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February 5, 2010

Sand Volleyball Survives NCAA Vote

Beach volleyball can be played as a Division I sport starting next year. Called "sand volleyball," the sport survived an NCAA vote in which 58 percent of voters cast a vote against the sport. However, a "no" vote of 62.5 percent was needed to elimina...


February 5, 2010

Robert Johnson Is NFL HS Coach Of The Year

Robert Johnson, head football coach at Mission Viejo High (Calif.) is the NFL’s high school football coach of the year. John receives $5,000 and a trip to the Super Bowl. He was nominated by New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez and Seattle Se...


February 5, 2010

Public Field Exclusively Used For Private School Draws Criticism

A public field being used exclusively for a private school’s football team is drawing criticism in Rhode Island. Parents of public school students say that Saint Raphael school is the alma mater of several city and state power brokers and that ...


February 5, 2010

Profile Of A Female Coach Of A Boys Varsity Hoops Team

It’s rare to see a woman as the head coach of a boys varsity team, especially basketball, but Kelly Anderson is challenging stereotypes at Ulen-Hitterdal High (Minn.) Only 63 women coached the 2,865 boys varsity teams in the state last year wit...


February 5, 2010

Power Systems Donating Part Of Profits To Haiti Relief

Power Systems, Inc., a fitness and sports performance equipment supplier based in Knoxville, Tenn., is reaching out to its customers and giving them the opportunity to participate with the company in contributing money to the American Red Cross for H...


February 5, 2010

Notre Dame’s McGraw Wins No. 600

Muffet McGraw, the head women’s coach at Notre Dame, won her 600th career game Tuesday with a 78-60 victory over Louisville. She has coached 28 seasons, including 23 at Notre Dame.http://www.southbendtribune.com/article/20100119/SPORTS13/100119...


February 5, 2010

New Mexico Schools Decide Not To Cut Schedules

Sports schedules will remain the same in New Mexico in 2010. School representatives voted not to reduce schedules despite economic hardships throughout the state. Also, cheer and dance/drill was added as a sport in compliance with Title IX. http...


February 5, 2010

National High School Championships Coming

IMG Academies and the National High School Coaches Association have released plans to hold championship tournaments this summer in Florida for sports such as 7-on-7 football, boys and girls 7-on-7 lacrosse, team tennis and team golf. Organizers event...


February 5, 2010

Miller Fired By Penn

Just seven games into the season, Penn has fired its men’s basketball coach, Glen Miller. The Quakers are 0-7. First-year assistant Jerome Allen is the interim coach.http://www.theithacajournal.com/article/20091214/SPORTS03/912140354/1128/Penn-...


February 5, 2010

Meyer To Remain At Florida After Leave

Florida head football coach Urban Meyer now says he will return to coach the Gators at the start of the 2010 regular season after taking a leave of absence after this season. Meyer will coach the Gators in the upcoming Sugar Bowl against Cincinnati.h...