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September 13, 2016

Poll: How do club/travel programs impact young athletes?

In August, Coach and Athletic Director asked readers what kind of impact they believe club and travel sports programs have on young athletes. Here are the results of our poll, along with some of the comments. • We are placing too much emphasis...


July 30, 2015

Fewer Michigan high schools using pay-to-play

A recent survey by the Michigan High School Athletic Association shows that fewer of the state's high schools are using pay-to-play. According to the survey, 51.5 percent of member schools indicated that they assessed fees for the 2014-15 school y...


September 17, 2014

Tidbits from Ohio athletic director survey

The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) this summer conducted a survey on pay-to-play fees and other issues related to interscholastic sports. A few of the results were shared in its most recent magazine. From the OHSAA:• 46.1% of...


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Minimizing the Negative Effects of Pay-to-Play Fees

Rockford High School (Rockford, Mich.) Athletic Director Tim Erickson discusses the school’s pay-to-play fee and why he believes it hasn’t affected his department’s participation numbers.  ...


August 13, 2013

Pay-to-participate fundraising poses challenges for athletic directors

The following is an excerpt from NIAAA’s Guide to Interscholastic Athletic Administration from the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.The book can be found at humankinetics.com. Pay to play has been around for a long ti...


September 11, 2012

AAU President Stout Dies At 73

http://www.cfnews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/sports/article.html/content/news/articles/bhsn/2012/9/9/amateur_athletic_uni.htmlLouis Stout, president of the national Amateur Athletic Union and one of America’s most prominent leaders in the spor...


September 11, 2012

AAU President Stout Dies At 73

http://www.cfnews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/sports/article.html/content/news/articles/bhsn/2012/9/9/amateur_athletic_uni.htmlLouis Stout, president of the national Amateur Athletic Union and one of America’s most prominent leaders in the spor...


August 21, 2012

A Look At How Some Ohio Schools Handle Pay-To-Play Fees

News-Herald.com (Ohio), Caitlin Fertal and Jean Bonchakhttp://news-herald.com/articles/2012/08/21/news/nh5862274.txt?viewmode=fullstoryOnly a few days remain before students are back to school, with some districts starting as early as Wednesday.After...