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September 14, 2017
Unique Advantages Ball machines provide the unique benefit of consistent ball throws, whether it be a baseball pitching machine or drills for soccer or volleyball or tennis. Use of ball machines in practice also frees up coaches to spend more time observing the progress of their players. About the Company Sports Tutor has been a leading manufacturer of ball throwing machines for tennis, baseball, softball, volleyball, and soccer for more than 27 years.  Sports Tutor, Inc.  800-448-... more
Company News
September 14, 2017
Unique Advantages KPN offers turn-key athletic contracts that help schools and universities purchase and install turf, track, and court systems with FieldTurf ®, furnish stadiums with bleachers, grandstands, press boxes and benches by GTGrandstands, illuminate fields with Musco Lighting®, and provide sports field equipment with Sportsfield Specialties, all without having to duplicate the bid process. By using KPN’s cooperative purchasing program, your district can save time and money. About the... more
Progressive Programs
September 14, 2017
After more than a year of planning and collaboration between the Athletic Department and the Division of Student Life, a new four-year leadership training program will be implemented this fall for student-athletes, spirit team members and club sport leaders at the University of Delaware. Known as BLUE—Building Leaders Utilizing Education—the program is the first of its kind in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) that is led by a collaborative effort between Student Life and Athletics to... more
Leadership
September 13, 2017
In a time when political debates are becoming more heated and athletes are being drawn into them, Anton Goff, Athletic Director at St. John's University, encourages his student-athletes to discuss politics, as long as they do so wisely. He recently discussed the issue with The Torch. “At St. John’s, we recognize that freedom of thought, expression, and speech are intellectual pillars of our University community and key parts of our Vincentian mission to serve those in need both locally and... more
High School News
September 13, 2017
On Wednesday, the executive committee of the New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association voted to uphold the penalties on Juan Griles, Head Boys' Basketball Coach at Eastside High School in Paterson, N.J. The decision was unanimous and took less than 10 minutes to reach. According to nj.com, in June, the NJSIAA's controversies committee ruled that Griles had violated regulations against recruiting, and Eastside had broken rules relating to eligibility and recruiting while not filing proper... more
Company News
September 13, 2017
(The Evolution of the Baseball Pitching Machine) “There have been a lot of changes over the course of the years, but none greater than the introduction of the third wheel to the traditional pitching machine, finally achieving the unobstructed vision and the resulting timing so critical to hitting.” The first baseball pitching machines were arm machines that were unguarded, leading to some very tragic accidents. Arm machines then needed to be heavily guarded, limiting the vision advantage. Due... more

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