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Texas Class 5A prep football players of year are QB Hauss Hejny and LB Davhon Keys from Aledo

Feb. 15, 2024 18:47 PM EST

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Quarterback Hauss Hejny and linebacker Davhon Keys from Division 1 state champion Aledo were named the Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 5A prep football players of the year on Thursday. Hejny threw for 2,773 yards with 27 touchdowns and added...

Flag football gives female players sense of community, scholarship options and soon shot at Olympics

Dec. 28, 2023 23:26 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — There were times when Jo Overstreet felt all alone as a standout flag football player on boys teams growing up in Texas. Sure, she was accepted. Considered just one of the boys. She longed for something more — a sense of sisterhood. ...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

Dec. 25, 2023 07:16 AM EST

Lincoln Journal Star. December 19, 2023. Editorial: Monumental year, bright future for Husker volleyball Thursday’s wild cheers with the Husker volleyball team’s commanding sweep of Pitt in the national semifinals turned to tears Sunday, when returning champs...

Highly touted QB recruit Dylan Raiola flips commitment from Georgia to Nebraska, where father played

Dec. 18, 2023 18:53 PM EST

Quarterback Dylan Raiola, one of the top high school football recruits in the country, announced Monday he will sign with Nebraska after months of being a verbal commitment to Georgia. Raiola, whose father played for Nebraska and uncle is a current assistant coach, made his...

Florida fines high school for allowing transgender student to play girls volleyball

Dec. 12, 2023 17:53 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's state athletic board fined a high school and put it on probation Tuesday after a transgender student played on the girls volleyball team, a violation of a controversial law enacted by Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Legislature. The Florida High...

Female athletes sue the University of Oregon alleging Title IX violations by the school

Dec. 01, 2023 18:13 PM EST

Thirty-two female athletes filed a lawsuit against the University of Oregon on Friday that alleges the school is violating Title IX. The plaintiffs, who are all either on the varsity beach volleyball team or the club rowing team, are accusing the school of “depriving women of...

Delaware is adding women's hockey as a varsity sport and will be part of College Hockey America

Dec. 01, 2023 17:29 PM EST

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — The University of Delaware is adding women's hockey as a varsity sport to coincide with the athletic department's move up to the Football Bowl Subdivision. Delaware announced earlier in the week it was joining the FBS and would become a member of Conference USA....