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January 29, 2015
Whether you've been at your school for two years or 20, you should always be thinking about future job opportunities.By David Hoch, EdD David Hoch, EdD, is the Athletic Director at Loch Raven High School, in Baltimore County, Md. He is the past President of the Maryland State Athletic Directors' Association and a frequent contributor to Athletic Management. He can be reached at: dhoch@bcps.org. Have you ever thought about moving on and taking another athletic administrative position? After a... more
January 29, 2015
The University of Connecticut has hired Warde Manuel as its new athletic director. Manuel, who had held the same position at the University at Buffalo for six years, was profiled by Athletic Management in this 2009 Q&A.
January 29, 2015
In competitive sports, success comes from preparation, strategy and execution, both on and off the playing field. That's why Ohio University offers two distinctive online master's degree programs designed to help prepare coaches and athletic directors with the knowledge and practical skills they can use to build their careers--both on and off the field.Founded in 1804, Ohio University is the ninth oldest public university in the United States. Located in Athens, Ohio, with five regional... more
January 29, 2015
In a continued emphasis on improving sportsmanship, the "soft red" has been eliminated in high school soccer. Effective with the 2012-13 season, a second yellow card not only will disqualify a player, but the team will not be permitted to substitute for the disqualified player. Previously, a team was permitted to replace a player who had received a second yellow card. This significant change was one of three rules revisions passed by the National Federation of State High School Associations (... more
January 29, 2015
Do you know an entry-level or mid-career superstar in athletics who is deserving of recognition? Join us in supporting the achievements and successes of an outstanding young woman by nominating her for the NACWAA Judith M. Sweet Commitment or Administrator of Tomorrow Award. Nominations must be submitted online by Wednesday, March 14. Named for an inspiring NACWAA Lifetime Achievement Award winner and athletics pioneer, the Judith M. Sweet Commitment Award recognizes an athletics administrator... more
January 29, 2015
A-Turf knew it struck gold when they were selected to replace the Buffalo Bills' field at Ralph Wilson Stadium in summer 2011. In addition to a heightened sense of pride because it was the company's first NFL field, now millions of people will see what tens of thousands of people have been witnessing for a few years at the collegiate and high school levels ... A-Turf® Titan in action. It's plush, with far less infill movement than other systems. It's grass-like, with lower glare than many... more

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