High School Team's Game-Winning Drive Kept Alive By Immaculate Reception

This happened last Friday in a playoff game between Louisville Central and Corbin High in Louisville, Ky. Louisville Central beat Corbin 36-33 thanks to two fourth-quarter touchdowns, the second of which was precipitated by this insanely fortunate catch. This may not quite live up to the original Immaculate Reception,… » 11/25/14 6:26pm Tuesday 6:26pm

Student With Special Needs Sparks Brawl At End Of HS Football Game

In 2006 Jason McElwain, a high school basketball manager with autism, was put into a blowout and proceeded to knock down six three-pointers in just four minutes. Nearly a decade later this has become a Thing in high school sports—letting a student with special needs get into a game for a play or a couple of… » 11/01/14 11:50am 11/01/14 11:50am

High School Quarterback Blows Play-In Game In Worst Way Imaginable

Spanish Fork High School had the lead and the ball in the final seconds of a play-in game against Maple Mountain, and was well on its way to the Utah state tournament. With Maple Mountain out of timeouts, Spanish Fork decided to run a play on fourth down and run off the six seconds remaining on the clock. I don't want… » 10/29/14 4:27pm 10/29/14 4:27pm

HS Football Team's Season Cancelled After Reports Of Waterboarding

The Central Bucks West High School football team in Doylestown, Penn., has had the last two games of its season cancelled after an internal investigation revealed that members of the team had engaged in "improper conduct." According to police, several of the football players participated in hazing rituals that… » 10/23/14 5:16pm 10/23/14 5:16pm

Ohio High School Running Back Racks Up 10 Touchdowns In 83-82 Shootout

Defense must be optional in Northern Ohio League high school football, and both Tiffin Columbian and Shelby apparently declined to play any. That's the only way to explain Tiffin's 83-82 overtime victory. Well, that or Cliff Miller—who rushed for around 500 yards and scored ten TDs—is a god. » 10/18/14 1:55pm 10/18/14 1:55pm