high school sports

Texas increases pay for high school referees

Texas' athletic association is increasing pay for high school sports referees, an effort to combat the sharp decline in those interesting in officiati... READ MORE »

Wyoming providing concussion insurance to high school athletes

Every high school and middle school student participating in a Wyoming High School Activities Association (WHSAA) sponsored activity will now be cov... READ MORE »

Ohio school district adopts 1.0 GPA requirement for athletes

Dayton Public Schools (Ohio) last week lowered its academic standards for athletes, requiring students to carry a 1.0 GPA to remain eligible for sport... READ MORE »

Poll: 87% of coaches say program is underfunded

A recent Winning Hoops poll found that 87.1% percent of coaches believe their program doesn't receive enough funding. High school athletic departments... READ MORE »

Mass. HS coach returns after resigning over parents

A popular Massachusetts high school girls basketball coach is returning to the court, just months after stepping down over pressure from disgruntled p... READ MORE »

Study: HS boys fear looking ‘weak’ by reporting concussions

A study published in the Journal of Athletic Training found that high school boys are more reluctant to report concussion symptoms to their coaches o... READ MORE »

Dear parents: I want your kid to fail

Yes, you read that right. I want your kid to fail. Specifically, I want your kid to fail in basketball, and the earlier he or she can start failing, t... READ MORE »

Texas could allow home-schooled students to play high school sports

A Texas lawmaker has proposed a bill that would allow the state's home-schooled students to play sports at their area high schools. Thirty-one sta... READ MORE »

Fine’s Wife Sues ESPN For Libel

The Associated Presshttp://www.statesman.com/sports/ex-syracuse-hoops-coachs-wife-sues-espn-for-2368441.html The wife of fired Syracuse University ass... READ MORE »

Izzo Is Against Graduate Transfer Rule

GRAND RAPIDS -- Michigan State coach Tom Izzo might have benefited from the graduate transfer rule that enabled guard Brandon Wood to play his senior ... READ MORE »


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