HS Basketball Team Booted From Playoffs For Wearing "Illegal Uniforms"

The Nathaniel Narbonne High School (Harbor City, Calif.) girls basketball team has lost their place in the Los Angeles City Section Open Division finals—and has been barred from the state tournament—for wearing "illegal uniforms" in Saturday's semifinal victory over View Park Preparatory Accelerated Charter High… » 3/03/15 1:00am 3/03/15 1:00am

Report: Catholic League Coach Mucked With College Prospects Of Rivals

The Neumann-Goretti High School (Philadelphia) girls basketball team is one of the best in the country, with an 18-0 record and currently ranked first by USA Today. Two of the team's players emigrated to the United States from Nigeria, and one of them, senior forward Christina Aborowa, signed a national letter of… » 2/07/15 2:01pm 2/07/15 2:01pm

The Time I Backed It Up On Matthew Stafford

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… » 1/23/15 3:43pm 1/23/15 3:43pm

Here's A Glorious Photo Of Joe Flacco In High School

Commenter Keisertroll shared a photo of possibly elite quarterback Joe Flacco—back when he was a student at Audubon (N.J.) High School—during Gawker's search for notable people in their readers' yearbooks. Flacco looks so over it. » 12/31/14 1:02pm 12/31/14 1:02pm

Why Were Three Teenage Rape Victims Bullied Out of School in Oklahoma?

Throwback: Gus Malzahn Breakdances To "U Can't Touch This"

Someone uploaded a glorious video of then-high school football coach Gus Malzahn breaking it down to "U Can't Touch This." Witness the current Auburn coach bust moves like it's nothing. » 11/03/14 12:15am 11/03/14 12:15am

Cops: Substitute Teacher Gave H.S. Footballer Oral Sex During Pep Rally

A 22-year-old substitute teacher was arrested and charged after she allegedly performed oral sex on a 17-year-old high school football player during an Oct. 17 pep rally. The player also reportedly asked her to perform "sex acts" as many times as his jersey number. (The jersey number wasn't specified.) » 10/22/14 3:01pm 10/22/14 3:01pm

Post Prom Rapist Jocks Facing Hundreds of Years in Prison

The Calhoun, Georgia case of three star high school athletes who allegedly sexually assaulted a girl at a post-prom party has taken a decidedly un-Steubenville-like turn, as instead of getting slaps on the wrists, the three defendants face hundreds of years in prison. Georgia prosecutors are not fucking around. » 8/06/14 6:35pm 8/06/14 6:35pm

High School Runner Eats It Ten Meters From State Title

There are a number of pain-filled track and field disciplines, but none combine to break your heart and body quite as perfectly as the 3000-meter steeplechase. » 6/11/14 7:56pm 6/11/14 7:56pm

Lil B Lines Make The Best High School Yearbook Quotes

We all know the feeling: It's the end of your high school career, the four most formative years of your young life, and you want to pick that perfect quote to embody the wisdom you've gleaned on your journey. That so many of our young people are choosing Lil B-inspired quotes bodes well for our country's future. » 5/15/14 12:30pm 5/15/14 12:30pm

California Teens Hold NFL-Style "Prom Draft" To Pick Dates

A group of boys looked up to the NFL by choosing their prom dates with a draft, but their high school didn't approve of their shallow innovation. » 5/06/14 8:33pm 5/06/14 8:33pm

76ers Sign High School Student With Down Syndrome To Two-Day Contract

The Philadelphia 76ers' playoff hopes this season don't exist, but the team's taking the opportunity to do something nice for a high school basketball player with Down syndrome. » 2/17/14 8:22pm 2/17/14 8:22pm

High Schooler Hits 80-Foot Buzzer-Beater To Send Game Into OT

This is Temidayo Yussuf of St. Joseph Notre Dame High School hitting one of the most ridiculous shots you will ever see. With his team down by three and 0.6 left on the clock, Yussuf grabbed a rebound following a missed free-throw and immediately launched the ball 80 feet in the other direction. Somehow, his shot… » 1/30/14 11:27am 1/30/14 11:27am

Coach Fired For Playing In High School Girls' Soccer Matches

High school coaches: Even if you get that itch to relive your athletic career and make one more comeback, don't do it, because you'll probably be canned. » 1/23/14 9:20pm 1/23/14 9:20pm

Spacey Royals Fan Is Worst Person To Ask About School Shooting Plot

Kansas teenager Brendan Moore was arrested and charged last week for planning a school shooting at Topeka West High School. A crew from local news station WIBW wanted a fellow student to interview for a reaction, and they found Nate Magers. They should have kept looking. » 1/19/14 4:05pm 1/19/14 4:05pm

John Tortorella's High School Yearbook Entry Is All Sorts Of Confusing

Every high schooler has their inside jokes. But this being John Tortorella, we can only assume each one is a reference to strangling hobos. » 5/16/13 12:58pm 5/16/13 12:58pm

Anonymous Releases More Intel On The Alleged Steubenville "Rape Crew"

Last month, Anonymous sub-group KnightSec vowed to expose the other students and adults affiliated with the Steubenville, Ohio Big Red high school rape case if they didn't publicly apologize before January 1st. On Wednesday, they released a video of former Steubenville High School baseball player Michael Nodianos… » 1/04/13 1:45pm 1/04/13 1:45pm

Mark Sanchez Was A Goofy High School Kid, Like Everyone Else

While Mark Sanchez was completely blowing the game for the Jets last night, someone on Twitter brought up the fact that his girlfriend had gone to high school with Sanchez. With access to his girlfriend's yearbook, he decided to share some high school pictures of Sanchez. » 12/18/12 1:29pm 12/18/12 1:29pm

High School Reunion Horror Stories: Class Warfare

This weekend, so-called adults will have awkward high school reunions all across America. We asked you for your worst high school reunion horror stories. We're publishing our favorites during the holiday. Here's one, from reader Walt. » 11/24/12 12:00pm 11/24/12 12:00pm