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February 12, 2015

Dry land programs for swimmers

Not every swimming program is fortunate enough to have its own pool, and that forces coaches to find innovative ways to train their athletes without stepping in the water. Because so many teams have been forced to adapt, coaches across the country...


October 16, 2013

Arrowhead High School Special Report (Home)

Arrowhead High School Special Report Coach And Athletic Director's entire September 2012 issue is dedicated to our first-ever, head-to-toe coverage of the inner workings of one of America's most-envied public high-school athletic programs—Arrowh...


August 20, 2013

High School Sports Participation Increases for 24th Straight Year

NFHS.orghttp://www.nfhs.org/content.aspx?id=9628Participation in high school sports increased for the 24th consecutive year in 2012-13 and passed the 7.7 million mark for the first time, according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Sur...


June 19, 2013

Safety Advocates Bringing Awareness To Injuries Beyond Concussions

http://world.einnews.com/247pr/348783Shree Dandekar, who serves as an athletic trainer for high school athletes in New York City, has come out in support of a new movement that places a focus on preventing and understanding all safety risks for young...


May 16, 2013

Pioneer In Girls Athletics Dies

kmaland.comhttp://kmaland.com/04266_E_Wayne_Cooley_dies_114005.aspThe longtime Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union Executive Secretary passed away Saturday at the age of 90. Edward Wayne Cooley was born in Mercer, Mo., on Sept. 16, 1922. He married...


April 18, 2013

New Jersey HS Athletic Program Fined, Put On Probation For Missing Swim Meets

The Timeshttp://blog.nj.com/hudsonhssports/2013/04/post_26.htmlThe Marist High School athletics program has been placed on probation and fined by the Hudson County Interscholastic Athletic League after the school’s swim team did not show up for...


March 20, 2013

Pollnow: Teacher By Day, Coach By Night

Sponsored By:Teacher By Day, Coach By NightJennifer Pollnow, head girls swim coach at Arrowhead High School (Hartland, Wis.), finds that many of the things she does as a teacher apply to her role as a coach....


February 26, 2013

Theismann, Billups Lead 2013 Class Of National High School HOF

NFHShttp://www.nfhs.org/content.aspx?id=8631Four individuals who excelled as high school athletes, including former Washington Redskins’ all-pro quarterback Joe Theismann and current Los Angeles Clippers’ guard Chauncey Billups, headline ...


February 19, 2013

Kansas Bill Aims To Give Parents More Power In Governing Sports

Lawrence Journal-Worldhttp://www2.ljworld.com/news/2013/feb/18/bills-target-high-school-competition-rules-overhau/In what has become an annual ritual at the Kansas Statehouse, lawmakers again this year will consider bills that would overturn certain ...


January 23, 2013

Jenkyns: Defeat Complacency With Athletes

Sponsored By:Defeat Complacency With AthletesThis three-video clip from Arrowhead boys swim coach Bob Jenkyns provides his take on overcoming complacency in high school athletes who already have achieved so much. Plus, he provides tips on getting the...