Diving championships come soon, and a champion diver in Arkansas shares a little about what it’s like to excel in this technical sport.
IL has cheerleading champions: Belvidere North, Lincoln-Way East, Lemont, Central (Breese). Congrats to the 100 teams that competed in Bloomington.
Bad hazing allegations, spanning about 20 years, have surfaced at Lake Zurich HS in Chicago’s north-shore suburbs.
Private schools tend to win more than their fair share of state championships, and some states take measures to level the playing field.
A school bus rolled over, injuring 2 members of a girls’ bowling team from a Chicago high school when the driver suffered a seizure.
A coach kicked some football captains off the team because he disapproved of the nutrition supplement they were using. They’re suing him and the school.
2 HSs, one in Md., one in IL, are off to a great start in girls’ basketball. Sometimes it’s senior leadership. Other times, it’s underclassmen who drive the intensity.
About 3 football players every year in high school and college die from brain and spinal injuries they got while competing in a game.
When it comes to return-to-play, vision doesn’t play a big role, but eye problems after a concussion can impair a student’s return to learn.
Both the girls’ and boys’ soccer teams at Urbana HS in Ijamsville, Md., brought back a state title this year in soccer, a rare feat.