Latest High school football News

Prosecutor disputes reports on Oklahoma sex assault case

Jan. 19, 2019 2:38 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A prosecutor is disputing reports that the case has been dismissed against four teenagers accused of sexually assaulting a teammate on their Oklahoma football team. The case involving the former Bixby High School players is in juvenile court, so information isn't public. But defense...

Former NFL QB Trent Dilfer hired as head HS football coach

Jan. 18, 2019 6:48 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Trent Dilfer, the former NFL quarterback who won the 2000 Super Bowl with the Baltimore Ravens, has been hired as head football coach at a Tennessee high school. Lipscomb Academy athletic director Dr. Mike Roller announced the hiring Friday. Dilfer says he felt led to Lipscomb at...

The AP's 2018 Kentucky All-State-List

Jan. 14, 2019 3:21 PM EST

The 2018 Associated Press Kentucky High School All-State first and second teams, as selected by 16 media representatives from across the state: FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Quarterback — Garrett Dennis, Louisville Male Running Back — Wandale Robinson, Western Hills Running Back — Tre Bass,...

Western Hills' Robinson, South Warren's Smith earn AP honors

Jan. 14, 2019 3:14 PM EST

Western Hills High School's Wandale Robinson was a scoring machine who capped his stellar senior season with a 34-point eruption to lead the state. Brandon Smith coached South Warren to a second unbeaten championship season in four years, guiding the Spartans to the Class 5A title three years after they won Class...

Elway: Fangio 'as good of a football coach as you can find'

Jan. 11, 2019 12:15 AM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — All Vic Fangio ever wanted to do was teach kids and become a head high school football coach, and he figured he was on his way when his first job out of college was tutoring linebackers at his alma mater, Dunmore High School in Pennsylvania in 1979. Fangio proved too good for preps...

Agent Yee, McCaffrey to lead Pacific Pro Football league

Jan. 7, 2019 4:24 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Don Yee, the agent for Tom Brady and other NFL stars, and three-time Super Bowl champion Ed McCaffrey will head Pacific Pro Football, a league that will provide an alternative path to the NFL that has never existed. Pacific Pro Football announced Monday that it is scheduled to begin play...

For Nagy, playoff run with Bears comes after long rise

Jan. 3, 2019 6:38 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — One more victory to finish the regular season was in the books and that meant the party was on at "Club Dub." The Chicago Bears were swaying and jumping and pumping their fists as the strobe lights flashed and "Swag Surfing" by Fast Life Yungstaz blasted through the visitors'...

Jets' Darnold a fan of work by Packers' Rodgers on field, TV

Dec. 20, 2018 4:44 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Sam Darnold has been a fan of Aaron Rodgers for years and wouldn't mind following in his footsteps on the field. And, on the small screen. The New York Jets rookie quarterback watched film of NFL stars while he was developing his own skills as a signal caller in high school, in...

Teen accused in pregnant classmate's murder appears in court

Dec. 11, 2018 4:19 PM EST

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana judge has entered a preliminary not guilty plea for a high school football player accused of killing a 17-year-old schoolmate who was pregnant with his child. The St. Joseph County judge also denied bail Tuesday for 16-year-old Aaron Trejo, who's charged as an adult with...

Indiana teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

Dec. 10, 2018 7:53 PM EST

MISHAWAKA, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana high school football player told investigators that he killed a 17-year-old schoolmate because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an abortion, authorities said Monday. Aaron Trejo, 16, was charged as...