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Article | July 1, 2020
Ready to Rumble   

From wrestling and boxing to martial arts, combat sports are becoming increasingly popular across the U.S. A bright spot is the niche sport of... More>>


Article | May 26, 2020
High School Sports Ready to Take the Field…in Stages   

With many states starting the reopening process, high school sports may be on the way back as well, at least in certain areas. In some cases, that... More>>



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Article | May 21, 2020
Right on Track   

As one of the oldest athletic events in the world, track and field has been a vital part of both the ancient and modern Olympics and is a mainstay of... More>>


Article | May 21, 2020
New Guidelines for Safe Reopening of Sports, Live Events   

As the U.S. works toward what might be its soft reopening (with some states going a little softer than others), the sports industry is feeling its... More>>


Article | May 13, 2020
Post-COVID Sports: Stadium Disinfecting Drones, Cardboard Spectators   

What will sports look like in a post-COVID-19 era? While sports are announcing their comeback events, the spectator side is an example of... More>>


Article | May 12, 2020
Youth Baseball Makes Post-Lockdown Debut   

Play ball…carefully. That was the message in St. Louis over the weekend where a youth baseball game took place. And yes, social distancing was... More>>


Article | April 29, 2020
Sources: "Assault on Hometown Baseball" a Done Deal   

Last year, the country learned of what became known as “the assault on hometown baseball,” or MLB’s proposal to cut 40 teams from the minors.... More>>


Article | April 28, 2020
Virtual Tryouts Allowing Teams to Gather Athletes for Next Season   

Rah-rah for COVID-19? That’s a no-no. But cheer squads in the NFL, whose auditions were halted by the virus, have been instituting virtual tryouts,... More>>


Article | April 28, 2020
Waiting Game: FIFA World Cup Site Decision Another Casualty of COVID-19   

The FIFA World Cup in 2026 is further out than most sports commissions are looking at the moment, but they will have to wait to find out whether... More>>


Article | March 10, 2020
More States Sanctioning Bass Fishing as a High School Sport   

Somewhere between Super Tuesday and the COVID lockdowns, something was quietly happening in the Southeast that would be a bellwether for high school... More>>



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