Articles

Leadership
March 17, 2017
Utah State University Eastern has named Chelsey Warburton as the new Athletic Director. Warburton has been the head women's basketball coach the past two seasons and will continue in that capacity while serving her new role. "Chelsey Warburton brings an amazing vision and a wealth of experience to the athletic director position," said Vice Chancellor Greg Dart. "We are confident that she can help carry forward the vision for athletics. Warburton will begin take on the new role beginning June 1... more
March 17, 2017
As a leader in baseball and softball protective, sock, and fielder screens, Osborne Innovative Products provides top-of-the line equipment that is proudly made in the U.S.A. and is built to last. From “L” screens, to sock screens, and softball pitching screens, the Osborne line of products offers safe, storable, and transportable solutions to all of your coaching needs. Invented by former high school baseball coach Frank Osborne, these products are designed with the coach in mind. After a long... more
Baseball
March 16, 2017
This spring, new rules (determined by each state association) limit how many pitches high school hurlers can throw and how much rest they must have between outings. In North Carolina, a high school pitcher for South Stanly High School in Norwood, N.C., was two outs from a no-hitter when he was pulled as a result of reaching the state’s pitch count. “Due to this pitch count stuff, we have had to go to a lot of different guys to give us some time on the mound,” Terry Tucker, South Stanly Head... more
Company News
March 16, 2017
Yes, you can wash and disinfect them with the right system!   Q & A with Steve Leib Sports Laundry Systems, Oshkosh, Wis. As sales director for Sports Laundry Systems, Leib shares his knowledge of equipment and athletic laundry/gear care – ever urging athletic programs to install laundry solutions that clean and disinfect. Q: Why would a high school or college want to clean athletic helmets and protective pads in-house? A: It’s necessary to clean and disinfect helmets and pads for a few of... more
Facilities
March 16, 2017
The future home of The University of Alabama’s Adapted Athletics programs has begun to take shape. UA officially broke ground on the $10 million facility Thursday, Feb. 23, as UA President Stuart R. Bell and Adapted Athletics Director Dr. Brent Hardin recognized supporters during a ceremony at the site, which is located along the south façade of the UA Rec Center, east of the main entrance. The two-story facility will include a NCAA regulation game venue for wheelchair basketball, locker rooms... more
Leadership
March 16, 2017
William & Mary announced Tuesdasy that Samantha K. Huge has been appointed as the new director of athletics effective May 1.  Huge, currently the senior associate director of athletics at Texas A&M University, has 17 years of Division I athletics administration experience. She will become the first woman to hold the position at William & Mary since the job was combined in the 1980s to cover both men's and women's sports. Huge will succeed Director of Athletics Terry Driscoll, who is... more

Pages