Entries for 'NFHS'

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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3 Michigan Coaches Earn NFHS Honor

3 Michigan Coaches Earn NFHS Honor
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Three Michigan high school coaches with long histories of championship success were honored Wednesday with 2018 National Coaches of the Year awards presented by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NHFS) Coaches Association.
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Dear Mom and Dad: Cool It

Dear Mom and Dad: Cool It
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete here in Michigan, this message is primarily for you.
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The Inherent Risk of Sport Specialization

The Inherent Risk of Sport Specialization
Monday, April 30, 2018
One of the responsibilities that parents take most seriously is protecting their children from injury, whether it is buckling seat belts in a car or wearing a helmet while riding a bike.
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Connecticut's Niehoff to Head NFHS

Connecticut's Niehoff to Head NFHS
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Karissa Niehoff, executive director of the Connecticut Association of Schools-Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference, has been selected as the next executive director of the National Federation of State High School Associations.
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Truth About Sports Scholarships

Truth About Sports Scholarships
Friday, March 30, 2018
Many parents are trying to live the dream through their sons and daughters – the dream of landing a college athletic scholarship by specializing in a sport year-round. Unfortunately, most of these dreams are never realized.
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Become an Official: HS Sports Need You

Become an Official: HS Sports Need You
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
They don’t make the headlines, their names are not in the box scores and they don’t make the all-star teams. But perhaps the most important individuals in high school sports are the contest officials.
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Brother Rice's Venos Honored by NFHS

Brother Rice's Venos Honored by NFHS
Friday, January 12, 2018
One of the most successful boys swimming & diving coaches in MHSAA history was honored Thursday by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Coaches Association.
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HS Activities Unite Communities

HS Activities Unite Communities
Monday, August 21, 2017
Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student-athletes and high school sports fans alike.
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NFHS: Reserve Fridays for HS Football

NFHS: Reserve Fridays for HS Football
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
In an effort to re-emphasize that Friday nights in the fall should be reserved for high school football, the National Federation of State High School Associations has adopted a resolution that urges schools and teams at the college and professional levels to honor that ...
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MHSAA's Roberts Elected to NFHS Board

MHSAA's Roberts Elected to NFHS Board
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
MHSAA Executive Director John E. “Jack” Roberts has been elected to serve a four-year term on the Board of Directors for the National Federation of State High School Associations, the national governing body for high school athletics and activities.
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Coaches Hehs, Ritz Honored by NFHS

Coaches Hehs, Ritz Honored by NFHS
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Bloomfield Hills Academy of the Sacred Heart girls tennis coach Judy Hehs and Wayland softball coach Cheri Ritz were recognized as National Coaches of the Year in their respective sports after both led their teams to MHSAA championships during the 2014-15 school year.
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Online Course Trains Leaders Nationwide

Online Course Trains Leaders Nationwide
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
The valuable lessons student leaders have received over the last decade during MHSAA Captains Clinics are now available to students nationwide as part of an online Captains Course produced by the MHSAA and available from the National Federation of State High School Asso...
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