State Association Provides Concussion Insurance for Students

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 9/12/17 4:56 PM

On its face, the NFHS Network provides live access to high school sports for fans, parents, grandparents, etc. who can't be at games and events in person. Another (perhaps lesser known) aspect of the Network is that it provides schools and state associations with an additional revenue stream - a portion of the money made off of subsciptions goes back to them - to use how they see fit.

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NCHSAA ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH NFHS NETWORK TO PROVIDE COVERAGE OF STATE CHAMPIONSHIP AND PLAYOFF EVENTS

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 9/8/17 1:37 PM

                              

Via the NCHSAA

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has signed an agreement with the NFHS Network to produce and distribute coverage of NCHSAA State Championship and playoff events.

The agreement is for five years, with an automatic renewal for an additional five years should certain conditions within the agreement be met. The Network is expected to provide live streaming coverage through their online subscription platform of NCHSAA playoffs and championships. Fans can expect to find contests ranging from football, basketball, volleyball, wrestling, track, baseball, softball and more.

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High School Games of the Week

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 9/7/17 5:05 PM

We're SO CLOSE to having football back FIVE DAYS A WEEK (Thursday through Monday) -- six if you count Tuesday-night #MACtion -- and we couldn't be happier.

For the purpose of this column, however, we'll stick to high school.

There's more than enough storylines to keep you entertained, but here are the TOP FIVE Games of the Week, including: the #1 team in the country, a state-championship rematch, a top-5 state matchup, and two other #1 teams in their respective states.

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Topics: football, High School Football

High School Games of the Week

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/31/17 2:47 PM

Labor Day weekend is upon us, and with it the (unofficial) end of summer. Families come together to grill out or enjoy one last weekend at the lake before we're bombarded with pumpkin-spiced everything.

Labor Day also marks a HUGE weekend for High School Football. Some states are entering the third week of their season, whereas others are gearing up for their opening slate. Most importantly, the three-day weekend offers a prime opportunity for teams to travel, which means we, the fans, are the beneficiaries of some big-time interstate matchups.

Brace yourselves for the Labor Day edition of our TOP 5 Games of the Week:

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Senior with Down Syndrome Scores a Touchdown on Friday Night

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/26/17 10:56 AM

High school football is important to a lot of people, and the final score is usually an indication of how well your team performed.

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High School Games of the Week

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/24/17 6:27 PM

Last week offered a taste, but with more states starting their football season this week, the NFHS Network boasts a FULL slate of games.

We've got Top 10 NATIONALLY-ranked teams in action, interstate showdowns, defending state champions squaring off against one another, and an abundance of top-rated recruits.

So without further ado, we present our TOP 5 Games of the Week:

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Alabama Football Preview: Players to Watch

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/23/17 12:27 PM

We had to wait an extra week for Alabama High School Football to start this year, but the wait may have been worth it. The NFHS Network will be bringing you live coverage of the top action in the state, all season long.

To get you prepped for Friday nights, we've prepared a list of some of the top players to keep your eye on. These guys will soon be suiting up on Saturdays - perhaps for the Crimson Tide or Tigers - so do yourself a favor and familiarize yourself with them by watching them on the NFHS Network.

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Georgia Football Preview: Players to Watch

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/14/17 5:07 PM

The days of Georgia high school football going overlooked nationally are no more. The Peach State has held a firm grasp on fourth in overall blue chip talent over the past decade, and they've managed to close the gap between themselves and perennial football factories Texas, Florida & California.

With FORTY four or five-star recruits (according to Rivals) in the class of 2018 alone, the state is absolutely LOADED with future college stars. Everyone is familiar with Trevor Lawrence and Justin Fields, but we're here to introduce you to a few other standouts that warrant your attention on Friday nights.

Image via The Valdosta Daily Times

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Topics: High School Football

The NFHS Network Announces Elite & Select Schools for 2017/18

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 8/14/17 10:58 AM

The NFHS Network is proud to announce the Elite and Select schools for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. The NFHS Network recognition program salutes top performing schools across the nation. Elite and Select schools demonstrate professional, excellent broadcasting skills while covering sports and events at their schools.

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Topics: SBP

LaMelo Ball Scores 92 Points in One Game

Posted by Jacob Plunkett on 2/8/17 10:44 AM

Watch every single one of LaMelo Ball's 92 points from Chino Hills win over Los Osos.

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