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Leadership
June 15, 2017
Steve and Donna Blumer, a married couple who are athletic coordinators for Countryside and Dixie Hollins High School, respectively, will retire after 34 years in their position. According to the Tampa Bay Times, the Blumers first met while working on their masters' degrees, and in 1983, married and moved to the area where they worked. "It's been great," Donna said. "It's sort of a double-check system, making sure we're always on task. We don't forget deadlines because there's two of us. We're... more
High School News
June 15, 2017
Superior (Wis.) High School is getting ready for a facility renovation, and as part of the process decided to throw out many old trophies. According to the Superior Telegram, some coaches and athletes were not okay with the move. Marcia Mogensen, a sophomore, said she was upset to hear about what happened to the trophies. “I was really hurt because all of those people worked and worked and worked and worked, and they just threw them away like they were nothing,” Mogensen said. Ray Kosey,... more
Company News
June 15, 2017
Unique Advantages Aurora Storage Products is a U.S. manufacturer of athletic team storage equipment that can custom-design a system to fit your school’s unique space, needs, and budget. The company has many styles of shelving and accessories to store everything your athletic program requires to be successful and competitive. Are you challenged for space? Aurora Storage Products’ support team can design a high-density mobile storage system to save 50 percent or more of your floor space and leave... more
High School News
June 14, 2017
Last week, the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) released a statement to remind high school student-athletes that they cannot use their times and distances from high school meets to qualify for national events in track and field. According to the Holland Sentinel, John Johnson, communications director for the MHSAA, said that nothing has changed, since the rule has been in place for three decades. “The state tournament should be the boundary line for school team participation,... more
Company News
June 13, 2017
Unique Advantages A-Turf excels at working with high schools and colleges & universities, where an athletic field’s versatility and durability are critical. The company will work closely with you on system design and specifications for single-sport or multi-sport fields as well as multi-field complexes. A-Turf ® Titan is the industry’s plushest playing surface, has the best safety rating, and features the toughest turf construction. It’s backed with an industry-leading 12-year warranty,... more
Company News
June 13, 2017
More than 1,500 Youth Football Team to Compete in Nation's Biggest Youth Football Event that will Resemble Baseball's Little League World Series The Pro Football Hall of Fame Academy in Canton, Ohio today announced the nation’s largest postseason youth football event will take place capped by championships played at the world-class sports complex at Johnson Controls Hall of Fame Village. In 2017, eight regional events (Las Vegas, Indianapolis, Orlando, Charlotte, New Jersey, Kansas City, Dallas... more

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