- Drew Stanton, foundation outfit team with gear for safety Updated: Oct-13-15 10:38 am
FARMINGTON HILLS, Michigan - Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton is helping to outfit a football team at the suburban Detroit high school he graduated from with special equipment to help protect players from internal injuries.
- Maine football player suffers spleen injury during game Updated: Oct-12-15 4:09 pm
TURNER, Maine - A quick response from coaches and medical technicians is being credited with saving the life of a senior football player in Maine.
- Principal remembered for guiding students in right direction Updated: Oct-12-15 12:06 am
ANDERSON, South Carolina - Frank Clark thought he was at the end of a brief pre-engineering road in 1955. Having taken the only two mechanical drawing classes offered at Boys High, Clark scheduled a French class in his senior year.
- Cadillac unveils monument on 40th anniversary of Kiss visit Updated: Oct-11-15 5:46 pm
CADILLAC, Michigan - In October 1975, Kiss visited a small northern Michigan community where the high school football team had credited the rock band's music for its success on the field the previous year.
- Walsenburg has big hopes for tiny homes Updated: Oct-11-15 11:46 am
WALSENBURG, Colorado - It's been years since the old high school football field in Walsenburg, Colorado, saw much action. There's still an old score board and a boarded-up concession stand, but otherwise it's just a big patch of dry weeds.
- Kansas judge eases back into work after football injury Updated: Oct-10-15 3:33 pm
ELLSWORTH, Kansas - A central Kansas judge is done volunteering at high school football games after suffering a concussion last month.
- Texas football player in coma after injuring head in game Updated: Oct-10-15 10:15 am
AMARILLO, Texas - A Texas high school football player is in a medically induced coma after he suffered a blow to the head during a game in the Panhandle.
- Saints' top draft choice Peat in line for first start Updated: Oct-09-15 6:02 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead has been ruled out for Sunday's game at Philadelphia, opening the way for the club's top draft pick, Andrus Peat, to make his first NFL start.
- Cadillac celebrating 40th anniversary of Kiss visit Updated: Oct-09-15 3:05 pm
CADILLAC, Michigan - A small northern Michigan city is celebrating the 40th anniversary of an unforgettable visit by rock 'n' roll band Kiss with two days of events and a monument dedicated to the band.
- Concussion that killed teen football player wasn't his first Updated: Oct-09-15 11:37 am
SEATTLE - A Washington school district has revealed that a football player who died following a head injury had suffered a concussion before.
- Tickle gets high school QB slapped with suspension Updated: Oct-09-15 10:31 am
SALEM, Oregon - An Oregon high school quarterback has been suspended from school because officials said he inappropriately touched another player during practice.
- PIAA expands classifications in football, other sports Updated: Oct-08-15 6:01 pm
MECHANICSBURG, Pennsylvania - In a move that changes the landscape of high school sports, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association approved a measure that would expand high school football classifications from four to six.
- Autopsy: Football player's death due to heart disease Updated: Oct-08-15 5:39 pm
WAYNESBORO, Georgia - Autopsy results confirm that a preexisting heart condition contributed to the death of a Burke County High School football player who died after collapsing during practice.
- Defending champion Bentonville faces challenge from Har-Ber Updated: Oct-08-15 5:01 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - Two-time defending Class 7A state champion Bentonville has excelled this season despite the retirement of former coach Barry Lunney Sr.
- Officials order suspension of 3 football players over fight Updated: Oct-07-15 5:27 pm
WILKINSBURG, Pennsylvania - Three high school football players will be suspended following a fight that erupted on the field over the weekend in western Pennsylvania.
- School suspends football activities after video surfaces Updated: Oct-07-15 2:49 pm
WINTHROP, Massachusetts - Police in Winthrop are investigating after a video surfaced of a high school football player dressing in a locker room.
- Correction: Referee Punched story Updated: Oct-07-15 11:50 am
KISSIMMEE, Florida - In an Oct. 5 story about a referee being punched after a disputed call at a football game, The Associated Press erroneously described the suspect. The suspect described himself as a youth league coach, not a high school football coach.
- Victories keep coming in Port Clinton's turnaround Updated: Oct-07-15 10:49 am
There's something special going on with the Port Clinton football team on the shores of Lake Erie with a turnaround two years in the making.
- Meet John Krahn, 7-foot, 400-pound high school lineman Updated: Oct-06-15 1:53 pm
LOS ANGELES - John Krahn is among the biggest football players ever to don pads and a helmet. And he's still in high school.
- Seaside football player crowned homecoming queen at halftime Updated: Oct-06-15 7:31 am
SEASIDE, Oregon - A Seaside football player has been crowned homecoming queen, replacing her helmet with a crown during halftime.
- Football player dies in crash after homecoming game, dance Updated: Oct-05-15 7:16 pm
ST. IGNACE, Michigan - A 40-year-old man was charged Monday in the death of an Upper Peninsula teenager who was killed in a head-on crash after playing in his high school's homecoming football game and attending the dance.
- 2 coaches, 11 players suspended after high school game brawl Updated: Oct-05-15 7:00 pm
SPRING, Texas - Officials of a suburban Houston school district have suspended two head coaches and 11 players after an on-field brawl between players of both teams cut short a high school football game.
- Seattle high school football player dies after game injury Updated: Oct-05-15 6:24 pm
SEATTLE - A Seattle high school football player who was injured during a game last week has died.
- At least 8 injured in Heber Springs football bus crash Updated: Oct-03-15 1:08 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas State Police says a collision involving a bus carrying Heber Springs High School football players has left at least eight people injured.
- St. Louis high school football game interrupted by gunshots Updated: Oct-03-15 11:38 am
ST. LOUIS - The sound of gunshots halted a high school football game in St. Louis, but officials say no one was injured.