• Basketball Player Apologizes for Violent Hit in Game

    by Telegram & Gazette Staff November 2018

    A Fitchburg State University basketball player on suspension after he struck a Nichols College player in the face with a forearm during a game Tuesday issued an apology through his Instagram account.

  • Ohio State Officials Deny Report of Practice Altercation

    by Marcus Hartman November 2018

    The father of former Ohio State receiver Trevon Grimes says former Ohio State receivers coach Zach Smith called him the N-word during an altercation at practice in 2017, according to a report published this week by the digital television network Stadium.

  • 49ers Host Football Team Displaced by Wildfires

    by Andy Berg November 2018

    After forfeiting a home playoff game due to devastating wildfires, the football team from Paradise (Calif.) High School got a welcome respite from those harsh realities.

  • Opinion: Unsportsmanlike Behavior in HS Sports Unsurprising

    by News & Record November 2018

    Why is it so easy to believe that high school sports fans would taunt an opposing player about his father's death? Why does that not seem impossibly mean-spirited and cruel, not to mention bold — especially in a public setting where coaches, parents and school officials are present?

  • High School Denies Allegations of Taunting, Bullying

    by News & Record November 2018

    Jordan High School administrators in Durham, N.C., will require all of their students to complete a sportsmanship class this month, but have not concluded that students at a playoff soccer game on Nov. 1 behaved maliciously toward Page players.

  • Parks District Presents Youth Sportsmanship Workshop

    by Palatine Park District November 2018

    In an effort to help instill a sense of sportsmanship and positive role modeling in the community's youth, Palatine Park District is hosting "Sportsmanship Is Respect," a workshop for coaches, parents and players.

  • High School Investigates Taunts, Bullying at Playoff Game

    by Joe Sirera November 2018

    Officials at Durham (N.C.)'s Jordan High School are investigating allegations made by the mother of a Page boys soccer player that her son was taunted with chants about his deceased father during a playoff game Thursday night in Durham.

  • Youth Football Team Claims Racism After League Ouster

    by Andy Berg October 2018

    A youth football team in Baltimore feels it was discriminated against on the basis of race after being banned from the Carroll County Youth Football and Cheer League playoffs.

  • Iona Basketball Player Out After Brawl with Coach

    by Andy Berg October 2018

    Iona College basketball is reeling after its star player was suspended following a physical altercation with assistant coach Garfield “Ricky” Johns.

  • MSU Football Fined $10K for Pregame Confrontation

    by Andy Berg October 2018

    The Big Ten has thrown a flag at both the Michigan State and Michigan football teams for their on-field conduct prior to last weekend’s contest at Spartan Stadium in Lansing, Mich.