A ruling has been handed down in favor of Texas high school cheerleaders who cheered the school’s football team on last fall with sayings taken from the Bible.
One southern Illinois unit district is preparing for the worst in next year’s state cuts to schools, preemptively canceling extracurricular activities for the 2013-14 school year.
A few weeks before the men’s basketball team from FGCU advanced to the Sweet 16, a young pianist put the university on the map with her recital at Carnegie Hall.
Research suggests elite athletes also outperform their nonathletic peers in terms of performing some cognitive tasks.
Some Maryland state legislators are considering bills that would require helmets in girls’ lacrosse, and the state’s Board of Education is also looking into the idea.
A bill in Virginia that would have allowed home-schooled students to try out for athletic teams at public schools was defeated a few days ago in the state Senate’s Education and Health Committee.
A Chicago native has taken college recruiting to a new level. Tom Lemming announced his organization’s all-area team in Chicago, and Channel 7 has video.
We fed our computer estimates of team strength into our simulator for all 16 teams in eight classes of the IHSA football championships in Illinois. Here’s what happened (aka. our predictions for who will win the state football championships).
Only a few surprise wins in the quarter-finals, so we use the week to analyze our predictive stats for the 2012 season.
There were some surprises in Round 2 of the Illinois high school football playoffs, but mostly, this round just gave us a chance to recognize teams that really step up their game during the playoffs.