Entries for September 2009

A Good Example

Tuesday, September 29, 2009
Building a successful and reputable school sports program within the framework of rules and regulations is a high goal for administrators and coaches alike in our line of work. 
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Proceed with Caution

Friday, September 25, 2009
I’m told the water levels of the Great Lakes are affected more by what we don’t see than what we do see, or what seems most apparent. 
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Tennis Being Reviewed

Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Next month the MHSAA will host a professionally facilitated  “study circle” to begin to analyze and search for solutions to several issues that make the interscholastic tennis experience less than we would like it to be for students and their sponsoring schools.
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Why Are There Rules?

Friday, September 18, 2009
If life were perfect in Michigan school sports, we would accomplish these two objectives every year . . .
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Growing Concern Over Obesity

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Obesity has pulled away from a group of concerns vying for the runner-up spot among 23 different health concerns...
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"benchmarks" Debuts

Friday, September 11, 2009
. . . it may seem surprising to some folks that at almost the same time that the MHSAA is making these electronic advances, it is also launching a new print publication.
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Video Streaming Coming to Schools Near You

Tuesday, September 8, 2009
It was readily apparent to regular visitors to MHSAA.com that the MHSAA’s website had a redesigned look and navigation system when it launched at the start of August.
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Newer Research Throws a Curve

Friday, September 4, 2009
The surprising results of new studies about an old topic reveal an ongoing concern in youth sports.
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Softball Steps Back

Tuesday, September 1, 2009
The national rules committee for high school softball is moving pitchers a few steps further from home plate.  Effective for school year 2010-11, the pitching rubber must be 43 feet from home – three feet further.
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