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IHSA Is Remiss By Ignoring The Homewood-Flossmoor Transfer Issue *Update HF DQ'd!*

IHSA Is Remiss By Ignoring The Homewood-Flossmoor Transfer Issue *Update HF DQ'd!*
Update: On February 19th, it was reported that the IHSA has disqualified H-F from the State Playoffs and that they must forfeit their victories for 2013-14. Full Story Here. disqualified the team from the state playoffs over bylaw violations – See more at: http://www.highschoolcubenews.com/news_article/show/351725?referrer_id=599124#sthash.vjPCYn5p.dpuf disqualified the team from the state playoffs over bylaw violations –... Read more »

No One Added To Class of 2013 Baseball Hall of Fame, Craig Biggio & Jack Morris Robbed

The Steroid Era Ball Players Are Up For Induction To The Hall of Fame And Will Find It Hard To Overcome The Shame of the Game In Their Pursuit of Baseball Immortality
For only the second time in 40 years, the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame failed to enshrine a player when sportswriters split the tally. As a result I think in the process they robbed Craig Biggio and Jack Morris. Biggio not only had an outstanding career but played at an All-Star level at multiple... Read more »

IHSA Rejects Waiver Request During Strike: Football Teams Could Miss State Playoffs

IHSA Rejects Waiver Request During Strike: Football Teams Could Miss State Playoffs
In a decision that could have far-reaching consequences, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) has rejected a waiver request by the Chicago Public League for continued participation in high school sports until the Chicago Teachers Strike is resolved. Football programs would suffer the most if the strike is protracted because teams must play a minimum... Read more »
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Heads Up! High School Sports Concussions On The Rise

Heads Up! High School Sports Concussions On The Rise
According to an NPR Report, each year more than 60,000 High School Athletes sustain a concussion. Of course, those are the one’s that are reported. Often times, players will not say anything to their coaches for fear of losing their position. So what the exact number is, is hard to calculate. There are also different... Read more »