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Stories with subject: High school sports
  • Livonia football, baseball sanctioned 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 9:53 pm
  • BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Livonia High School's football and baseball teams have been sanctioned by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association for each allowing an ineligible transfer student to play in the past academic year.

  • Mandeville HS forfeits 8 games 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 9:50 pm
  • BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The Louisiana High School Athletic Association is requiring the Mandeville High School baseball team to forfeit eight games because one of its players was an ineligible student.

  • Drive-by shooting kills prep basketball player 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 5:13 pm
  • MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Michigan - A 17-year-old high school varsity basketball player was fatally wounded in an apparent drive-by shooting as he and his friends walked to a sports banquet in western Michigan.

  • Cowboys add another QB in ex-Chicago starter Hanie 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 4:03 pm
  • IRVING, Texas - The Dallas Cowboys have added another quarterback with starting experience in Caleb Hanie.

  • 2 ex-college football players charged with assault 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 4:24 pm
  • BOSTON - Two former college football players who went to high school together were charged Wednesday with beating up a homeless man.

  • IHSA eliminates padded summer football practice 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 5:26 pm
  • SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois high school sports officials have voted to eliminate full pads from summer football practices.

  • Officer accused of tripping students at game 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 9:16 pm
  • GEORGETOWN, Texas - A Central Texas police officer has been put on paid leave after video surfaced allegedly showing him tripping and pushing students as they rushed a playing field after a state championship soccer game.

  • Police seek shooter of Ohio high school student 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 4:07 pm
  • SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - Students, faculty and other community members on Monday mourned a popular high school football player who police say was fatally shot over the weekend while trying to play the role of peacemaker and police were seeking a 17-year-old suspect.

  • Morehead State hires Greg Todd as women's coach 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 3:45 pm
  • MOREHEAD, Kentucky - Morehead State has hired Greg Todd as its women's basketball coach.

  • Alaska village advances to national mascot finals 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 8:55 am
  • ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The northwest Alaska village of Deering may be tiny - with just 130 residents - but its school mascot is in the running for a national championship of nicknames.

  • Judge rules in favor of Picayune School District 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:45 pm
  • PICAYUNE, Mississippi - A Pearl River County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that alleged Picayune school officials were liable for a high school baseball player's injuries by failing to protect him from a hazing incident.

  • Fired Wenatchee teacher wins back job, pay 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 2:12 pm
  • WENATCHEE, Washington - A Wenatchee High School teacher who was fired after a student drowned in the school pool will return to work next term.

  • Panhandle school bus driver dies in crash 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:46 pm
  • TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Authorities say a Florida Panhandle school bus driver was killed in a crash while driving a high school track team back from a meet.

  • Montana signs junior college hoops player 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 1:05 pm
  • MISSOULA, Montana - Montana men's basketball coach Wayne Tinkle has announced the signing of Diablo Valley College guard Jermaine Edmonds Jr.

  • No charges for wrestlers in lynching photo 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 4:54 pm
  • BELVIDERE, New Jersey - A New Jersey prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the members of a high school wrestling team who posed in a photograph that simulated a lynching.

  • Man pleads guilty to SW Idaho rampage crimes 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 1:31 pm
  • BOISE, Idaho - A southwest Idaho man has pleaded guilty to five crimes committed during a drug-fueled rampage that left two men hospitalized and others injured.

  • 3 to run marathon to help school stabbing victims 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 1:22 pm
  • PITTSBURGH - Three people from the western Pennsylvania town where 21 students and a security guard were wounded in a high school stabbing rampage hope to raise money for the victims by running the Boston Marathon.

  • Renasant's name on Tupelo football field 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:29 pm
  • TUPELO, Mississippi - Tupelo Public School District Superintendent Gearl Loden says the local high school football field will be called Renasant Field once new blue turf is installed this summer.

  • Prep player charged with assault back in school 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:51 am
  • DETROIT - The Detroit schools have readmitted a high school football star accused of body-slamming a school guard to the ground.

  • Son admits hosting party that led to teen's death 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 9:58 pm
  • MADISON, Minnesota - A 19-year-old western Minnesota man has admitted that he hosted an underage drinking party attended by a star high school athlete from Dawson who was later found dead of hypothermia.

  • Girls basketball MVP shares award plaque 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:20 pm
  • MADISON, Minnesota - The girls' basketball coach at Lac qui Parle Valley High School in southwestern Minnesota said he initially didn't believe his team's most valuable player when she told him what she wanted to do with her award plaque.

  • Teen emerges from painful childhood, honored 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:44 pm
  • CHELSEA, Alabama - Maygen Boaz-Jeffords remembers her first run-in with the law. She was 7 years old.

  • Classes resume at high school rocked by stabbings 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:16 pm
  • MURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania - Classes resumed Wednesday at a Pittsburgh-area high school where authorities said a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard a week ago while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.

  • Coach suspended for pushing gas-passing student 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 8:59 am
  • ALEXANDRIA, Pennsylvania - A high school football coach facing criminal charges for allegedly shoving a student who passed gas in the coach's classroom is receiving support from coaches in neighboring districts and others.

  • Band coach accused of sex exploitation 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 1:28 pm
  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - An Air Academy High School band coach is facing charges of sexual exploitation of a child after he was accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 16-year-old student.