coaching

hockey
February 26, 2024

Ohio hockey coaches placed on leave ahead of state tournament

The coaches from an Ohio boys' high school hockey program were placed on leave last week. Olentangy Liberty High School's head hockey coach, Kevin Alexander, was among the three coaches placed on leave. He issued a letter to his players tha...


track
February 26, 2024

Minnesota track coach faces fourth sexual assault charge

A Minnesota teacher and track coach is facing a new charge of criminal sexual conduct. Eric Dione Birth, of Winona Senior High School, received a new charge of Criminal Sex Conduct in the Third Degree filed late last week after a fourth victim cam...


wiaa
February 26, 2024

WIAA allows referees to wear body cameras to deter abuse

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) has come up with a unique way to combat the abuse facing referees. The WIAA and the Washington Officials Association (WOA) agreed to allow referees to wear body camera technology as a de...


February 22, 2024

Hudl, Snap! Raise team up to super-charge athletic fundraising

Hudl, the leader in sports performance analysis technology, has announced Snap! Raise as its exclusive fundraising provider in the U.S. In this strategic partnership, Hudl customers in K-12 schools, club sports, and colleges and universities in the U...


prospects
February 15, 2024

Prospects Baseball Academy in MA opens registration for summer clinics

High school baseball players in Massachusetts have another outlet to take their game to the next level. Prospects Baseball is committed to being a player-first program, clinic, and college showcase. Everyone who attends the program grows as player...


sideline
February 13, 2024

Study: How sideline sports behavior affects young athletes

For children’s sports, there’s no doubt that parents are essential – they’re the free ferry service, the half-time orange supplier, and the local cheer squad. But when it comes to sideline behavior, some parents can behave badly, and when thi...


concussion
February 13, 2024

Study: Adolescents with concussion may benefit from early activity

Researchers at Nationwide Children's Hospital have found that when it comes to concussion recovery, activity type matters. In a study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, researchers found that limiting screen time and returning to sc...


referee
February 5, 2024

Pennsylvania referee dies after collapsing during JV basketball game

A Pennsylvania high school referee died after collapsing during halftime of a game over the weekend. Michael Roebuck, 46, collapsed while refereeing a junior varsity basketball game and later died en route to the hospital. Westmoreland County offi...