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National Federation of State High School Associations

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  • Inside the BRD: New format for state basketball tournament appears to be set

    With reclassification to six statewide groups (based strictly on student population) set for the fall, the Virginia High School League will institute a new format for its state basketball tournament. Rather than have the state semifinals and finals played...
  • N.H. school board member wants football ban

    N.H. school board member wants football ban
    A New Hampshire school board member says that he wants to ban football in his district. Paul Butler, a retired surgeon and first-term board member for the Dover school district, says that the risks of injury in the sport are too great. "I think it's bad...
  • Area coaches honored by national federation

     
    Port Orange Spruce Creek boys golf coach Mark Grose and Dr. Phillips girls basketball and flag football coach Anthony Jones were selected among 12 coaches honored as 2010-11 state coaches of the year by the National Federation of State High School...
  • New Rule, New Baseball Bats For High School Players

    New Rule, New Baseball Bats For High School Players
    Following the lead of the NCAA a year ago, this spring will be the first time the National Federation of State High School Associations requires a new style of baseball bat for all high school players. The new bats are based on the Batted Coefficient...
  • Gloucester beats Menchville, takes big step toward regular-season title

    Gloucester beats Menchville, takes big step toward regular-season title
    NEWPORT NEWS — Friday's Peninsula District softball showdown between Gloucester and Menchville was anything but ordinary. But after an eventful two hours, part of which Monarchs coach Tim Dragone played under protest, the Dukes came away with a 5-...
  • More safety, less power: New bats are changing high school baseball

    More safety, less power: New bats are changing high school baseball
    As field dimensions go, few are more hitter friendly than Warwick's overgrown backyard, where it's 289 and 293 feet down the lines. With the wind blowing out, a check swing might have a chance to get out. Yet six games in "Raiderland," as they call it,...
  • Inside the PD: VHSL says umpire erred in Friday softball showdown

    The home plate umpire in Friday’s Menchville-Gloucester softball game was incorrect when he told Monarchs coach Tim Dragone to remove his pitcher on his third visit to the mound, the rules interpreter for the VHSL said on Monday. Citing the NFHS...
  • Title IX has made a dramatic impact on girls' high school athletics

    Title IX has made a dramatic impact on girls' high school athletics
    Looking back with four decades of wisdom, it was a landmark moment in American history. With only 37 words, the legislation that became known as Title IX dramatically changed the landscape of women's athletics — even if the word "athletics" was...