High School Coaches News


High school sports participation increases for 28th straight year, but football numbers drop

http://www.tri-cityherald.com/sports/high-school/article165970567.html

 

Number of high school female athletes hits record high

http://www.abc-7.com/story/36083391/high-school-female-athletes-hits-record-high

 

Sports study: High school athletes not being fully protected

http://www.foxsports.com/nfl/story/sports-study-high-school-athletes-not-being-fully-protected-080817  

 

Study ranks Wis. among top 10 states in high school sports safety policy

http://www.wsaw.com/content/news/Study-ranks-Wisconsin–439300423.html  

 

High school basketball’s biggest match-up problem: Club teams

http://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/08/07/arizona-high-school-basketball-arizona-aau-club-teams/541759001/  

 

High school students speak out after coach is fired

http://www.wifr.com/content/news/High-school-students-speak-out-after-coach-is-fired-439340213.html  

 

Parent’s back-to-school guide when there’s an athlete in the house

http://www.wfaa.com/news/local/education/back-to-school/parents-back-to-school-guide-when-theres-an-athlete-in-the-house/462798182  

 

High school sports keep growing in popularity

http://napavalleyregister.com/sports/columnists/marty-james/high-school-sports-keep-growing-in-popularity/article_fd8bce35-27b4-5ccf-9360-7a8a82140ac5.html  

 

Proper Eating Habits Can Help Young Athletes on and Off the Field

https://newswise.com/articles/proper-eating-habits-can-help-young-athletes-on-and-off-the-field  

 

Study: High school athletes not being fully protected

https://pilotonline.com/sports/high-school/study-high-school-athletes-not-being-fully-protected/article_2dfa5f11-c330-533e-a731-863328e96ae9.html  

 

Region coaches and players concerned about football’s future

http://www.nwitimes.com/sports/high-school/football/region-coaches-and-players-concerned-about-football-s-future/article_9577ef43-be92-5d0a-b176-f6f5e8baea66.html  

 

Football’s Concussion Crisis Is Killing Former High School Players, Too

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/football-brain-injury-cte_us_598dc2dee4b0909642967529  

 

Column: All high school coaches still matter, no matter the sport

http://www.tdtnews.com/sports/article_5d42d94c-74d7-11e7-b11e-f7a8fc74ecd1.html  

 

PREP REFEREES: Officially a problem Verbal abuse from parents, coaches causing referee shortage

http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sports/high_school_sports/officially-a-problem-verbal-abuse-from-parents-coaches-causing-referee/article_198a279b-a07e-5652-a694-d701986c062b.html

 

How high school sports mold us

http://www.heraldcourier.com/opinion/how-high-school-sports-mold-us/article_158ea43d-7f69-52fc-a86c-2fd0d3e7da8b.html  

 

As football practices begin, heat dangers loom

http://www.fayobserver.com/sports/20170730/as-football-practices-begin-heat-dangers-loom  

 

San Francisco 49ers purchase local high school sports TV show in unusual move

http://awfulannouncing.com/nfl/san-francisco-49ers-purchase-local-high-school-sports-show.html  

 

High schools are looking out for athletes’ brains

http://www.nrtoday.com/sports/high-schools-are-looking-out-for-athletes-brains/article_e8eced29-9a12-5907-a22b-7b84f6b7ffe4.html  

 

Israeli football coaches learn culture of sport in Knoxville

http://www.wbir.com/news/local/israeli-football-coaches-learn-culture-of-sport-in-knoxville/460679223  

 

School named for Vince Lombardi cancels football because it can’t find coaches

http://fox11online.com/news/local/green-bay/football-seasons-canceled-at-lombardi-middle-school  

 

High school football two-a-day practices are dwindling, could disappear in near future

http://www.news-herald.com/sports/20170801/high-school-football-two-a-day-practices-are-dwindling-could-disappear-in-near-future  

 

Tennessee high school coaches sue parent for defamation

http://www.thenewstribune.com/sports/article165454622.html  

 

TURNOVER RATE: High school football coaching jobs are flipping fast

http://www.greensboro.com/sports/hsxtra/football/turnover-rate-high-school-football-coaching-jobs-are-flipping-fast/article_6ed0ecd8-791b-11e7-8ffe-3b04f1ced015.html  

 

Coach’s Corner: Football can and should be made safer, not eliminated

https://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/coach-s-corner-football-can-and-should-be-made-safer/article_eed03962-940e-5fdf-b468-9fbdd587a607.html  

 

