HIGH SCHOOL RUMORS & GOSSIP
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...
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...
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....
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...
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...
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...
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...
HOW MUCH YA BENCH?
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...
The first rule of high school cheerleader fight club is that there should never be a thing called high school cheerleader fight club.
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CALLED HIS SHOT
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...
KIDS THESE DAYS
A number of athletes at Piedmont High School in California have been caught running something called a "sex fantasy league."
HERE COMES THE BOOM
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.
THROW LIKE A GIRL
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.
GOTTA SUPPORT THE TEAM
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.
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...
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A high school pitcher did the rare feat of striking out five batters in the same inning. See what made the accomplishment possible.