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March 31, 2020

Coronavirus claims 30-year-old New Jersey baseball coach

The sports community in New Jersey is mourning the loss of one of its own this week. Ben Luderer, 30, a varsity baseball coach and teacher for the Cliffside Park School District in Bergen County, NJ, passed away suddenly from complications related...


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March 31, 2020

Massachusetts lays plans for spring sports season amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) is efforting to keep some semblance of a spring sports season amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently, schools in the Bay State are closed until May 4 on orders from Governor Charlie Bake...


transgender athletes in women's sports
March 30, 2020

US Justice Department weighs in on transgender athletes civil suit

A federal civil rights lawsuit aimed at blocking transgender athletes in the state of Connecticut from competing as the gender they identify as during varsity athletics has gotten the attention of the U.S. Department of Justice. Attorney General W...


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March 20, 2020

Dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

The horrific COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic crisis, which has engulfed a good portion of the world, is also having a huge impact upon education and, obviously, athletic programs. Schools have closed in many states and this means putting the spri...


March 3, 2020

Multi-use venues: your guide to capturing new audiences

{Sponsored} College sports venues are major investments. Hundreds of millions of dollars are often spent on these projects, and the results are undeniably spectacular. But how can schools use that space to appeal to more than just sports fans and del...


March 2, 2020

Video scoreboards: a game-changer in sports

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ajYm_3ZUSw&feature=youtu.be {Sponsored} Video Scoreboards are a game-changer for any school. Watch the story of Centennial High School, a small school with a big vision – to pay for their board through sponso...


bloomsburg university volleyball
March 2, 2020

Lessons learned in adding a new sport

[caption id="attachment_28776" align="aligncenter" width="489"] Photo: Bloomsburg University Sports Information[/caption] Bloomsburg University was faced with a serious problem — it had a need to increase sport offerings for the underrepresented w...


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February 20, 2020

The bleacher challenge: Overcoming budget and time constraints

{Sponsored} In the competitive world of sports renovation and design, the space for spectators is just one part. While replacing bleacher seating isn’t a frequent purchase, it is one of the major ones a school administration considers when building...


February 19, 2020

Considerations for raising ticket prices

Finding enough money to effectively operate an athletic program is often a challenge for an athletic administrator. Budgets are commonly bare-boned, and this means that administrators have to look for additional sources for financial support. As one ...


stony brook university indoor facility LaCrosse
February 14, 2020

From design to completion: Stony Brook University’s new training facility benefits athletes, visitors and community members

{Sponsored} At first glance, Stony Brook University’s new indoor practice facilities are nothing out of the ordinary. The 80-yard practice field with netting allows the football, lacrosse and soccer teams at the university in Long Island, New York,...