The National High School Oratorical Contest is open to junior high and high school students who are under the age of 20 and citizens or lawful permanent residents of
Former Portland Trail Blazers SF Brandon Roy was named the Naismith National High School Coach of the Year on Monday, after he led Seattle’s Nathan Hale High School to an undefeated 29-0 championship season. Even more impressive is that Nathan Hale finished just 3-18 last season and had been through five different coaches in five years before Brandon Roy showed up. […]
The former Trail Blazers star coached a championship team in Seattle while leading an amazing one-season turnaround. Brandon Roy was named the Naismith National High School Coach of the Year on Monday, a deserving reward after he led...Show More Summary
Keshaun Mata, a senior quarterback at Santa Paula High, has been named the Section 7 recipient of the "National High School Spirit of Sport Award" by the National Federation of State High School Assns. The award recognizes individuals who "exemplify the ideals of the spirit of sport that represent...
The future Blue Devil will be an immediate impact player next season in Durham
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam 9 state records and a national high school record dropped in a historic season for Minnesota high school boys swimming. Minnetonka accounted for 4 of those state records and the national records in winning their first state title since 2011. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 9 of 12 State Records Fall As Minnetonka Wins MN’s AA State Title
Lisa Fernandez, who was a standout pitcher at Lakewood St. Joseph before moving on to UCLA, has beenn selected to the National High School Hall of Fame. She will be inducted on July 2 in Rhode Island. In four years at St. Joseph from 1986-89, her earned-run average was 0.07. She recorded 37 no-hitters...
By Reid Carlson on SwimSwam Get a behind-the-scenes interview with Reese Whitley during the 2017 Eastern Championships--the recent competition where Whitley set the new National High School Record in the 100 breast at 51.84--broughtShow More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Just hours after breaking the national high school record in the 100 yard breaststroke, Penn Charter's Reece Whitley lowered his new marks by another half-second in finals to 51.84. Read the full story on SwimSwam: VIDEO: Watch Reece Whitley Shred National HS Record in 100 Breast
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam Penn Charter (Pennsylvania) junior Reece Whitley has broken the National Independent High School and overall High School Records in the 100... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Reece Whitley Breaks National High School Record in 100 Breaststroke
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam The boys of Minnetonka High School rattled the national public high school record in the 200 medley relay last week with a massive 1:30.19 at the Minnesota True Team State Meet. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Minnetonka Boys Come Within Half-Second Of National High School Record
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam Destin Lasco of Mainland Regional High School in New Jersey has broken the National High School Record in the 200... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Freshman Destin Lasco Breaks National High School Record in 200 IM
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam The Mainland Regional High School boys broke two more national high school records in one swim Friday night. After taking down the short course meter 200 free relay record, the same foursome broke the 400...Show More Summary
The cheerleading squad from James Monroe High School in the Bronx, New York, has qualified for the National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Florida after winning the regional competition. According to the squad’s coach, it is the first team from a public school to qualify in the area, but they’re… Read more...
When Joe McKnight was arriving at USC as the Parade national high school football player of the year, he was often compared to another great USC running back, Reggie Bush. On Sunday, Bush will honor McKnight, three days after McKnight was shot and killed in a road rage incident in New Orleans. Bush announced on…
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam After producing a national high school record in the boys short course meter 200 free earlier, the same Tennessee high school meet saw two more national records fall to Hardin Valley. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Laning, HVA Relay Add Two National High School 400 Free Records
By Braden Keith on SwimSwam Taylor Freeman of the Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tennessee, has broken the National Independent High School Record in the 200... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Baylor’s Trey Freeman Breaks National High School Record in 200 Free
Nationally the High School graduation rate has been on the rise. NPR reports the rise is due to a combination of hard work that benefits students, and some states simply lowering standards so they earn passing grades. Via NPR: WhileShow More Summary
The national high school graduation rate is up, and D.C. made greater gains than any state.
"National Internet blackouts are so routine and banal that they are now becoming a common tactic to prevent cheating among youth."