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HIGH SCHOOL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Texas mayor delays Halloween for Friday night football game

When Halloween falls on a Friday in a town where high school football is king, there's only one thing to do — reschedule the holiday.Facing an upcoming Friday night dilemma, one Texas mayor called an audible by postponing the trick-or-treating and moving it to the next day so it wouldn't interfere with the big game, reported KETK-TV.Van mayor Dean Stone made the Halloween...
Via The Other Paper
1 day ago  |  Discuss

High school football player dies from hit during game

Jamond Salley of Park View High School in South Hill, Va. died  after being hit during their game on Friday night. This news comes from WRIC, a local ABC affiliate in Virginia. Around 8:10 p.m. Jamond Salley, a junior at Park View Senior High School, received medical attention on the sidelines of a game between his school and Brunswick High School on October 17. Salley’s medical...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

H.S. runner carries injured opponent across finish line

If a picture says a thousand words, then this photo of a cross-country runner carrying an injured competitor across the finish line during a North Dakota race speaks volumes about the true meaning of sports.The amazing show of compassion happened Saturday at the Eastern Dakota Conference’s Cross County Championship. Fargo South runner Danielle LeNoue was nearing the final stretch...
Via The Other Paper
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Sexual nature of alleged high school football hazings revealed

The alleged sexual hazing rituals which forced a New Jersey high school football team to cancel the rest of its season have been revealed by the parent of a player in the program — and the details are are disturbing.The reported attacks within Sayreville War Memorial High School's football program happened frequently and without warning, the parent claimed. It would start...
Via The Other Paper
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: High school DB makes ridiculous one-handed pick-six

Wake Forest commit Charles Wade of Bishop Kenny (FL) High School might be adding an... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo of high school football players hugging goes viral

KWWL – Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings A photo of a hug between opposing players at the end of a high school football game in Iowa went viral this week because of the wonderful moment of sportsmanship it captured. Wapsie Valley beat Grundy Center 21-17 last Friday night, but the loss wasn’t what was […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: H.S. football player's amazing post-game interview

Lauren Mickler, of TWC News Austin, was part of one of the greatest post game interviews that the world has ever seen. Apollos Hester, wide receiver for East View High School in Georgetown, Texas, was asked by Mickler how the game went, and his reply was truly inspirational. Watch the complete interview and feel inspired for yourself. This interview took place after East View defeated...
Via Down and Distance
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Vandals burn phallic symbol onto high school field

Police investigators reportedly are seeking warrants in an attempt to collar a group of vandals who utilized a grass-killing agent they purchased on the Internet to burn a penis into the football field at a high school in Bedford, Mich. The suspects in question allegedly are two teenagers who say they got the idea of […] The post Vandals burn 100-yard penis into Michigan high school...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Central HS football coach receives racist letter

Miami Central Senior High School football coach Roland Smith received a hate letter, containing the N-word, in advance of the team’s nationally televised game on Saturday against the Hoover (Ala.) Bucs.  The letter, which allegedly came from a Hoover Bucs fan, also said, “Take up your chicken bones and red cups on the way back to Miami after we beat your ass,” according to Al.com.
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
August 22, 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

H.S. football coach suspends entire team for lack of character

The sins of the few can cause the punishment of the many. One high school football coach in Utah is taking that idiom rather literally. Matt Labrum, head coach of Union High School in Roosevelt, Utah, suspended all 80 of his players on Saturday after the team’s 40-16 loss, according to the Deseret News. The suspensions had nothing to do with the loss or the players’ performance...
Via NESN.com
September 25, 2013  |  255 Comments
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
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
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