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Tools of the Trade
July 23, 2012 - Issue 571
Parents vs. School
 Rim of the World High School students and parents have staged protests to get a successful football coach rehired. Read the full story...
If They Want To Leave
 The NCAA is allowing Penn State football players to transfer to other schools without penalty. Read the full story...
More Scams Turning Up
 In recent weeks, several high school athletic departments have found themselves hurt by fundraising scams. Read the full story...
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Facility May Go
 A California high school baseball team may lose its locker room because it doesn’t meet ADA standards. Read the full story...
Switching Tracks
 College of the Desert announced that it will not have a former DA investigate the football team and will instead have two commissioners handle the job. Read the full story...
Case Study
Help Your Players Improve With Snap Attack  An interview with Tommy Barber, owner of Tommy Barber Sports in Duluth, Georgia, a company focused on selling professional training tools as well as designing athletic facilities and installing equipment at colleges, public schools, and organizations throughout the Southeast.
Lightning Safety Reminder
 Two players died and one was injured when lightning struck a tree at a soccer club in Texas. Read the full story...
A Case for Training the Neck
 To protect athletes from concussions and other head injuries, strength coaches should focus on strengthening the neck and trapezius muscles. In fact, the author argues that neck strengthening should be a training priority. Read the full story...
FAI Linked to Sports Hernia
 New research is showing that the hip condition FAI (Femoral Acetabular Impingement) might be a contributing cause to sports hernias. Read the full story...
Product Showcase
Ankle and Foot Care  Taking care of your athletes' feet is made easier with these quality products from the best ankle and foot care people in the business.
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Buyer’s Guide Showcase: Team Equipment
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HS Track & Field Rules Changes
 New requirements for passing the baton in the exchange zone and the penalty for wearing an illegal uniform highlight changes in high school track and field rules for next season. Read the full story...
Commissioner Can’t Fire Coaches
 The Big Ten discussed giving its commissioner the power to fire coaches. Read the full story...
Parents Sue School District
 The parents of a Maryland high school football player who collapsed during football practice and later died are suing the school. Read the full story...
Biodex Concussion Management
Pre-season and post-injury Balance Assessment - Biodex provides the missing element.
Brightening Fan Base
Brighten your fan base with Daktronic's long-lasting LED systems.
Gateway to Strength
Legend Fitness provides the ultimate gateway to stronger athletes.
Modular Tiles
Matflex's line of modular interlocking tiles for sports cover in-line hockey, aerobics, and gymnasium flooring, as well as entrance ways and pool decks.
Productive Practice Time
Make your baseball/softball practice more productive with Muhl Tech.

Kestrel 4400 Heat Stress Tracker
Kestrel 4400 Heat Stress Tracker Rugged, accurate and affordable, keep athletes safe from heat illness.
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