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Tools of the Trade
August 27, 2012 - Issue 576
Banned Words
 Instead of barring players from using Twitter, two universities have given them a list of prohibited words. Read the full story...
Survey Says
 Arizona high school football coaches were surveyed about a variety of topics, including running up the score and if they should be allowed to handle player discipline. Read the full story...
Allowing Alcohol
 The University of Texas at Arlington became the latest school to sell alcohol at sporting events, and it has created a buzz among students. Read the full story...
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2012 Athletic Management Buyer's Guide

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No Slow Down
 The NFHS released the latest figures on high school athletic participation rates, which increased for the 23rd consecutive year. Read the full story...
Change of Heart
 Carroll College’s football coach has rescinded his resignation just weeks before the fall opener. Read the full story...
Case Study
Research Supports Biofreeze for Treating Soreness  Researchers at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St.Johns, Canada completed a study on the effectiveness of two types of cold therapy--ice and Biofreeze Pain Reliever, a menthol-based topical analgesic--on delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS).
 The Kentucky High School Athletic Association is sanctioning archery as a sport. Read the full story...
ATC Works with Combat Medics
 The Syracuse University football team is holding its preseason training camp at the Fort Drum Army Base and Tim Neal, MS, ATC, Syracuse’s Assistant Athletics Director for Sports Medicine, is making his mark with the soldiers of the Army’s 10th Mountain Division. Read the full story...
Super Soaked
 To give the team a break, Emporia State’s football coaches triggered a team-wide water balloon fight at practice. Read the full story...
Product Showcase
Baseball and Softball Coaching Aids  Help your teams stay on top of their game with these equipment solutions.
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Early Contact Coming?
 The NCAA is debating whether Division I college basketball coaches should be able to contact eighth-graders in writing about the new academic requirements. Read the full story...
Coach Finds Gun in Player’s Locker
 A high school football coach who heard a rumor during practice that a player had a gun, found one in his locker. The player was subsequently arrested. Read the full story...
Culture Change
 Ball State’s new head football coach is working hard to develop a sense of community. Among other things, he’s sent players into local businesses with schedules. Read the full story...
Cleaning Solutions
Athletix(TM) Products offers cleaning solutions with Equipment Cleaner wipes, Disinfectant wipes and Foam Hand Sanitizer.
Biodex Concussion Management
Pre-season and post-injury Balance Assessment - Biodex provides the missing element.
Suspension Training
The TRX Suspension Trainer is the original bodyweight-based portable training tool that builds strength and core stability.
ThermaZone is a powerful and practical pain relief system that provides continuous, targeted, heating and cooling therapy when and where you need it without the use of ice.
Effective Infection Prevention
Hibiclens and Hibistat are a critical component of an effective infection prevention plan.
Parker Laboratories
World leader for medical ultrasound and electromedical contact media.
Spenco Foot Care Products
For the past 40 years, Spenco has made Foot Care Products - shoe insoles, arch supports, heel pads and orthotics.
Equipment For Any Budget
Total Strength and Speed offers equipment from Williams Strength to Force Weight Equipment
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