Coaches: Football safer than ever

http://www.thedailystar.com/news/local_news/coaches-football-safer-than-ever/article_3d552a4f-9095-5ed1-b6c0-f5ec94a335d8.html  

 

Alabama’s Nick Saban thinks high school football recruits could start skipping senior seasons

http://www.sportingnews.com/ncaa-football/news/nick-saban-hs-players-could-start-skipping-senior-seasons/1bbdma9clwreb176hc79lpznvw   

 

A changing student population means less football, more soccer

http://news.wbfo.org/post/changing-student-population-means-less-football-more-soccer   

 

Mandatory sports physicals uncover medical concerns for student-athletes

http://www.toledoblade.com/Medical/2017/07/24/Mandatory-sports-physicals-uncover-medical-concerns-for-student-athletes.html

 

Sports specialization may lead to more lower extremity injuries

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-sports-specialization-extremity-injuries.html

 

Is Football Worth Gambling With High School And College Players’ Brains?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/tarahaelle/2017/07/26/is-football-worth-gambling-with-high-school-and-college-players-brains/#7b57147a12c6

 

Football coaches, parents concerned that report links sport with brain disease

http://turnto10.com/news/local/football-coaches-parents-concerned-that-report-links-sport-with-brain-disease

 

Stop the Violence Football Camp’: Positive message and challenging workout for student athletes

http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/local/stop-the-violence-football-camp-positive-message-and-challenging-workout-for-student-athletes/457227545

 

Coaches, recruiters sound off — how do you really get a college football scholarship?

http://www.theolympian.com/sports/article161906593.html

 

Letter: High school transfers leave much to be desired

http://www.theherald-news.com/2017/07/14/letter-high-school-transfers-leave-much-to-be-desired/aabacs2/

 

Petaluma girl on a crusade to bring water polo to high schools

http://www.petaluma360.com/sports/7204873-181/petaluma-girl-on-a-crusade?artslide=0  

 

Do long sleeves help HS coaches beat the summer heat? Inside football’s fashion trend

http://highschoolsports.al.com/news/article/3557831944277241883/do-long-sleeves-help-hs-coaches-beat-the-summer-heat-inside-footballs-fashion-trend/  

 

Kentucky becomes first state to mandate additional face protection in softball

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/kentucky-becomes-first-state-to-mandate-additional-face-protection-in-softball   

 

Kennedy Catholic AD: The best coaches, trainers believe in power of youth sports

http://www.thenewstribune.com/sports/high-school/article162279158.html  

 

Column: High school coaches adjusting to early signing period

http://www.tdtnews.com/sports/article_3b43ad30-6f5a-11e7-9248-57c17570f45d.html  

 

Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson says best high school football is played in Georgia

http://www.maxpreps.com/news/-F6FfqXQu0SLMV_Ah1YqNA/texans-quarterback-deshaun-watson-says-best-high-school-football-is-played-in-georgia.htm

 

SportStage.com could be the next game-changer in college recruiting

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/35861355/sportstagecom-could-be-the-next-game-changer-in-college-recruiting

 

High Schools Must Deal with Dwindling Pool of Officials

https://kchanews.com/2017/07/11/high-schools-must-deal-with-dwindling-pool-of-officials/

 

Column: How kids’ sports can cause marital strife

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/lake-zurich/lifestyles/ct-ppn-column-love-essentially-tl-0720-20170713-story.html

 

What do high school principals know about concussion?

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-high-school-principals-concussion.html

 

Is specializing in sports worth it?

http://www.thespectrum.com/story/news/2017/07/14/specializing-sports-worth-it/473951001/  

 

NFL players lend their voices to funding of youth sports

http://www.coloradoan.com/story/sports/2017/07/14/nfl-players-lend-their-voices-funding-youth-sports/480877001/   

 

Prep coaches say 7-on-7 makes them worry about football’s future, according to survey

http://www.thenewstribune.com/sports/high-school/article161524198.html  

 

Is there a way to curb or stop high school recruiting? Some coaches like what Texas does

http://highschoolsports.al.com/news/article/9045051615869485386/is-there-a-way-to-curb-or-stop-high-school-recruiting-some-coaches-like-what-texas-does/

 

High school football may not reduce cognition, mental health later in life

https://www.healio.com/family-medicine/pediatrics/news/online/%7Ba5b19f4f-9b93-43ac-a493-f6ab7b914480%7D/high-school-football-may-not-reduce-cognition-mental-health-later-in-life 

 

What are outcomes later in life for high school football players?

