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Tools of the Trade
March 17, 2014 - Issue 654
The Power of Parents
 Five coaches at an Iowa high school have quit over “a string of unreasonable accusations and criticism” from parents. Read the full story...
Bench Party
 Colby College’s men’s basketball team is making waves with its unique bench celebrations. Read the full story...
Coach Sued for Not Breaking up Fight
 After a player had his jaw broken, a New York high school football coach was sued for not breaking up a locker room fight. Read the full story...
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2014 Training & Conditioning Digital Buyer’s Guide

The Training & Conditioning Buyer’s Guide includes expanded product listings not available in print. URLs listed in this publication are active, meaning you can click on a company’s Web site where it appears in the Buyer’s Guide to learn about the company and its products.

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Calling It a Season
 Citing an absence of contributing seniors, the University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball team has declined postseason invitations. Read the full story...
Indomitable Spirit
 Zach Pickett, a water polo player at Shingle Springs (Calif.) Ponderosa High School, has been selected the 2014 national recipient of the “National High School Spirit of Sport Award” by the NFHS. Read the full story...
Company News
Performance On the Surface  Performance, manufactured by ECORE, a company that transforms waste into unique performance surfacing, is a premier sports surfacing, ideal for multi-purpose areas, indoor tracks, gymnasiums, aerobic centers, and court surfaces. Using ECORE's patent-pending itstru technology, Performance is created by fusionbonding a 3 mm ECORE recycled rubber wear layer to an ECORE recycled rubber underlayment. The underlayment is available in five and 12 mm thicknesses, depending upon the application.
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Pass Complete
 The University of Texas has hired Anthony Pass as its new football head athletic trainer. Read the full story...
Youth Concussions
 The NATA has released a new position statement on the management of sport concussion that addresses education, prevention, documentation and legal aspects, evaluation, and return-to-play considerations. Read the full story...
Breakthrough Research
 Certain biomarker levels in concussed athletes could indicate when they can safely return to play, new research shows. Read the full story...
Product Showcase
Basketball Facility Equipment  These top manufacturers can fill all of your basketball equipment and facility needs with cutting-edge ideas and products.
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Online Buyer's Guide
Our online Buyer's Guide features a customized pages for companies advertising in our 2014 Buyer's Guide, including interactive links, product images, and more detailed product listings. Here are links to four companies featured in our Guide:
Bison, Inc.
BioEx Systems

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Head of the Class
 A Michigan high school athletic director gave a college lecture on how his department deals with overzealous parents. Read the full story...
Overcoming Adversity
 On the women’s basketball team at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, a graduate assistant coach has thrived despite being diagnosed with Asperger’s. Read the full story...
Proactive Changes
 The Omaha Public Schools will spend nearly $1 million, much of it privately donated, on three softball fields to head off potential Title IX complaints. Read the full story...
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