The Texas House of Representatives approved a bill last week that would require high school athletes to undergo an electrocardiogram, or an EKG, before participating on a sports team.
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April 20, 2015
March 20, 2015
Over the past two decades, high school student-athletes' access to athletic trainers has doubled, according to a new study.
March 19, 2015
A month after being suspended for a benches-clearing brawl, an Indiana high school basketball team won its first-ever regional championship.
February 12, 2015
The Indiana High School Athletic Association brought an abrupt end to the seasons of two high school basketball teams after they engaged in a benches-clearing brawl this past weekend.
December 31, 2014
When looking back on 2014, what K-12 sports stories will we remember? It's hard not to start with the legend of middle school pitcher Mo'ne Davis.
December 30, 2014
On Monday, a Northern California school reversed course by allowing basketball players to wear "I Can't Breathe" shirts during warm-ups in a tournament.
December 10, 2014
Another week, another damning poll suggesting American parents don't want their sons playing competitive football.
November 12, 2014
Over the past few weeks, two different high school football games have been forfeited for, well, rather unusual reasons.
October 28, 2014
The Oak Harbor (Wash.) High School football team conceded the league championship to Marysville-Pilchuck High School following last week's tragic shooting.
October 24, 2014
Central Bucks (Pa.) school district Superintendent David Weitzel announced the cancellation of the high school varsity and junior varsity football seasons due to "allegations of improper conduct."