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-outcomes-life-high-school-football.html

 

Student-athletes may face added college preparation pressure

http://www.clevelandjewishnews.com/features/special_sections/education/student-athletes-may-face-added-college-preparation-pressure/article_626c34b6-617e-11e7-a8e4-337dd92d26bb.html

 

VIDEO: Top reasons for youth baseball player injuries

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/top-reasons-for-youth-baseball-player-injuries  

 

How valid is new study that shows HS football not a major risk for depression, cognitive impairment later in life?

http://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/07/07/how-valid-new-study-shows-hs-football-not-major-risk-depression-cognitive-impairment-later-life/459125001/

 

The myth of the full ride: Why college scholarship dollars are hard to come by

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/15cf92613195b961

 

The first coach who saw LeBron James on the basketball floor saw a 10-year-old who would be great

http://www.news5cleveland.com/news/local-news/my-ohio/the-first-coach-who-saw-lebron-james-on-the-basketball-floor-saw-a-10-year-old-who-would-be-great

 

Teaching, coaching at Hermon ‘like a vacation’ for retired Army tank commander

https://bangordailynews.com/2017/06/10/sports/teaching-coaching-at-hermon-like-a-vacation-for-retired-army-tank-commander/   

 

Local Football Coaches Learn How to Keep Athletes Safe on the Field

http://www.kaaltv.com/sports/local-football-coaches-learn-how-to-keep-athletes-safe-on-the-field/4503867/

 

Transgender freshman sprinter, born a male, wins two girls state championships

https://www.theblaze.com/news/2017/06/06/transgender-freshman-sprinter-born-a-male-wins-two-girls-state-championships/  

 

Maine high school is apparently first in U.S. to get sports hijabs

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/maine-high-school-apparently-first-in-us-sports-hijabs/

 

How incremental coaching could improve professional development at your school

https://www.tes.com/news/school-news/breaking-views/how-incremental-coaching-could-improve-professional-development-your  

 

Showcase gives players opportunity to perform before coaches

http://www.enidnews.com/sports/local_sports/showcase-gives-players-opportunity-to-perform-before-coaches/article_115cc604-948e-5607-a3e4-ac72dd631859.html  

 

 

HS Coaches driving home message to graduating athletes to avoid trouble in unusual summer before college

https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/high-school/high-schools/2017/06/09/coaches-driving-home-message-graduating-athletes-stay-trouble-awkward-summer

 

High School Athletics: Is it too easy for parents to get coaches fired?

http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/sports/20170531/high-school-athletics-is-it-too-easy-for-parents-to-get-coaches-fired   

 

KANYE WEST REPORTEDLY WANTS TO DESIGN SPORTS UNIFORMS FOR CALABASAS HIGH SCHOOL

http://www.wonderwall.com/news/kanye-west-calabasas-high-scool-jerseys-athletic-uniforms-design-adidas-yeezy-3006911.article  

 

Baseball coach accused of telling 14-year-old pitcher to hit umpire

http://www.khou.com/sports/baseball-coach-accused-of-telling-14-year-old-pitcher-to-hit-umpire/444691416  

 

High School Coaches

Coaches Corner: How to better market your athletes to college recruiters

http://www.maxpreps.com/news/N6r4bnThQE6e-zIdrUjYyw/coaches-corner–how-to-better-market-your-athletes-to-college-recruiters.htm  

 

Enthusiasm and love of sport needed to coach amateur athletes says former Olympian

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/enthusiasm-and-love-of-sport-needed-to-coach-amateur-athletes-says-former-olympian-1.4131389  

 

World War II vet gets high school diploma after 71 Years

http://www.wicz.com/story/35540353/world-war-ii-vet-gets-high-school-diploma-after-71-years  

 

Recruiting tips for the non-sport parent

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/recruiting-tips-for-the-non-sport-parent  

 

Great coaching not excuse for poor teaching

http://www.times-news.com/community/great-coaching-not-excuse-for-poor-teaching/article_72985605-6579-5f4e-a8ab-9dd9f1c7fdd6.html  

 

How Aaron Rodgers Got a High School Class Out of Their Final Exam with a Retweet

http://people.com/sports/how-aaron-rodgers-got-a-high-school-class-out-of-their-final-exam-with-just-a-retweet/

 

Which sports do high school athletes have a better shot at getting scholarships for?

http://wivb.com/2017/05/23/which-sports-do-high-school-athletes-have-a-better-shot-at-getting-scholarships-for/     

 

Marissa McNees: Extending high school baseball, softball seasons a good idea

http://www.news-herald.com/sports/20170515/marissa-mcnees-extending-high-school-baseball-softball-seasons-a-good-idea  

 

Despite home-school families’ hopes, Tebow bill might fall incomplete

http://www.mystatesman.com/sports/high-school/despite-home-school-families-hopes-tebow-bill-might-fall-incomplete/3Xy0pfuu8cM8Bk7fSSTBVI/  

 

Do you have to play club sports to get recruited?

