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High School News
August 13, 2018
With a variety of options available, including hockey, skiing, and trap shooting, Minnesota high schools have the highest rate of participation for girls’ high school sports within the U.S. An article from St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that Minnesota has three times as many girls participating in high school sports compared with some other states. This participation rate has increased by 17% over the past decade, with increases in each sport that’s listed by the National Federation of State... more
Leadership
August 10, 2018
Allison Kern has been named director of athletics at Agnes Scott College, effective immediately. Kern served as the assistant athletics director for external relations and camps during the 2017-18 academic year under then-AD Beth Vansant, who left the college in May to pursue other career opportunities. "Coach Kern brings with her the energy, knowledge, experience, and passion for NCAA Division III athletics that will enrich and enhance the overall student-athlete experience at Agnes Scott,"... more
Marketing
August 10, 2018
This season, the west exterior of Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium takes on a new feel as San Jacinto Blvd. from 20th St. to the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center is completely transformed into Bevo Blvd., an action-filled pregame street party. Named after Texas' iconic mascot, Bevo Blvd. opens five hours prior to kickoff on gamedays* with Texas-sized fun for Longhorns fans of all ages. "Our staff has worked hard to bring the Bevo Blvd. concept to life with the goal of providing our fans with a... more
August 9, 2018
Initially known in the industry as a basketball equipment supplier, Bison has added a full line of volleyball equipment to its product lineup. Volleyball facilities and programs have differing goals and resources, so it's not surprising that the selection of volleyball systems is never a one-style-fits-all proposition. With 16 unique volleyball systems, Bison offers the widest range of designs available in the industry.   When it's time to upgrade volleyball standards, facilities are advised... more
Legal Issues
August 9, 2018
Texas A&M University will fire any football assistants who fail to “promptly report” information regarding alleged sexual assault or gender violence. According to SportsDay, this language appears in the most recently issued contracts of Tim Brewster, tight ends coach; Darrell Dickey, offensive coordinator; Terry Price, defensive ends coach; and Mark Robinson, director of football operations. Previous contracts said coaches could be fired for engaging "in an act of dishonesty, theft, moral... more
High School News
August 9, 2018
The Harvard (Ill.) Community Unit School District 50's Board of Education has voted to lower athletic and activity fees for the next school year. According to the Northwest Herald, athletic and music fees for high school students were reduced from $125 to $75, and the fees for middle schoolers were reduced from $60 to $40. Current District 50 students may attend athletic events for free. Andrew Walters, who became Athletic Director last month, said he hoped to increase participation in... more

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