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August 31, 2015
Wildfires in Washington state have negatively impacted air quality, forcing high school teams indoors for alternative workouts.
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August 31, 2015
In remembrance of the nine victims of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting in Charleston on June 17, the University of South Carolina football team will wear specially-designed stickers on their helmets this season. 
Facilities
August 27, 2015
A Pennsylvania high school's gold football field is turning heads but not necessarily for the right reasons.
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August 26, 2015
Bellevue (Wash.) High School's powerhouse football program—which has won 11 state titles in 15 years—was rocked by reports that, over the last seven years, at least 17 players earned academic eligibility by taking classes at a 40-student private school some are calling a "diploma mill."
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August 25, 2015
Men currently dominate administrative roles in sports but women are gaining momentum as leaders in the field. Intrepid pioneers are changing perceptions and setting the stage for even greater female representation at the top of athletic programs. The infographic below, created by Ohio University’s Online Masters in Athletic Administration program, takes a closer look.
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August 24, 2015
In a recently-released report, the Freedom From Religion Foundation criticized more than two dozen public universities for the roles team chaplains play in their football programs.
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August 24, 2015
Months after a Michigan State University softball player alleged that the team's head coach and pitching coach planned to intentionally throw pitches at her during batting practice, a report concluded that allegations from the player and her stepfather were a result of a grudge they held against the coaching staff.
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August 20, 2015
The Georgia High School Athletic Association took a step toward fixing classification issues and the public/private divide by announcing the formation of a seventh classification, called the Big 44, as well the adoption of another classification formula.
Fundraising
August 19, 2015
A High School in North Carolina is set to host its first-ever Fan Fest before the football team's home opener. Sponsored by the town booster club and sports marketing committee, the event doubles as a fundraiser and will feature players from all of the school's sports teams.
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August 18, 2015
With girls leading the way, the number of participants in high school sports increased for the 26th consecutive year in 2014-15—topping the 7.8 million mark for the first time—according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the NFHS.
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August 17, 2015
In a unanimous decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) declined to assert jurisdiction in the case of the Northwestern University football players, saying that doing so would not promote labor stability.
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August 17, 2015
Some South Carolina high schools are no longer signing athletic eligibility waiver forms for their students who transfer to charter schools. 
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August 13, 2015
With the International Olympic Committee's recent recognition of Ultimate Frisbee, one coach believes it's time for high schools to help grow the sport.
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August 12, 2015
A school district in Illinois is considering granting naming rights for athletic facilities to big-time donors, including individuals, organizations, or corporations. 
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August 10, 2015
An athletic director and coach in Vermont reported football hazing to the school’s principal, but that wasn’t enough to fulfill their responsibility, a recent investigation of the incident concludes.
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August 10, 2015
Norwood Teague, Athletic Director at the University of Minnesota, has resigned due to complaints of sexual harassment toward two female university employees. Teague admitted to his actions, which included inappropriate touching and text messages at a school-sponsored event.
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August 10, 2015
A new, more clearly defined faceoff procedure highlights rules changes for 2016 in boys' high school lacrosse.
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August 6, 2015
As the new school year begins, districts across the country are debating the academic standards their athletes need to meet to play sports. Some are increasing requirements while others are loosening them.
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August 5, 2015
Instead of getting more money from the student government for football tickets that have been distributed free to students game-by-game, the University of Oregon athletic department will convert 300 of those tickets to paid student season tickets.
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August 3, 2015
​A law firm’s investigation into the University of Illinois’ women’s basketball program cleared the coaching staff of accusations it used race to divide the team, but recommended the school clarify expectations.
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