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.
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.
A former Assistant Women's Basketball Coach at Texas Tech and for the Chicago Sky, Roger Reding was named the new Athletic Director at South Plains College, which won 42 NJCAA championships under his predecessor.