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Why Most Athletes' Recovery Priorities Are Completely Out of Whack

Every athlete is looking for their ticket to the top. The latest trend in which many young have become invested is recovery. Athletes are spending cou...

Labor of Love: The Nation's Top High School Volleyball Coach on Building Better Team Culture

Oviedo volleyball was under pressure. Entering the 2018 season, their roster included five returning starters from a team that finished 25-4 a year...

7 Things You Should Do ASAP If You Want to Play Sports in College

So, you want to be a college athlete? Awesome. Pursuing that dream is undoubtedly exciting, as playing sports in college is something only a fraction ...

High School Track Phenom Matthew Boling Pulls Off Insane 4x400 Comeback

Matthew Boling might be the most entertaining athlete in track and field today. In April, Boling, a senior at Strake Jesuit (Houston, Texas), clock...

High School Softball Pitcher Tosses Improbable All-Strikeout Perfect Game

Most pitchers dream of throwing a perfect game. Shannon Becker not only achieved it, but she struck out all 21 batters she faced in the process. I ...

How Exam Weeks Greatly Increase an Athlete's Risk of Injury

With the school year nearing its conclusion, final exams are a major hurdle for student-athletes. While no one's ever mistaken finals for a pleasan...

What America Can Learn From Norway's Shockingly Simple Approach to Youth Sports

In Norway, the childhood sports experience is guided by a doctrine called Children's Rights in Sport and Provisions on Children's Sport. Think of it l...

Why Most Young Pitchers Get Worse During Their Season—And What They Can Do To Stop It

We're approaching the climax of high school baseball season, and still have the full summer ball circuit ahead of us. Year after year, you see pitc...

18-Year-Old Blazes a 9.98 100-Meter Dash, the Fastest High School Time Ever

Seemingly every week, Matthew Boling does something that sets the track and field world on fire. His latest and greatest feat is a 9.98 100-meter dash...

Steve Kerr On the One Thing Every High School Coach Should Do Before Their Season

Steve Kerr knows improvement. As a player at Pacific Palisades High School in Los Angeles, he was not a highly touted recruit. But his shooting ski...

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