A number of high school athletes have followed in his footsteps of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in recent weeks, refusing to stand during the national anthem.
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September 16, 2016
August 12, 2016
A 14-year-old football player in South Carolina died Wednesday evening after collapsing on the field during practice, according to the Lexington County Coroner's Office.
July 14, 2016
The National Federation of State High School Associations will now require each state's member federation to adopt a limit on the number of pitches that baseball players can throw during a game.
February 09, 2016
Miami Jackson (Fla.) High School made history Monday by hiring the first female head football coach in state history, Lakatriona Brunson.
February 02, 2016
Baseball players at Plano East (Texas) Senior High School engaged in an annual "fight club" in batting cages while their coaches were on a retreat.
January 20, 2016
The Indiana High School Athletic Association cancelled the remainder of the varsity girls' basketball seasons for Ben Davis and Pike High Schools following a massive brawl between the two teams.
November 09, 2015
A sexting scandal that erupted in a Colorado town last week forced one high school to forfeit its final football game of the season in fear of being unable to field a competitive roster.
October 15, 2015
The University Interscholastic League unanimously voted to suspend two Texas high school football players from athletics for the rest of the year after they appeared to intentionally tackle a referee earlier this fall.
September 25, 2015
The two Texas high school football players who tackled a referee during a game earlier this month did so after an assistant coach ordered them to.
September 18, 2015
The two Texas high school football players who appeared to intentionally tackle a referee said they were acting on a coach's orders.