Posts Tagged School athletics

Ga lawmakers consider athlete legislation

ATLANTA (AP) — In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes’ eligibility.

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High school coach suspended amid investigation

POWELL, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee high school football coach has been suspended amid an investigation into whether he unnecessarily put students at risk of injury.

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Michigan president addresses athletic concerns

University of Michigan president Mark Schlissel makes a statement to start the regents meeting at the Riverfront Center on the Flint campus Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 in Flint, Mich. Michigan President Mark Schlissel says he's being "thoughtful and deliberative" in examining issues facing the school's athletic department.  (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Melanie Maxwell) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan President Mark Schlissel said Thursday he is examining issues within the school’s athletic department.

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Coaches out after team taunts African about Ebola

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two high school soccer coaches in eastern Pennsylvania have resigned after their players hurled Ebola taunts at an opponent from West Africa.

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