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Man sentenced in death of St. Louis high school coach

Jun. 11, 2021 16:30 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man has been sentenced to eight years in prison after a hit-and-run crash killed a St. Louis high school football coach. Cory Robinson, 37, was sentenced Thursday in the death of Derrick Mitchell, an assistant football coach at Clyde C. Miller Career...

Report: Team's antisemitic language goes back years

Jun. 11, 2021 11:21 AM EDT

DUXBURY, Mass. (AP) — An outside investigator has found that a Massachusetts high school football team that used antisemitic language during a game this season has been using similar language at practice for about a decade. The investigator was hired in March in...

Titans, Williamson County start girls' flag football league

Jun. 09, 2021 04:16 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have partnered with Williamson County to start the first interscholastic girls' flag football league starting in spring 2022. The Titans announced Tuesday that nine teams will play a six-week, eight-game season starting in...

Family gathers to remember 14-year-old shot at party

Jun. 07, 2021 09:09 AM EDT

WOODBURY, Minn. (AP) — Scores of people attended a vigil for a 14-year-old boy shot to death as he was leaving a graduation party in suburban St. Paul this past weekend. The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported Monday that Demaris Nathan...

Huntsville redoing baseball stadium, hopes to lure soccer

May. 30, 2021 12:00 PM EDT

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The city of Huntsville plans to renovate an old minor league baseball stadium into a facility that can be used for football and and other sports, possibly including a new professional soccer draw. Officials unveiled plans to council members on...

Editorial Roundup: Georgia

May. 26, 2021 12:16 PM EDT

Rome News-Tribune. May 22, 2021. Editorial: Graduates: Good luck, work hard and follow your dreams Congratulations are in order. Another group of young Rome and Floyd County residents has taken a big step toward bright futures as...

San Diego football team sanctioned over racist postings

May. 21, 2021 16:36 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A governing body for high school sports in San Diego has imposed sanctions on a private Catholic high school's football program whose players were accused of posting racist photos of a rival team from a mostly Latino public high school. The San Diego...

Fond du Lac's Allen named AP Player of Year

May. 20, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — Braelon Allen’s ascension to one of the top players in the state of Wisconsin wasn’t by chance. It took sweat equity. And lots of it. The Fond du Lac standout defensive back and running back was named The Associated...

2021 AP spring season All-State football team

May. 20, 2021 16:52 PM EDT

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — 2021 ASSOCIATED PRESS SPRING SEASON ALL-STATE FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYER OF THE YEAR – x-Braelon Allen, 6-2, 240, Sr., Fond du Lac COACH OF THE YEAR – x – Steven Jorgensen, Fond du Lac x - unanimous...

Pleasant Hill stadium latest approved in Des Moines metro

May. 13, 2021 10:50 AM EDT

PLEASANT HILL, Iowa (AP) — The Pleasant Hill City Council has approved site plans for a new multimillion-dollar stadium — the latest in a spate of such facility plans across the Des Moines metro area. The proposed 6,200-seat Pleasant Hill multi-use stadium would be...