Participation in high school football rose for the first time in five years during the 2013-14 school year, according to the latest High School Athletics Participation Survey.
This week, 13-year-old female pitcher Mo'ne Davis became the first Little Leaguer to ever grace the cover of Sports Illustrated.
In total, 29 percent of adults listed childhood obesity as a "big concern" locally, while 55 percent listed it as a "big concern" nationally.
With tension still running high in Ferguson, Mo., the NFL's St. Louis Rams reached out to three local high school football teams to offer them free tickets to a preseason game this past weekend.
The teen supposedly responsible for originating the "Louisville Purge" rumor revealed on Twitter that he had been kicked off his high school football team.
Douglas County (Georgia) High School football player Zyrees Oliver passed away Monday after collapsing at his home following a football practice the previous week.
If youth-football programs are looking to prevent concussions, removing front-of-the-head collisions from the game would be a great jumping-off point.
The district's school board approved a drug-testing pilot in the wake of a steroid scandal that revealed that a handful of Florida high school athletes were provided with performance-enhancing drugs.
U.S. Reps. Tony Cárdenas (D-Calif.) and Charles W. Dent (R-Pa.) created the bipartisan Congressional Student-Athlete Protection Caucus to ensure the fair treatment of collegiate student-athletes.
A group of Texas high school cheerleaders filed a petition with the state Supreme Court over an ongoing dispute about the display of banners with religious messages at high school football games.