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Softball Catcher’s Throw Ricochets Off Runner’s Head Into Coach’s Junk High School Softball Catcher’s Throw Ricochets Off Runner’s Head Into Coach’s Junk , Staff Writer 3:33pm, October 19

Softball catchers have some of the best arms on the diamond. They may not throw 100 pitches in a game…

390-Pound Lineman’s Cartwheels & Split Routine Distracts Defense High School 390-Pound Lineman’s Cartwheels & Split Routine Distracts Defense , Staff Writer 3:25pm, August 22

Confusing the defense is an integral part of any high school football offense. Trick plays are designed specifically to do…

High Schooler’s 86-Yard Rolling Punt Made the Field Look Sloped High School High Schooler’s 86-Yard Rolling Punt Made the Field Look Sloped , Staff Writer 5:15pm, August 21

Football is full of all sorts of weird and wacky plays. Dance parties breaking out in the middle of a…

Nation’s No. 1 QB is “Skipping” High School & Changing College Football Big Ten Nation’s No. 1 QB is “Skipping” High School & Changing College Football , Staff Writer 12:22pm, August 3

The state of Texas is a hotbed for talented high school football quarterbacks. Patrick Mahomes, Drew Brees, Matthew Stafford, Baker…

Batter Catches Fastball With Bare Hand Like It’s No Big Deal High School Batter Catches Fastball With Bare Hand Like It’s No Big Deal , Staff Writer 4:56pm, July 3

Getting hit by a pitch hurts. Teammates used to tell me when I was at the plate to take one…

LSU’s New Star QB Brings NFL DNA to Baton Rouge LSU LSU’s New Star QB Brings NFL DNA to Baton Rouge , The League 2:24pm, June 30

LSU Tigers fans have been spoiled by good quarterback play. In 2019, Joe Burrow put together one of the best…

Georgia’s New 4-Star QB is a Homegrown Gunslinger Georgia Georgia’s New 4-Star QB is a Homegrown Gunslinger , 5:19pm, June 21

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence set Georgia high school football state records with 13,902 career passing yards and 161 touchdown…

HS Softball Pitcher Strikes Out 21 in “Perfect” Perfect Game High School HS Softball Pitcher Strikes Out 21 in “Perfect” Perfect Game , Staff Writer 12:49pm, May 12

No-hitters are hard to pull off. Perfect games are super rare. But the "perfect" perfect game is the crown jewel…

Incoming 4-Star QB Ready to Pick Apart SEC Defenses College Football Incoming 4-Star QB Ready to Pick Apart SEC Defenses , Staff Writer , 9:51am, May 7

The Lane Train is now boarding. Luke Altmyer checks his itinerary. First stop: Starkville, Mississippi. Second stop: Oxford. The detour…

4-Star Stud Could Boost LSU’s Defense Right Away High School 4-Star Stud Could Boost LSU’s Defense Right Away , The League , Staff Writer 10:16am, March 4

Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney should be taking notes on Ed Orgeron's recruiting abilities. Despite losing nearly his entire coaching…

6-Foot-11 Quarterback Proved Size Really Doesn’t Matter High School 6-Foot-11 Quarterback Proved Size Really Doesn’t Matter , Staff Writer 12:45pm, February 16

Dan McGwire was a tall human being. At 6-foot-8, the former Seattle Seahawks quarterback (and Mark McGwire's brother) is the…

Sneaky Middle School QB Walks Right Past Everyone for Easy TD College Football Sneaky Middle School QB Walks Right Past Everyone for Easy TD , Staff Writer 9:39am, December 26

Nothing gets the blood pumping like a well-designed trick play. The jump pass (of the Tim Tebow-Florida Gators or Cincinnati…

High Schooler Goes Full “Frogger” to Distract Defense High School High Schooler Goes Full “Frogger” to Distract Defense , Staff Writer 11:23am, December 1

Faking out defenses is a key part of football. The entire point of a successful offense is to confuse cornerbacks,…

The Disappearing Ball Trick Play Deserves an Academy Award for Acting High School The Disappearing Ball Trick Play Deserves an Academy Award for Acting , 11:33am, November 21

The Mineola Yellowjackets were rolling. Up big in their Class 3A Division I playoff opener against the Sabine Cardinals, it…

High School’s “Wrong Ball” Trick Play Ended in an Easy TD High School High School’s “Wrong Ball” Trick Play Ended in an Easy TD , Original Author 1:30pm, October 8

Nothing beats a good high school football trick play. They seem to just come out of nowhere and catch us…

4-Star CB Committed to Keeping LSU ‘Defensive Back University’ High School 4-Star CB Committed to Keeping LSU ‘Defensive Back University’ , 12:50pm, June 23

Louisiana State University is better known as "Defensive Back University." While Alabama, Florida and Ohio State fans probably have choice…

LSU Awaits Arrival of Nation’s No. 2 Safety High School LSU Awaits Arrival of Nation’s No. 2 Safety , Staff Writer 3:30pm, June 3

Louisiana State University has long laid claim to the Defensive Back University (DBU) title, but Ed Orgeron's program might as…

America’s Leading Rusher Has 3,500 Yards, But Only 2 Major Offers High School America’s Leading Rusher Has 3,500 Yards, But Only 2 Major Offers , 12:15pm, November 13

Sleeper is the buzzword every sports fan loves to throw around. In the NFL, predicting which team will be the…