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/do-you-have-to-play-club-sports-to-get-recruited  

 

Coaches’ warning among high school basketball rules changes

http://bangordailynews.com/2017/05/22/sports/coaches-warning-high-school-basketball-rules-changes/  

 

Inside the high-pressure world of N.J.’s hardest-to-get-into high schools

http://www.nj.com/education/2017/05/why_these_are_the_best_public_schools_in_nj_that_y.html  

 

One-handed high school baseball player heeds Jim Abbott’s advice

http://highschoolsports.mlive.com/news/article/-6018628687793691818/one-handed-high-school-baseball-player-heeds-jim-abbotts-advice/  

 

Coaches Corner: Two mistakes high school football coaches make  trying to get players recruited

http://www.maxpreps.com/news/643nYB4ArUu-0Kiu7OAuMQ/coaches-corner–two-mistakes-high-school-football-coaches-makes-trying-to-get-players-recruited.htm

 

24/7 American Football School holds first annual high school camp in Germany

http://www.americanfootballinternational.com/247-american-football-school-holds-first-annual-high-school-camp-germany/

 

Becoming a coach is test of patience

http://registerguard.com/rg/life/lifestyles/35534716-74/becoming-a-coach-is-test-of-patience.html.csp

 

Who’s coaching your kids? Background checks not required in NC

http://www.fox46charlotte.com/news/local-news/252531279-story

 

Playing multiple sports vs. specialization: Top Arkansas recruits pick the former

https://www.seccountry.com/arkansas/arkansas-recruits-specialization-multisports-athletes-connor-noland-bohanon

 

When exceeded sport specialization guidelines result in more injuries — 3 study insights

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/15c11ca7d041514a  

 

Coaching Conflict: How to Handle a Child’s Concerns About a Team Leader

http://health.usnews.com/wellness/for-parents/articles/2017-05-16/coaching-conflict-how-to-handle-a-childs-concerns-about-a-team-leader

 

Major ethical issues are challenging sport in our communities

http://www.offalyexpress.ie/news/sport/250185/major-ethical-issues-are-challenging-sport-in-our-communities.html  

 

24/7 American Football School holds first annual high school camp in Germany

http://www.americanfootballinternational.com/247-american-football-school-holds-first-annual-high-school-camp-germany/

 

Proposed AAU football league in Utah facing opposition from high school football coaches

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/proposed-aau-football-league-in-utah-facing-opposition-from-high-school-football-coaches

 

Get your kids to play these sports to boost their chance at a college scholarship

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/these-are-the-sports-your-child-should-play-to-get-a-college-scholarship-2017-05-08  

 

Schools spending big to compete for best field, not just on field

http://buffalonews.com/2017/05/07/schools-spending-big-compete-best-field-not-just-field/

 

Lacrosse becoming the next big thing in high school athletics

https://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/2017/05/04/lacrosse-becoming-the-next-big-thing-in-high-school-athletics  

 

Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber returns home to thank his high school football coach

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/cubs-slugger-kyle-schwarber-returns-home-to-thank-his-high-school-football-coach   

 

Don’t Lock Yourself In to Just One Sport

http://www.theintelligencer.net/sports/top-sports/2017/05/dont-lock-yourself-in-to-just-one-sport/  

 

Private Schools Have Unfair Advantage in High School Sports

https://www.tapinto.net/towns/roxbury/categories/letters-to-the-editor/articles/private-schools-have-unfair-advantage-in-high-sch

 

Proposed AAU football league faces fierce opposition from prep coaches

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865679060/Proposed-AAU-football-league-faces-fierce-opposition-from-prep-coaches.html

 

Michigan coach on how parents made leading a winning program untenable

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/former-michigan-basketball-coach-clayton-castor-on-how-parents-made-leading-a-winning-program-untenable

 

Home school students seek level playing field

http://wnyt.com/news/home-school-sports-new-york/4467795/

 

These 2 High School Superstars Are Excelling On And Off The Court

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/these-2-high-school-superstars-are-excelling-on-and-off-the-court_us_58c02fe5e4b0d1078ca302ee

 

