Coach Ejected And Suspended For Title Game After Late Hit On His Player

Ensworth (TN) was up 21-12 with two seconds to go in its state semifinal matchup against Brentwood Academy when Brentwood's Derek Barnett—committed to play at Tennessee next year—hit an Ensworth player well out of bounds. It was a clearly cheap and late hit and tempers flared. The referees ended the game right there… » 11/23/13 2:25pm 11/23/13 2:25pm

Worst Coaching Staff Ever Stole Playbooks, Vandalized Own School

Last week, an assistant coach at a Tennessee high school was arrested after it emerged that he had vandalized his own fieldhouse in an attempt to fire up his team before the big game. He's not the only Keystone Kop on staff. Three assistants were apparently involved with the vandalism, and one is accused of breaking… » 11/21/13 10:06am 11/21/13 10:06am

High School Football Team Forfeits Remaining Games After Racist…

Lunenburg High School's football has forfeited its final two remaining regular-season games after racist graffiti was painted on a 13-year-old student's home last week. The incident is believed to be an alleged hate crime against an eighth grader on the team by his own teammates. » 11/19/13 1:38pm 11/19/13 1:38pm

Football Coach Arrested For Vandalizing Own School To Inspire Team

The football rivalry between Marion County and South Pittsburg, both outside of Chattanooga, is a fierce one. But two weeks ago, the morning before the big game, Marion County discovered its fieldhouse covered in vulgar graffiti insulting the school, and including South Pittsburg's logo. But a police investigation… » 11/15/13 11:04am 11/15/13 11:04am

Quarterback Fakes Out Defense With Incredible Trick Play

El Camino Real's JV quarterback, Jahlil Pinkett (Jada's nephew), pulled off the old "this is the wrong football, we need a new football, nah just kidding it's perfectly fine, my center snapped it to me and now I'm going to run, untouched, into the endzone" play so well that the defense was all "yeah, look, he does need a … » 11/09/13 12:30pm 11/09/13 12:30pm

Maryville Rape Case Is Becoming The Next Steubenville

Earlier this week, the Kansas City Star dropped a story about an alleged rape, cyber-bullying, and small-town politics that is shaping up to be the next Steubenville. The short version: Two underage girls from Maryville, Mo., claim they were raped by high school football player Matt Barnett—who also happens to be the… » 10/16/13 2:06pm 10/16/13 2:06pm

Baton-Twirling Legend Causes Fire At High School Football Game

The woman who seems totally unconcerned with the flames licking her feet is named Beverly Bernardi Post. She is a legend of sorts in Topeka, Kansas baton-twirling circles and according to reader Jim, she was the "featured baton twirler" for Kansas in the 70s. Now she is lighting high school football fields on fire. » 10/14/13 9:21pm 10/14/13 9:21pm

High School Football Players Accused Of Groping Girls At Pep Rally

Ridge Point High in Texas recently held a homecoming pep rally that featured a seven minute fireworks display. While the lights were off, several football players allegedly started groping girls in the crowd and later bragged about it on Twitter. "The number of booty that was grabbed was unreal," one tweeted. "Booty for… » 10/12/13 7:10pm 10/12/13 7:10pm