Entries for July 2016

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NFHS Offers New Concussion Course For Students
In July, 2016, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) announced its newest educational course as a part of its NFHS Learn series: Concussion For Students. Concussion for Students, developed in Partnership with the Barrow Neurological Institute, has been designed specific... Read more
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New Track & Field and Cross Country Rules For Assisting Injured Competitor
Effective with the 2017 high school track and field season, a participant who assists an injured/ill competitor shall not be disqualified if an appropriate health-care professional is not available. The NFHS Board of Directors recently approved all rules changes recommended by the National Federat... Read more
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NFHS Imposes National Baseball Pitch Restrictions
High school baseball rules now will require a pitching restriction policy based on the number of pitches thrown in a game. The impact will be minimal in Illinois, where the IHSA had already started its process to impose a limit. “The NFHS continues to show great leadership for its member asso... Read more