September 28, 2010 - Issue 478

Video Leads to Suspension  After a rap video shot by football players showed up on YouTube, this Maryland high school suspended the team for an indefinite period, which was then shortened to one game. Read the full story...

Paying to Leave  Nebraska and Colorado are both paying significant sums of money to leave the Big 12. Read the full story...

VHSL Bans Energy Drinks  The Virginia High School League voted Wednesday to not allow athletes to consume energy drinks during VHSL practices and games. Read the full story...




PRODUCT SHOWCASE
Track and Field Equipment  Help your athletes get on track with updated equipment from these top-of-the-line manufacturers. See products...
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Soccer Fans Warned  Soccer fans at the University of Virginia were admonished by their athletic department after using vulgar language during a game against Wake Forest. Read the full story...

Top 10  Being a high school athletics administrator these days is no easy task. We asked Dan Cardone to name the “top ten” biggest obstacles he faces on a daily basis. Read the full story...

Football Focus  As the football season shifts into full gear, teams are receiving news coverage for everything from suspensions to gate receipts. Read the full story...

Setting The Standard
A-Turf sets the standard in the synthetic turf industry.
USA-Made Surface
Everlast with Nike Grind is a leader in sustainable sports surfacing and made in the USA.
Change the Game
GSV's extra effort in turf technology is what separates the champions from the competition.
Athletic Field Lighting
Musco Sports Lighting has been designing and manufacturing athletic field lighting systems since 1976.


Ohio Done With Media Guides  Ohio University says it will stop printing media guides. Read the full story...

Print It?  Last fall, we published an article in Athletic Management on the pros and cons of not printing media guides, from three different perspectives. Read the full story...

Team to Beat
PROTEAM is the team to beat in athletic training tables and treatment furniture.
First Aid Kit For Teeth
Save-A-Tooth is the only scientifically designed system to store and preserve knocked-out teeth for 24 hours.
Aquatic Therapy
From conditioning and therapy to rehab and recovery, SwimEx meets all your training needs.
Synthetic Surfaces Inc.
Synthetic Surfaces Inc. is an adhesive company that specializes in one-part curing urethanes for installing synthetic turf, wood floors, and sport and recreational surfaces.
Computer-Aided Specialties
VP Buildings specializes in the computer-aided design of pre-engineered steel systems construction.


ATCs in the News  From New Jersey to Colorado, a look at athletic trainers who have recently been in the news. Read the full story...

Exchange Student Benched  A Michigan high school exchange student is fighting a state rule that allows him only one year of sports participation. Read the full story...

Referee Sues  A basketball referee is suing a high school’s athletic director for libel. Read the full story...

CASE STUDY
Financing Your Equipment Needs  Paul Danielson, Cse, of The Toro Company, talks about some things to consider as you build out your strategic plan and evaluate your acquisition of capital assets. Read more...

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