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HIGH SCHOOL RUMORS & GOSSIP

DCSAA announces Inaugural Pigskin Kickoff Classic

The District of Columbia State Athletic Association (DCSAA) announced on Monday that it will host the Inaugural Pigskin Kickoff Classic on Sept. 6 and 12. The event will serve as an official kickoff for the District’s high school football season, pitting teams from the DCIAA against some of the city’s private programs. “This is a great way to start the high school football...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: H.S. sophomore throws down sick dunk in warm-ups

Tweet Kwe Parker, a 6’2″ sophomore guard from Trinity Christian Prep in North Carolina, has some major bounce. Check out this insane one-handed, bounce-ball 360 he threw down in warm ups before a recent game for proof: What a joy it must be to be young and athletic. Parker is getting some interest from a few D-1 schools and with athleticism like this, you can expect to...
Via Los That Sports Blog
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas H.S. basketball star charged in teammate's murder

This is so sad and now the lives of two talented young men have ended. Dallas police have charged a star player from the state champion Madison High School basketball team with murder in connection with the slaying of a teammate who resided with him. Johnathan Tramaine Turner, a 19-year-old senior, was arrested Monday in connection with the March beating death of Troy Causey Jr....
Via Thacover2
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Meet the tallest high school basketball player in the world

Every now and then, a young athlete comes along and blows our minds with the way that he simply dominates everyone around him. The latest such example was Trick Shot Titus, the adorable boy who was born to put a basketball through a hoop at any height or distance, as playing for the Duke Blue Devils was obviously written into his genetic code. But today we’re dealing with someone...
Via With Leather
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

High school girls team wins district title with 70-foot buzzer-beater

The Eldorado High School (New Mexico) and La Cueva High School girls basketball teams were tied in their district standings at the end of the regular season forcing a one game playoff. La Cueva moved ahead by one on a free throw with 1.7 seconds remaining. In the bag, right? No, because they didn't expect...Caitlin Duree.A 3/4 court, district clinching buzzer beater. Bam, Eagles...
Via Bob's Blitz
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Military mom surprises 13-year-old son at free-throw line

I don’t care how many times I see these type of videos, they never get old. The reaction from 13-year-old Derrick Jenkins when he sees his mom first the first time in eight months is simply priceless. Lt. Col. Cotina Jenkins-Sellers just finished her deployment in Kuwait, and snuck up behind her son as he […]Continue reading...
Via The Victory Formation
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Canadian high school running back trucks multiple defenders

The video below makes two things abundantly clear: Jaeden Washington is very good at football, and the St. Andrew’s College defense is very, very bad at tackling. Washington, a junior running back at St. Michael’s College, is one of the top Canadian high school football prospects (colleges are the equivalent of high schools in Canada), and he showed off that skill against a...
Via NESN.com
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss
HOW MUCH YA BENCH?

Texas high school senior lifts 700 pounds

If Matt Poursoltani keeps lifting at this rate, he may be able to find a part-time job hoisting cars or other heavy objects off people sometime soon. Poursoltani lifted a ridiculous 700 pounds on Saturday — a feat not only impressive because it’s 700 pounds but also because Poursoltani is a high school senior at Pilot Point High in Texas, and because he has increased the amount...
Via NESN.com
March 25, 2013  |  102 Comments
NO ALIBI

Cheerleaders forced into fight club

The first rule of high school cheerleader fight club is that there should never be a thing called high school cheerleader fight club. 

Via Guyism
February 21, 2013  |  Discuss
POLICE BLOTTER

New video of coach assaulting youth player

Via Guyism
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss
CALLED HIS SHOT

High school announcer predicts defensive TD

R.J. Lewis is a high school football analyst in Atlanta.  Last weekend he announced a game between Douglass and Rockmart and made a bold prediction with Douglass on defense and trailing 54-0.  He predicted Douglass would score a defensive touchdown. "The Douglass Astros will get on the board defensively... you gotta step out on that limb.  A bobbled snap, scoop it in for...
Via Awful Announcing
November 01, 2012  |  Discuss
KIDS THESE DAYS

H.S. athletes ran 'sex fantasy league'

A number of athletes at Piedmont High School in California have been caught running something called a "sex fantasy league."

Via Larry Brown Sports
October 23, 2012  |  Discuss
HERE COMES THE BOOM

High school kicker makes 67-yard FG

Austin Rehkow of Central Valley High (Wash.) hit a 67-yard field goal -- 4 yards longer than the NFL record -- as time expired to send the game to overtime.

Via Beer Mug Sports
October 19, 2012  |  6 Comments
THROW LIKE A GIRL

High school team has female QB

17-year-old Erin Dimeglio is making history in the state of Florida, as the first female to play quarterback on a high school varsity football team.
Via Guyism
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss
GOTTA SUPPORT THE TEAM

PA man attends rival's game, is fired

A public address announcer for a Florida high school was relieved of his duties after he was spotted in the stands at a rival's playoff game last season.

Via Awful Announcing
August 23, 2012  |  15 Comments

High school runner Meghan Vogel helps carry injured opponent across finish line (Video)

There was some outstanding sportsmanship displayed during at the Ohio state track meet last Saturday. Meghan Vogel, a junior at West Liberty-Salem (Ohio) High School, won the state’s Division III 1,600 meter race, but she gained more attention for a race in which she finished last. Vogel was running the 3,200 meter race and about 50 meters from the finish line when she saw...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 04, 2012  |  89 Comments
K MASTER

Pitcher strikes out five in one inning

A high school pitcher did the rare feat of striking out five batters in the same inning. See what made the accomplishment possible.

Via NESN.com
May 19, 2012  |  12 Comments
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