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Tools of the Trade
September 16, 2013 - Issue 630
High School Stars
 There’s a new market for signed cards on eBay: elite high school players. Read the full story...
Filling the Seats
 Some coaches get involved in promoting their team more than others. Then there’s Mississippi State Head Baseball Coach John Cohen, who goes above and beyond. Read the full story...
Healthy Fundraising Idea
 A high school football coach attempting to lose weight has solicited donations for each pound he loses, with the money going to the school’s football fund. Read the full story...
Featured E-zine

2013 Bison Team Sports and Park & Rec Equipment

The 2013 catalog features equipment for basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, lacrosse, futsal, team handball, rugby, tennis, tetherball, badminton, ice and field hockey—plus scorers tables, wall padding, and other facility accessories.

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Giving Thanks
 Providence College held an annual season ticket holder appreciation party. Read the full story...
Steroid Test Results
 New Jersey released the results of its high school sports steroid testing program, in which it found one athlete had used steroids out of the 510 tested. Read the full story...
Case Study
Managing High-Quality Infields  Other than my good friend Roger Bossard, head groundskeeper of the Chicago White Sox, I am probably one of the first customers to use the Pro's Choice product line. I have been using Pro's Choice for 25 years now.
A Giant Among Giants
 In 1975, Ronnie Barnes became the first certified athletic trainer to graduate from East Carolina University. Today, he is one of the most powerful people in the New York Giants organization. Read the full story...
Not Beating the Heat
 Only 2.5 percent of athletic trainers comply with all NATA guidelines for preventing heat-related illnesses, according to two new studies. Read the full story...
Technology to the Rescue
 In an effort to find better ways to diagnose concussions, Northern Arizona University is using a robot and San Diego State University is testing a balance tracking system. Read the full story...
Product Showcase
Nutrition  Help your athletes perform better with these fueling solutions from top sports nutrition product manufacturers.
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Buyer’s Guide Showcase: Gym/Pool Components
The following gym/pool components-related companies are advertisers in the Athletic Management Buyer’s Guide and you can click on the company name to visit its Web site.
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School District Lectured on Need for ADs
 In Indiana, the head of the state association spoke at a school board meeting about the need for a full-time athletic director in its schools. Read the full story...
Teaming Up
 Two college basketball coaches recently drove together to visit the same out-of-state recruit. Read the full story...
Late Save
 When a Wisconsin high school football team only had 12 healthy players, two girls joined the team, allowing the season to continue. Read the full story...
Armacell's ArmaSport(R)
Armacell's ArmaSport(R) is the preferred turf underlayment pad system.
Brightening Fan Base
Brighten your fan base with Daktronics' long-lasting LED systems.
Ultimate Resource
Global Bodyweight Training is the ultimate resource for the bodyweight athlete with equipment, videos, and apparel.
Advanced Athletic Medicine
Discover how you can equip your athletes with advanced sports medicine products.
Hands on Deck
Pro's Choice offers a whole team of products to help make your infield the best it can be.
Aquatic Therapy
From conditioning and therapy to rehab and recovery, SwimEx meets all your training needs.
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