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NFHS Voice: No HS Football Link to CTE

NFHS Voice: No HS Football Link to CTE
Monday, October 21, 2019
When it comes to the long-term effects of concussions in sports, there is a wide range of information published – almost on a daily basis. Unfortunately, much of the media coverage as it relates to high school sports – and particularly the sport of football ...
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This Week In High School Sports: 10/18/19

This Week In High School Sports: 10/18/19
Friday, October 18, 2019
This week’s show features Mendon volleyball's pursuit of returning to the MHSAA Finals and recognizes longtime MHSAA public address announcer Erik O. Furseth.
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NFHS Voice: Amateurism Benefits

NFHS Voice: Amateurism Benefits
Sunday, October 13, 2019
While the NFHS addressed a number of important issues with member state associations at section meetings the past month, perhaps none of the topics are as significant as the tremor that occurred in California on September 30 – the signing of the “Fair Pay to...
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This Week In High School Sports: 10/11/19

This Week In High School Sports: 10/11/19
Friday, October 11, 2019
This week’s show features Negaunee cross country star Emily Paupore and discusses the MHSAA's growing efforts in improving student-athlete mental health.
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NFHS Voice: Punish Bad Fan Behavior

NFHS Voice: Punish Bad Fan Behavior
Sunday, October 6, 2019
While we would hope that parents and other fans would embrace the concepts of education-based athletics by respecting the efforts of those men and women who officiate high school sports, that unfortunately is not occurring in some cases.
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This Week In High School Sports: 10/4/19

This Week In High School Sports: 10/4/19
Friday, October 4, 2019
This week’s show features South Lyon soccer standout Josh Mason and closes with an update on how the MHSAA is working with many others to improve the youth football experience.
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NFHS Voice: Football Continues to Thrive

NFHS Voice: Football Continues to Thrive
Sunday, September 29, 2019
When the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey was released by the NFHS in August, many headlines across the country focused on the drop in the number of boys playing 11-player football. However, perhaps the most important number was overlooked.
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This Week in High School Sports: 9/27/19

This Week in High School Sports: 9/27/19
Friday, September 27, 2019
This week’s show features Utica Eisenhower golfer Ariel Chang, awards Game Balls to Kingsley football's Owen Graves and the Bronson volleyball team, considers a football overtime scenario and closes with a few thoughts on the biggest challenge in high school sport...
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Health Tip: Game Day Nutrition

Health Tip: Game Day Nutrition
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Parents, you know how important it is for your student athlete to be well-rested, well-fueled and well-hydrated. Just like a car needs gas, their bodies needs food.
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NFHS Voice: Your Best Sports Option

NFHS Voice: Your Best Sports Option
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Recent articles have documented the rising costs of club sports, with one noting that about 62 percent of “travel ball” parents will go into debt to involve their kids in year-round sports.
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This Week in High School Sports: 9/20/19

This Week in High School Sports: 9/20/19
Friday, September 20, 2019
This week’s show features the inspirational story of Larry Prout Jr. at Pinckney High School and concludes with an "MHSAA Perspective" explaining how most decisions in high school sports take place at the local level.
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NFHS Voice: We Must Act on Vaping

NFHS Voice: We Must Act on Vaping
Sunday, September 15, 2019
The issue of vaping has reached a crisis stage across the United States, and leaders in our nation’s schools must take immediate steps to stop the use of these electronic cigarette products by our nation’s youth – particularly the more than 12 million ...
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This Week in High School Sports: 9/13/19

This Week in High School Sports: 9/13/19
Friday, September 13, 2019
This week's edition leads off with a feature on Muskegon football's offensive line and finishes by paying tribute to a sportswriter who was beloved by his community.
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NFHS Voice: Time for Teachable Moments

NFHS Voice: Time for Teachable Moments
Sunday, September 8, 2019
Welcome to another year of educational opportunities through high school sports and other activity programs in our nation’s schools. These programs provide many teachable moments not available in the classroom, and we look forward to making an impact on the more t...
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This Week in High School Sports: 9/6/19

This Week in High School Sports: 9/6/19
Friday, September 6, 2019
This week's edition leads off with Jenison golf's remembrance of teammate Sydney Carfine and explains the ridiculousness of equating new football practice contact restrictions with Michigan athletes "falling behind" in the sport.
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This Week in High School Sports: 8/30/19

This Week in High School Sports: 8/30/19
Friday, August 30, 2019
The first edition of 2019-20 leads off with a feature on former St. Johns quarterback-now-coach Andy Schmitt and concludes with a commentary on the benefits of a multi-sport experience and how more should take part in this opportunity.
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Adult Fans: HS Sports' Biggest Challenge

Adult Fans: HS Sports' Biggest Challenge
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Inappropriate adult behavior at high school athletic events in Michigan has reached epidemic proportion.
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Wozniak 'Crew' Serves Together in Stripes

Wozniak 'Crew' Serves Together in Stripes
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
If you were to attend a high school basketball game in northeast Michigan, or watch the local sports highlights from the evening on TV, you might see a member of the Wozniak family running up and down the basketball court. You won’t see them dribbling the ball, o...
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Getting Smart but Acting Foolishly

Getting Smart but Acting Foolishly
Friday, April 26, 2019
We communicate on smart phones, drive smart cars, make purchases using smart cards and even drink smart water. But, really, how smart are we?
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This Week in High School Sports: 3/19/19

This Week in High School Sports: 3/19/19
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
This week's show highlights the buzzer-beating shot by Ypsilanti Lincoln in its Division 1 boys basketball championship game victory over Detroit U-D Jesuit and closes with an example of keeping proper perspective in educational athletics. 
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