September 13, 2011 - Issue 527


Coach, Athletic Director Charged  An Indiana high school volleyball coach and her athletic director were charged with failure to report sexual misconduct by an assistant coach. Read the full story...

Fun & New Ideas in Marketing  A look at some innovative marketing ideas being put in place by college athletic departments as they kick off their 2011-12 campaigns. Read the full story...

Fifty-Point Football Rule Changing  Connecticut has tweaked its rule that automatically suspended high school football coaches if their teams won games by more than 50 points. Read the full story...

PRODUCT SHOWCASE
Fundraising and Promotion  The following products can help your program develop more successful fundraising and promotions opportunities. See products...
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Buyer’s Guide Showcase: Natural Turf Maintenance
The following natural turf maintenance-related companies are advertisers in the Athletic Management Buyer’s Guide and you can click on the company name to visit its Web site.

Move Was Worth It  Flagler College, which recently moved up to NCAA Division II, has seen the decision pay off in spades. Read the full story...

Disagreement with Call Causes Forfeit  A Washington high school football coach pulled his team off the field after a dispute with an official, causing his team to forfeit. “I’ve never seen that before ever,” said the school’s athletic director. Read the full story...

A Lot of Hart  Congrats to Dave Hart, who was named Athletic Director (and Vice Chancellor) at the University of Tennessee last week. We conducted a Q&A with Hart after he left Florida State almost three years ago. Read the full story...


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Safe in the Heat
Monitor heat stress and illness with HQ, Inc.'s patented CorTemp, ingestible core-body thermometer pill.
Insurance Programs
K&K Insurance is a recognized leader of sports, leisure, and entertainment insurance products.


New Coach on the Block  Strength and conditioning coach Rich Jacobs talks about making the move from Xavier University to Gator Nation. Read the full story...

Sports Nutritionists Wanted  The CPSDA has launched a membership drive to increase the number of nutritionists who specialize in working with athletes. Read the full story...

Worldwide Markets
Magister Corporation provides a wide range of products for the orthopedic, rehabilitation and fitness markets worldwide.
Regional Soil Blends
Beam Clay offers regional infield mixes blended for every state and climate from bulk plants nationwide.
Team to Beat
PROTEAM is the team to beat in athletic training tables and treatment furniture.
Practice Made Easier
Coaching-aid machine technology made easy.


Facing the Death Penalty  A pair of North Carolina football teams received “the death penalty,” according to one athletic director, after having players ejected from a game for fighting. Read the full story...

After Football  Virginia Tech Head Football Coach Frank Beamer’s new contract stipulates that, when he retires, he will be allowed to remain at Virginia Tech as a special assistant to the athletic director. Read the full story...

Choosing Boys over Girls  In New York, a female high school tennis player is skipping the girls’ season and will play on the boys’ team instead. Read the full story...

CASE STUDY
Products That Do What They're Supposed To Do:  A QA with Dr. Ken Leistner Read more...

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