Middle School Sports Newswire

Middle School Sports Newswire

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  1. Young athletes can benefit from weight exercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Burlington Times News

    Q: How old can young athletes begin training with weights and what exactly should they do? My son is entering the sixth grade and though he isn't eligible to play middle school sports now, he wants to prepare for next year. A: Kids should be running and playing active games with other kids outside regularly.

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  2. New schools are Smyrna-boundRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... board also approved three 2 percent supplements, for a maximum total of 6 percent per school, for its middle school sports programs. The supplements would be used at the discretion of the principals to pay coaches for activities that are currently ...

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  3. Glen Ellyn mom wins award for work with suburban kidsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Daily Herald

    ... When I was old enough, I baby-sat and then worked summer camps. In college, I coached high school and middle school sports as well as swim lessons at a local health club in Pittsburgh." After Cozzani married, she moved to Chicago and taught at a ...

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  4. Alameda: AEF welcomes new board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Contra Costa Times

    ... which serves approximately 3,000 students per year with after-school classes and summer camps; Middle School Sports; and the Equipped 4 Success communitywide school supply drive. AEF programs serve more than 10,000 K-12 Alameda public school ...

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  5. Lane County catches World Cup feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... having fun and that they are really key to our success." During the school year, the center hosts a middle school sports program which includes girls soccer. Got up early to do some chores before the heat of the day, and this scene greeted me when I ...

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  6. Cops: Man dies after being shot, crashing car in HempsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Newsday

    ... week, a man driving in Hempstead Village was fatally wounded by gunfire and crashed into bleachers on a middle school sports field, injuring three boys, authorities said. Jonathan Wade, 55, a local resident, was shot Tuesday in front of 81 Albemarle ...

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  7. Home turf advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Times News

    ... difficult to get practice time on the field because we play every game at every level on it including middle school sports." "I have not seen any difference when it comes to injuries," Geist said. "I don't think they have increased or decreased. One ...

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  8. Youth Sports: Too Much of a Good Thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    ... cause injury. However some of the most common injuries include: OVERUSE INJURIES: As high school and middle school sports become more competitive, many teens and children are putting extra time into their sports. This means that young athletes are ...

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  9. Volleyball officials wanted in Pierce CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... students, retirees, or former athletes looking to re-connect with a sport, officiating high school and middle school sports is also an excellent way to earn some extra income and provide a great service to the teams. Registration is due no later ...

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  10. Coaches praise return of freshman sports in Fauquier CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Fauquier.com

    Freshman athletics will be reappearing this fall in Fauquier County. The 2015-16 school year budget includes $1,500 for each of the three public high schools to be utilized for freshmen sports.The move comes one year following the re-institution of middle school sports at the county's five middle schools.

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  11. Leominster school board OKs $67 million spending proposal; reductions ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The School Committee on Monday night approved the fiscal 2016 budget of about $67 million that includes the reduction of 8.5 full-time staff positions. "We tried to reduce positions that wouldn't have a dramatic impact on increasing class sizes," Superintendent of Schools Jim Jolicoeur said.

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  12. Shaolin Chess Tournament: Register for Saturday's eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... Program, Gerard Carter Community Center, St. Peter's Boys, Curtis High School Chess Club, I AM CULTURE, Middle School Sports and St. Phillips Baptist Church. Mission : Island Voice has continued to engage civic, religious, political, community and ...

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  13. Pike Co. elementary school to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... She also says they will be removing one principal from the district as well. Other cuts include some middle school sports and all field trips will need to be self funded. These cuts after the district tried to pass a referendum to help with deficit ...

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  14. D.P. Cooper Charter School joins the South Carolina High School LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Kingstree News

    On April 21, D.P. Cooper Charter School was officially voted into the South Carolina High School League. This allows D.P. Cooper Charter School to participate in middle school sports with other teams across the state.

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  15. Memorial assistant named new principal at Reingold School in FitchburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Martha Clark, currently the assistant principal at Memorial Middle School, will take over as principal of Reingold Elementary School next year. At Monday night's meeting of the School Committee, Superintendent of Schools Andre Ravenelle introduced Clark as the replacement for retiring Reingold Principal Kathy Brady.

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  16. Shawnee Mission athletic director overwhelmed by first year participation in middle school sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Prairie Village Post

    "We had over 1,300 middle school students participate in a middle school athletic at some point during the school year," said Matthew Johnson, director of student services and athletics. "The turnout was really overwhelming for most sports in most areas.

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  17. Carlson departing for Lakeville, new AD search is on for VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Chisago County Press

    ... cuts and helped grow programs adversely affected over the years by budget cuts. Among these were middle school sports programs and a cheerleading club sport. "I hope my mark left behind, is that we added programs for students. We were able to add ...

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  18. A Hearty Welcome To New AD Frank SheaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Revere Journal

    We join with the residents of Revere and especially the sports community in congratulating Frank Shea on his appointment as the new director of athletics for the Revere high school and middle school sports programs. Shea is a teacher in the school system and having excelled in sports in high school and college, he fully understands the important tradition that athletics has held in Revere for years - and the potential for athletic scholarships that exists for the elite performers.

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  19. USD 501 details its recommendations for cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... a- Drop plans to add soccer, cross country and cheer club at USD 501 middle schools, but retain current middle school sports ($155,000) In total, these proposals would reduce spending by about half a million dollars more than theoretically necessary ...

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  20. San Juan Capistrano School Wins Two Championship BannersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    The Middle School sports spring season culminated last week with the Mountain "A" boys' volleyball and Large School "A" co-ed soccer teams both capturing back to back championship banners. The success of not only these two teams but two other league titles made for a very exciting and fun-filled spring sports season.

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