Seattle University has chosen Shaney Fink as its new Athletic Director, who will begin on Nov. 1. She currently serves as Senior Associate Athletics Director and Senior Woman Administrator at the University of San Diego.
Too much time focused on winning and competing can distract from other important aspects of coaching young athletes. Teaching good sportsmanship and promoting respect for opponents often gets overlooked, but these are just as important to developing life skills. Coaches should be proactive about the conduct of their athletes and consider these four methods for promoting positive attitudes in the face of competition.
In central New York, a school district’s Athletic Director has been charged with computer trespass, while a former Assistant Principal at the school has been charged with making unauthorized changes to a student’s class schedule.
At Louisa County (Va.) High School, the back of its football team's uniforms have inspirational words instead of players' names, which is not permissible under NFHS rules. The team has decided it will take a 15-yard penalty every game instead of change its uniforms.
On Wednesday, the Ivy League announced a set of proposals for all NCAA Division I sports that would disallow verbal committments before an athlete's junior year and "change the culture" of early recruiting.
Although the NCAA has pulled all championship events from North Carolina due to HB-2 legislation, the Atlantic-10 will allow Davidson College to host the conference's men's soccer championships in November.
A few days after announcing that athletes would not be able to play if they refused to stand for the national anthem, Crosby (Texas) High School reconsidered, and will now allow athletes to kneel if they wish to.
In November 2017, prior to Rutgers University and the University of Maryland competing in a Big Ten football contest, the two schools' wrestling teams will square off — at Yankee Stadium.
next year, the game will will compete against each other in both wreTwo universities are planning a wrestling-football doubleheader for next year.
The National Association of Collegiate eSports (NAC eSports) officially launched last week, providing legitimacy and structure for eSports programs officially recognized by their college or university.
The Mid-American Conference (MAC) has adopted four time obligation proposals developed by the Conference’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for full implementation by MAC membership by the 2017-18 academic year.