High School Sports Headlines

  • Why a new law is driving big-time coaches out of high school sports

    Landmark bullying legislation is being used to target an unlikely group: high school sports coaches. Thirteen coaches with at least 175 years of combined experience have lost their jobs or moved on. Seven years after New Jersey enacted landmark anti-bullying legislation in the wake of Tyler Clementi’s death, the law is being used to target an unlikely group: high school sports coaches. Don’t like your daughter’s playing time? The coach is a bully. Someone on the...

    NJ.com
  • Ohio High School Protests Outside Group's Attempt to Ban Prayer at Sporting Events

    Students and community members at West Branch High School in Beloit, Ohio are pushing back against a left-wing think tank's attempt to ban the school's long-held tradition of holding a prayer before sporting events. The post Ohio High School Protests Outside Group’s Attempt to Ban Prayer at Sporting Events appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

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  • Utah high school athlete dies in crash with school bus

    RIVERTON, Utah (AP) - Police say a senior high school athlete was killed after his car crashed into the back of a school bus in a Salt Lake City suburb. The Deseret News reports 17-year-old Bryson Hathaway died Wednesday afternoon when his car rammed into the back of a Jordan ...

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  • Threats made at Green Middle School, Willoughby South High School

    CLEVELAND– Several schools across Northeast Ohio have been the subject of threats. This comes as a student suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound at Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County Tuesday morning. These are the most-recent school violence threats: Green Middle School The Summit County Sheriff’s Office said a 14-year-old threatened to shoot students at Green Middle School. The threat was posted on Instagram on Saturday and included images of a handgun. Detectives interviewed the...

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  • National school walkout planned in response to Florida high school shooting

    Organizers behind the Women's March, an anti-Trump and female empowerment protest, called for a 17-minute, nationwide walkout by teachers and students on March 14.

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  • Fla. high school shooter was on school rifle team funded by NRA

    The troubled teen was an avid member of the team, bringing the country's largest gun lobby into the spotlight of a tragedy it has tried to avoid.

    NY Daily News