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Franklin's Burkett named top player, Lee earns coach of year

Dec. 02, 2021 16:52 PM EST

When you look at Myles Burkett’s body of work this past season, you have one of the best seasons ever for a Wisconsin high school quarterback. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound senior from Franklin completed 206 of 289 passes (71.3%) for 3,427 yards, 36 touchdowns and four...

AP Wisconsin All-State Football Teams

Dec. 02, 2021 16:51 PM EST

2021 ASSOCIATED PRESS ALL- STATE FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Myles Burkett, 6-2, 205, Sr., Franklin COACH OF THE YEAR – Tom Lee, La Crosse Aquinas x - unanimous selection OFFENSE FIRST TEAM ...

Who are the victims of Oxford High School shooting?

Dec. 01, 2021 19:04 PM EST

The four teenagers killed by a fellow student at Oxford High School in Michigan were being remembered Wednesday for their commitment to athletics, art and family. Here's what we know about those killed during the shooting on Tuesday: Madisyn...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Nov. 29, 2021 10:02 AM EST

Houston Chronicle. Nov. 28, 2021. Editorial: Resign, Craddick and Christian. Regulators misled about winter storm and failed to prevent another Nine months ago, Wayne Christian was standing in his dark house, wearing three layers of coats to keep...

Football taught coach to live again after wife's death

Nov. 28, 2021 00:13 AM EST

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Steven Ensminger Jr. leaned forward in the visitor’s press box. Play sheet at the ready. Eyes transfixed on the field. It’s the first Friday night of high school football season. Ruston High at Neville High. And Ensminger, the new quarterbacks...

Texas high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 28, 2021 00:00 AM EST

Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I State Quarterfinals Allen (11-2) vs Southlake...

In his final days, Ahmaud Arbery's life was at a crossroads

Nov. 24, 2021 21:02 PM EST

BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — He was at a crossroads, his life stretching out before him, his troubles largely behind him. He had enrolled at South Georgia Technical College, preparing to become an electrician, just like his uncles. But first, he decided, he would take a break. College could wait...

Lawmakers approve bill to mandate education on genocides

Nov. 24, 2021 16:05 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Middle and high school students in Massachusetts would learn about the history of genocide and human rights issues under a bill approved by state lawmakers Wednesday. The bill requires middle schools and high schools in the state to include instruction on...

Lawsuit claims hazing injured high school football player

Nov. 24, 2021 14:14 PM EST

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A lawsuit claims a player on a highly ranked Southern California high school football team suffered traumatic brain injury, gashes and a broken nose in a locker room hazing ritual in which players punch each other until one gives up. The Orange...

Home for the holidays: Duke Johnson relishing Miami chance

Nov. 24, 2021 11:18 AM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Duke Johnson is home for the holidays. And working. For him, it’s the perfect scenario. The veteran running back grew up practically in the shadow of Hard Rock Stadium, attending high school just a few minutes from the...