Michigan Names AD  Meet the University of Michigan’s new athletic director, David Brandon, a football-playing alum and current chairman and CEO of Domino’s Pizza. Read the full story...

Coach-Player Fired  Three girls’ basketball coaches at this California high school have been fired following an incident in which the girls’ freshman coach, currently a college student, allegedly played in a j.v. game earlier in the season. Read the full story...

Continuing Concussion Hearings  The House Judiciary Committee plans to hold hearings on head injuries in high school and college football, similar to its recent hearings on the issue in the NFL. Read the full story...

Training For Speed  Vern Gambetta, President of Gambetta Sports Training Systems, shares his philosophy on speed training here. Read the full story...

PRODUCT SHOWCASE
Rehab Therapy Technology  Thanks to advances in technology, rehabilitation and physical therapy options have come a long way. The following companies provide the latest in rehab and therapy modalities. See products...
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Title IX Suit Settled—Again  Slippery Rock University’s Title IX lawsuit has now been settled, reopened, and settled again after the school was accused of not following through on facilities improvements and more coaching hires for its women’s programs. Read the full story...

Blowout Sparks Fight, Discussion  A 170-35 boys’ basketball score in Texas last week prompted plenty of controversy—not only between the two coaches, but also among the players, fans, and sports columnists across the country. Read the full story...

Starting Good Sportsmanship Early  A new sportsmanship program in this Massachusetts school district sends high school athletes to visit area elementary schools and take part in gym classes and a Q&A session with students. Read the full story...

Pilates Innovator
Balanced Body, Inc. has provided innovation in Pilates equipment since 1976.
CushionFall Sport
CushionFall Sport rubber Crumb infill is encapsulated with a vibrant green coating making it safer while enhancing the aesthetics of synthetic surfaces.
Suspension Training
The TRX Suspension Trainer is the original bodyweight-based portable training tool that builds strength and core stability.
Quality Gymnastics Equipment
Gibson Athletic has offered schools quality gymnastics, ballet, cheerleading and other fitness equipment for 35 years.


Windfall Saves Sports  This California high school will be able to keep all of its sports programs after a surprise miscalculation by the federal government, which will give the school almost $400,000 for enrolling the students of military families who live at a nearby Air Force base. Read the full story...

All-Star Game Hosting 101  If you’re interested in bringing more recognition to your league, school, athletic program, and student-athletes, here is a 10-step plan to help you get started in hosting an all-star basketball game. Read the full story...

Maintain Surface Appeal Everywhere
Installation and maintenance of superior indoor and outdoor sport surfaces.
Productive Practice Time
Make your baseball/softball practice more productive with Muhl Tech.
Regional Soil Blends
Beam Clay offers regional infield mixes blended for every state and climate from bulk plants nationwide.
Volleyball Team Gear
Spike Volleyball offers the latest in volleyball team apparel and supplies.


NCAA Convention Preview  The 2010 NCAA Convention begins Thursday in Atlanta. Here’s a preview of the scheduled goings-on, including award ceremonies, educational sessions, and division meeting agendas. Read the full story...

FSU Penalties Upheld  The NCAA Infractions Appeals Committee decided to uphold the Association’s penalties against Florida State University, including vacating 14 of retiring Head Football Coach Bobby Bowden’s wins. Read the full story...

HS Player Suffers Stroke  A Florida high school soccer player is in the Intensive Care Unit at a local hospital after he suffered a stroke during practice last week. Read the full story...

CASE STUDY
Biofreeze Pain Reliever vs. Ice  A conversation with Phil Page. Page is the Director of Clinical Education and Research for Performance Health/Hygenic Corp. and directs the Thera-Band Academy. He has worked with Louisiana State University, Tulane, the New Orleans Saints, and the Seattle Seahawks, as well as the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials. Read more...

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