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Entries for July 2017

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NFHS Releases Revised “Fundamentals of Coaching” Course
The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) is continuing its commitment to coaches education with a revision to the flagship “Fundamentals of Coaching (FOC)” course through the NFHS Learning Center at www.NFHSLearn.com. The NFHS “Fundamentals of Coaching&rdq... Read more
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Study Finds HS Football Not Major Risk For Future Cognitive Issues
The story below was originally published in USA Today: A new study that examined men who were high school football players in Wisconsin in the late 1950s has determined that “cognitive and depression outcomes later in life were found to be similar for high school football players and their ... Read more
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NFHS Cross Country/Track & Field Rule Changes For 2017-18
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 30, 2017) — All uniforms worn in high school track and field/cross country must be either issued or approved by the school. The uniform revision in Rule 4-3-1 was one of the four revisions recommended by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) T... Read more
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NFHS Softball Rule Changes For 2017-18
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 30, 2017) — The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Softball Rules Committee approved an addition to Rule 2 about intentional walks and three additions to Rule 3 regarding uniforms and equipment at its June 12-14 meeting in Indianapolis. All reco... Read more
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NFHS Baseball Rule Changes For 2017-18
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (June 30, 2017) — Effective January 1, 2019, all balls used in high school baseball competition shall meet the NOCSAE (National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment) standard at the time of manufacture. This revision in Rule 1-3-1 was one of the four change... Read more