When David Raskins was seven years old, he lost his father in a tragic car accident. David doesn’t remember much about his dad, other than he was a brilliant scientist, and he loved his only son. Now, as a senior in high school, he’s quickly following in his father’s footsteps, as he, too, takes on […]
It might be too late for high school seniors – who can sign letters of intent Feb. 4 -- but USC tailback Justin Davis has a word of advice for future recruits.
Easton Bruere should be having the time of his life right now. He just finished his senior season as the quarterback at Rio Rancho High School in Rio Rancho, New Mexico by leading his club to a 13-0 record and a 6A state title. According to MaxPreps, Easton threw for 4,567 yards and 49 touchdowns, with only six interceptions this season. Show More Summary
Ahmir Mitchell — a 4-star athlete from Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, per 247Sports — has narrowed his list of college choices to eight. The rising high school senior tweeted his list Tuesday night in no particular order, naming four teams from the Big Ten, two from the ACC, one from the SEC and Notre Dame (an FBS Independent): Mitchell is the No. Show More Summary
This is the first part of a six-week series on Michael "Little B" Lewis. In January of 1997, as a 17-year-old high school senior, I submitted my application to attend Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. Eight months later I'd call Atlanta and Morehouse home. Show More Summary
Prom has long been known as a night to remember. For Enterprise High School senior Cole LaBrant, such a night might just include his celebrity crush. Fans of Dem White Boyz on Vine have seen the Alabama teen's dance moves before, but now he's using them in an epic promposal video for Selena Gomez. Show More Summary
On paper, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl doesn’t seem particularly exciting. An adaptation of a book by Jesse Andrews, it’s the story of a high school senior who is forced to become friends with a school acquaintance who is diagnosed with leukemia. Show More Summary
The 2015 Senior Bowl saw the North crush the South 34-13 on Saturday in Mobile, Alabama, and strong performances from running backs stole the show. However, the NFL doesn't exactly hold players at that position in high regard when it comes to drafting them early. Show More Summary
The California Showcase, where high school senior football players with grade-point averages of 2.5 or better get to show off their skills before NCAA and NAIA Division II and III recruiters, will be held on Feb. 21 at the Great Park in Irvine.
The place was Dallas, Texas. The time was May 2006. Highland Park High School's senior class had just graduated and was ready to get down at the All-Night Party. And get down, we did, as you can see. The girl in the front looking halfway horrified is me. The man in the green shirt behind me is Matthew Stafford. Let's party like it's 2006. Read more...
Community Colleges Offer a Smooth Transition By Dale Schlundt, M.A. The question of “where do I go from here” can be a daunting challenge for many high school seniors getting ready to advance to the next stage of their lives. The thought of “being on your own”, even if that means living at home while [...]Show More Summary
LSU landed top in-state target Donte Jackson on Wednesday morning when he announced a commitment to the Tigers over fellow finalist and SEC foe Georgia, according to NOLA.com producer Julie Boudwin: The Riverdale High School senior represents another pivotal New Orleans pledge for head coach Les Miles. Show More Summary
White House Last Year, Juan Andres Macedo and His Family Were Detained by Immigration Agents: And nearly deported but for an outcry. But last night, 17-year-old Macedo was in the audience for Obama's State of the Union speech (relive the glory with Paul Constant's liveblog) at the invitation of the Rep. Show More Summary
There's a card game blowing up on Kickstarter that's made by two senior Xbox bods. The game, Exploding Kittens, is described as "a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette". You take turns drawing cards until someone draws an exploding kitten and loses the game. Show More Summary
The entirety of the NFL world has descended on Mobile, Alabama, this week for the biggest college football All-Star game of the offseason. The Senior Bowl is the premier showcase for the top upperclassmen vying for a coveted high draft...Show More Summary
The Senior Bowl is basically a week-long job fair for NFL hopefuls. It’s highly touted for the intense level of competition on the field between 110 of the best players in college football while providing invaluable connections off the field. There’s a reason why this week matters. Show More Summary
Students from a high school in Florida have documented conditions that you would expect from a third-world country. The building is nothing short of a lawsuit waiting to happen. From
I have zero carpentry skill, save for a semester of high school woodshop, during which I mooned over one of the slouchy, perennially stoned senior boys in the class.
When Bishop Harry Jackson, chairman of the High Impact Leadership Coalition and senior pastor of Hope Christian Church in Washington, D.C., first called up Bishop T.D. Jakes, one of America's favorite and most influential preachers and asked him to be a part of a summit to heal America's racial divide, one of the first emotions Jakes felt was fear.
As a senior at Oakland High School, coming from the tough Brookfield neighborhood, Damian Lillard was so lightly regarded as a basketball prospect that his profile on the recruiting site Rivals, which ranked him just two stars out of...Show More Summary