Archive for OHSAA/SWDAB
May
19

Coaches…And The Kiss Of Death!

As a profession, coaches are the hardest working people around. But people look at them and appreciate their efforts as little more than adults having fun at recess.

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May
1

Public vs. Private…A Different Perspective

Issues Of Private vs. Public…As competitive balance comes to a head again, no one really knows the consequences of having it pass or fail. For all anyone knows, the biggest issue seems to be…is it possible to make someone, anyone, happy? Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature from Bob Huelsman.

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Apr
4

New Conference In The Works…?

Is there a new small-school athletic conference in the works? That’s a question to be answered, or should be answered, in the near future.

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Mar
26

Please, Don’t Make Me Laugh!

Contrary to what’s been written, or what you might think, not every athletic director is compensated in the manner written about recently…nor is every athletic director’s responsibilities the same. Read on.

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Mar
11

Lonesome Town…Where Coaches Go

To my former colleagues who lost their state tournament dream the past couple of weeks, I know just what you’re going through. You feel, and I still feel, just like this old song from the past.

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Feb
9

I’m Back, And Catchin’ Up…

Changes in the football playoffs, more questions pertaining to competitive balance, and how you “might” spend your summer vacation head the list of latest OHSAA headlines.

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Dec
22

When You Wish Upon A Star…

For former Newton star Kyler Booher, stardom in one sport wasn’t enough. His real goal is yet to be fulfilled as he pursues what he hopes to be a professional future in golf.

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Dec
13

On Wrestling: Having One’s Cake And Eat It, Too!

If you liked my ideas about better competitive scheduling opportunities for small-school football, you’re going to love my thoughts about wrestling, I’m sure!

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Nov
28

Do Somethin’, Huelsman…!

I heard it for years when I was coaching, and now I have a chance to suggest something that would make a difference in the competitive makeup of Cross County Conference football.

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Nov
6

The “Grinch” Who Would Steal The Playoffs

The Sonny Fulks column advocating reduction of the football playoff process is counter to the goal of exposing as many deserving student athletes as possible to the ultimate competitive process.

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