10M Support Fund for Nassar Victims
In a letter addressed to the Michigan State University community following the recent prison sentence bestowed on Larry Nassar, University president Lou Anna K. Simon announced the establishment of at $10 million counseling and mental health services fund as a commitment on the part of the university to show continued support to Nassar’s victims.
Monday, December, 18, 2017
Twitter Foresees Micropayments for Sports Moments
Twitter recently broached the possibility of introducing a micropayment system for sports fans to watch select clips of sporting events on the platform.
Friday, December, 15, 2017
50-Field Sport Complex Approved at Rowan University
The Rowan University Board of Trustees has given the okay to begin site development plans for a multisport athletic complex on the school’s west campus.
According to nj.com, Rowan will lease 300 acres of former farmland from West Campus Fields, and is working closely with the organization’s lead partner Elite Development Program.
Wednesday, December, 13, 2017
Pressures of Youth Sports Increase Risk of Injury
The growing intensity of youth sports at increasingly younger ages brings with it increasingly dangerous health risks, according to an article by highschoolot.com.
Tuesday, December, 12, 2017
Wrongful Death Suit Accuses School of AED Missteps
The mother of 15-year-old Paul Laurence Dunbar basketball player Star Ifeacho, who collapsed and died during an open-gym session at the school in April, has filed a wrongful death suit against the principal, coaches, athletic trainers and the superintendent.
Monday, December, 11, 2017
Houston Couple Debuts Bootcamp for LGBTQ Community
Last month, Karen Morgan — full-time volleyball director at St. John’s School in Houston, Texas — debuted the city’s latest community fitness offering, BK Bootcamp.
Friday, December, 08, 2017
SoulCycle Debuts New SoulAnnex Studio Fitness Classes
For the first time since opening in 2006, SoulCycle will move classes off-bike with the introduction of three new training modules at its newest location in Manhattan’s Flatiron District.
Thursday, December, 07, 2017
CPTA Responds to Athletic Training Bill
The California Physical Therapy Association has released a statement pointing out potential flaws in Assembly Bill 1510 regarding the regulation of athletic training licensure.
Wednesday, December, 06, 2017
Wisconsin Considers Girls-Only HS Wrestling Division
Girls have been competing in high school boys wrestling in Wisconsin since the 1970s. Now, due to a marked increase in statewide participation, they may have a shot at their own division.