Arizona’s open-enrollment policy can make choosing high schools complicated for athletes

https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/2017/05/03/arizonas-open-enrollment-policy-make-choosing-high-schools-complicated/

 

How to get recruited if you’re from a small high school

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/how-to-get-recruited-if-youre-from-a-small-high-school  

 

Wilt Chamberlain’s high school coach is still alive and has incredible stories

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/wilt-chamberlains-high-school-coach-is-still-alive-and-he-has-incredible-stories  

 

Fighting in high school sports solves nothing, but neither does thirst for it

http://www.morningjournal.com/sports/20170418/chris-lillstrung-fighting-in-high-school-sports-solves-nothing-but-neither-does-thirst-for-it

 

Sand volleyball: A new high school sport starts to dig in

http://www.greensboro.com/sports/hsxtra/volleyball/sand-volleyball-a-new-high-school-sport-starts-to-dig/article_8ea556e7-f7ee-5ca5-9197-0b5226efe251.html

 

Sand volleyball: A new high school sport starts to dig in

http://www.greensboro.com/sports/hsxtra/volleyball/sand-volleyball-a-new-high-school-sport-starts-to-dig/article_8ea556e7-f7ee-5ca5-9197-0b5226efe251.html

 

6 signs you’re in the coaching profession for all the right reasons

http://footballscoop.com/news/6-signs-youre-in-the-coaching-profession-for-all-the-right-reasons/

 

Deshaun Watson’s high school coaches say NFL teams that pass on him will ‘regret it’

http://www.gainesvilletimes.com/section/173/article/123193/  

 

Parents meddle, coach exits, life goes on

http://www.dailypress.net/sports/local-sports/2017/04/parents-meddle-coach-exits-life-goes-on/

 

How proposed NCAA rules would hurt high school coaches and players

http://www.sbnation.com/college-football-recruiting/2017/4/12/15267040/ncaa-rule-high-school-coach-recruit-camp-hire

 

Overuse injuries more common in kids who specialize in individual sport

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170412111326.htm

 

Braintree fallout: Are keyboards making high school parents coach killers?

http://www.enterprisenews.com/news/20170413/braintree-fallout-are-keyboards-making-high-school-parents-coach-killers  

 

Bill would allow home-schoolers to participate in UIL

http://www.cleburnetimesreview.com/news/bill-would-allow-home-schoolers-to-participate-in-uil/article_b1308356-2090-11e7-a410-33d1ce3e880b.html

 

Watch: Meyer preaches program ownership to high school coaches

http://ohiostate.247sports.com/Article/Ohio-State-Buckeyes-football-coach-Urban-Meyer-shares-message-wi-52307917

 

Vols’ Jones dislikes rule banning high school coaches from working at football camps

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/sports/college/story/2017/apr/18/vols-butch-jones-dislikes-ban-high-school-coaches-working-football-camps/423544

 

High school coaches decry new rules proposal

http://www.detroitnews.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/04/19/high-school-coaches-decry-new-rules-proposal/100678716/  

 

Sport-related concussions more common in high school girls

http://whbl.com/news/articles/2017/apr/19/sport-related-concussions-more-common-in-high-school-girls/  

 

Ventura: Overbearing parents were too much for ex-Braintree coach

http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/high_school/2017/04/ventura_overbearing_parents_were_too_much_for_ex_braintree_coach

 

Why Even Successful High School Coaches Are Deemed Easily Expendable

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bobcook/2017/04/07/why-even-successful-high-school-coaches-are-deemed-easily-expendable/#2269cc943cf0

 

Baseball: Coaches will have to count on more pitchers

http://www.postbulletin.com/sports/high_school/baseball/baseball-coaches-will-have-to-count-on-more-pitchers/article_f0373b7a-71e9-575a-b14a-763dc9c0f9f1.html

 

Recruiting Column: Top 5 things some parents do that annoy college coaches

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/recruiting-column-top-5-things-some-parents-do-that-annoy-college-coaches

 

Legendary NFL coach Vermeil offers “common sense” principles of leadership to prep coaches

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865677385/Legendary-NFL-coach-Vermeil-offers-common-sense-principles-of-leadership-to-prep-coaches.html

High-school baseball coach fired because of ‘crybaby parents’

http://nypost.com/2017/03/19/high-school-baseball-coach-fired-because-of-crybaby-parents/

 

Broken promises & disposable players: The remarkable story behind a high school sports scandal

http://www.nj.com/sports/index.ssf/2017/04/hollow_promises_and_disposable_players_how_hs_hoop.html

