• N.C. HS Players Plan to Kneel Prior to Anthem

    by Joe Sirera September 2017

    Coaches and players met Monday and talked about the issues involved before players voted Thursday on what they wanted to do.

  • HS Football Players Expelled for Hitting Freshman with Belt

    by Ben Benton September 2017

    Officials in Marion County, Tenn., said Thursday that two juniors on Whitwell High School's football team were expelled after admitting they struck a freshman football player...

  • Idaho Rule Change Blocks Foreign HS Players

    by Thomas Clouse September 2017

    Foreign players, who fueled the first state boys basketball championship last year for Post Falls' tiny Genesis Prep, will face new restrictions on when they can play.

  • HS Football Ref: 'If Players Kneel, I Walk'

    by Gregg Sarra September 2017

    A Suffolk County high school football referee said Tuesday that he would walk off the field if players or coaches knelt during the national anthem...

  • Coach, Principal, AD Reassigned Amid Hazing Scandal

    by Courtney Cameron September 2017

    In a public statement Friday, the Chandler Unified School District announced that three administrators have been reassigned from Hamilton High School as an investigation continues into allegations that the men had knowledge of incidents of hazing involving physical and sexual assault and failed to inform authorities.

  • VISAA: School Can Compete in Non-Football Tourneys

    by Larry Rubama and Harry Minium September 2017

    Bishop Sullivan Catholic on Monday won the right to compete for Virginia Independent Schools state championships in all sports except football.

  • Will Protests Spread to N.C. High Schools?

    by Tammy Grubb September 2017

    It's a personal choice if high school student-athletes in some local districts want to take their political views to the field.

  • Forced-Splits Investigation: Administrators Step Down

    by Courtney Cameron September 2017

    On Friday, Denver Public Schools superintendent Tom Boasberg released the findings of a legal investigation into the administration and cheerleading program at Denver East High School.

  • 'Cool-Down' Policy for HS Coaches Proposed

    by Bill Beckner Jr. September 2017

    The WPIAL's proposed 15-minute "cool-down" period for coaches before they talk to the media after playoff games could take some getting used to. Some area coaches seem to understand the spirit of the policy, but don't think it will have much of an impact. Overall, they seem to be "cool" with it.

  • Recycling Group Helps HS Football Go Green

    by Candace Cooksey Fulton September 2017

    Football season was about to start when Sonia contacted Marc Baker, SAISD assistant athletic director, with a three-fold plan.