 

Using Sports To Get Out of Poverty Doesn’t Work When You Have To Be Rich To Play

https://www.forbes.com/sites/bobcook/2017/03/25/using-sports-to-get-out-of-poverty-doesnt-work-when-you-have-to-be-rich-to-play/#36c2f8b66f79

 

Girls’ soccer has highest concussion rate of high school sports, study finds

https://www.adn.com/sports/national-sports/2017/03/27/girls-soccer-has-highest-concussion-rate-of-high-school-sports-study-finds/

 

Team explores coaching strategies to benefit teachers, students

http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/team-explores-coaching-strategies-to-benefit-teachers-students/

 

When good high school coaches make bad choices

http://www.thenewstribune.com/opinion/article142038739.html

 

One of the country’s top prep basketball powerhouses is closing its doors

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/04/05/st-anthony-long-a-high-school-basketball-powerhouse-will-close-after-this-year/?utm_term=.018c53c88aa7

 

PREP BASEBALL: Pitch count limits working out for area hurlers, coaches

http://www.peninsuladailynews.com/sports/prep-baseball-pitch-count-limits-working-out-for-area-hurlers-coaches/

HIGH SCHOOL COACHES ‘LEAVE NO STONE UNTURNED’ IN HELPING PLAYERS EXPLORE NEXT LEVEL

http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/high-school-coaches-leave-no-stone-unturned-in-helping-players-explore-next-level/

 

Which High School Sport Has the Most Concussions?

Study found that girl’s, and especially those who play soccer may face a higher risk.

http://health.usnews.com/health-care/articles/2017-03-15/which-high-school-sport-has-the-most-concussions  

 

High school athletes face increasing pressure to specialize

http://www.nogalesinternational.com/news/high-school-athletes-face-increasing-pressure-to-specialize/article_54f166a8-1359-11e7-9666-2fc9ab5db6ac.html

 

How do we measure success of high school coaches?

http://www.kentuckynewera.com/sports/article_29cfcf4e-1036-11e7-9ceb-33180d4edf94.html

 

How to prevent throwing, pitching injuries

http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/sportsdoc/How-to-prevent-throwing-pitching-injuries.html

 

Officially a problem: High school referees aging; replacements hard to find

https://timesleader.com/sports/646064/officially-a-problem-high-school-referees-aging-replacements-hard-to-find  

 

Swing and a miss: Elgin-area high school coaches find flaws in pitch-count rule

http://www.chicagotribune.com/ct-ecn-baseball-pitch-count-st-0328-20170327-story.html  

New pitch count limits applauded by some, ripped by others

http://archive.northjersey.com/sports/high-school-sports/new-pitch-count-limits-applauded-by-some-ripped-by-others-1.1644681

 

No offseason: HS coaches could gain year-round control of athletes if AIA proposal passes

The AIA legislative council will vote Friday on a proposal that would allow high school coaches in all sports to have offseason access to their athletes without restrictions, except for football, where helmets and shoulder pads are prohibited.

http://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/03/02/no-offseason-hs-coaches-could-gain-year-round-control-athletes-if-aia-proposal-passes/98643132/

 

As football recruiting evolves, high school coaches stay involved

In an era when club and travel teams are the primary way to recruit high school athletes in most sports, football remains an outlier.

http://www.knoxnews.com/story/sports/college/university-of-tennessee/football/2017/01/28/football-recruiting-evolves-high-school-coaches-stay-involved/97157574/

 

Is High School Sports the last (affordable) frontier?

High school sports remain easy to attend, and affordable for everyone – while somehow mostly avoiding live-streaming. How much longer with that last?

http://starlocalmedia.com/sports/column-is-high-school-sports-the-last-affordable-frontier/article_482ab62e-dda6-11e6-9270-a77f1cd6ef02.html

 

Coaches Agree-Drug test high school athletes

Texas, Illinois and New Jersey — put in programs to test student-athletes. All three programs were operated by Drug Free Sport. The contracts were worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/sports/drug-tests-for-high-school-athletes-fuel-debate.html

 

A case for the shot clock in High school

A series of stall-ball incidents during high school hoops tournaments earlier this year provoked a different kind of madness.

http://www.athleticbusiness.com/high-school/time-to-implement-a-shot-clock-in-high-school-basketball.html#!

 

For prep coaches, wins mean long hours

The rewards for winning are long hours to work

http://usatodayhss.com/2017/sullivan-for-prep-coaches-wins-mean-long-hours

March 30, 2017