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Football Standings for 10-5-15

MHSAA Football Standings Team Region Div. W Div. L Div. T Div. Pct. Wins Losses Ties Pct. PF PA 1A Region 1 Smithville Region 1 4 0 0 1.000 6 1 0 0.857 226 130 West Lowndes Region 1 3 0 0 1.000 4 3 0 0.571 178 119 Coffeeville Region 1 3 0 0 1.000 3 3 0 0.500 …

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Excessive heat advisory issued for much of state

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued an excessive heat warning for much of the state which will remain in effect until 7 PM Monday. The temperature will peak from 99 to 102 degrees with heat index values from near 110 to 120 degrees through Monday afternoon. The impact of excessive heat is an increased risk of heat-related illnesses, …

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MHSAA Sports Medicine Advisory Committee (SMAC) Meeting

Mississippi SMAC Report: I.    Practice Limitations (Full Contact) for the Sport of Football        Decision by the advisory board was to take no action at this time, but to continue to evaluate the        recommendations of the NFHS and other states regulations, and to survey participating schools to        determine current levels of …

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Past Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete winners

1996 Eric Carpenter Amory Jim Chapman Brookhaven Aubrey Monroe Brookhaven Casey Clark Bruce Emily Atkinson Cleveland Ned Mitchell Cleveland Mike Malott Columbus Emily Perry Corinth Melissa Scott D’Iberville Felicia Bell Falkner Alex Wilson Lanier Lucas Scoggin Newton Julia Fowler St. Andrew’s Brent Waters Sumrall Jennifer Woolridge West Lauderdale Hartwell Harris Winona 1997 Trevor Baker Aberdeen Ashleigh DeHuff Brookhaven Joseph Gray …

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NFHS SMAC Position Statements

Recommendations and Guidelines for Minimizing Head Impact Exposure and Concussion Risk in Football NFHS Guidelines On Handling Practices And Contests During Lightning Or Thunder Disturbances Position Statement And Recommendations For Mouthguard Use In Sports Position Statement And Recomendations For The Use Of Energy Drinks By Young Athletes Position Statement And Recommendations For Maintaining Hydration To Optimize Performance And Minimize The …

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NCSS First Aide Prepare course offered

All MHSAA existing high school/middle school coaches (para-professionals, volunteers, assistants, and head coaches) will be required to complete a sports first-aid and safety course by August 1, 2015 (one year to complete). All new coaches (new to profession) and/or para-professionals are required to complete a first-aid safety course by August 31, 2014. The NCSS PREPARE course is the MHSAA preferred …

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16 selected as Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes for 2015

Sixteen seniors from across the state have been selected as Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes for 2015. The honorees — one boy and one girl from high schools in each of the MHSAA’s eight geographical districts — were chosen for their academic accomplishments as well as their participation in high school athletics and extracurricular activities. Each winner will receive a $1,500 college …

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Former MHSAA players in NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament

The 64 teams were announced tonight for the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. Here is a list of the 12 former MHSAA players listed alphabetically who are in the field of 64. Arianne Ausmer Pass Christian Northwestern State 5-5 Sr. G Lexie Baldwin Hattiesburg Ohio 6-1 Jr. F Chardonae Fuqua (Murrah freshman year) Baylor 6-0 Jr. F Kendra Grant Richland Mississipi …

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MHSAA C Spire State Basketball Tournament ready to tip off

JACKSON — The MHSAA C Spire State Basketball Tournament tips off its newly expanded format Tuesday night in a new venue and with a familiar name. Ingomar, which has won five Boys State championships since 1978, faces Montgomery County in the tournament opener Tuesday night at 7 at Jackson State University’s Athletics & Assembly Center. The Class 1A quarterfinals continue …

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Information for postseason basketball broadcasts

Basketball Broadcast Regulations for 2014-15 season For All Postseason Games Region/Division Tournaments (Feb. 16-21) First- and Second-Round Playoff Games (Feb. 23-24 and Feb. 27-28) (Fees are per day at one site)   Live Television: Must contact MHSAA for permission and rights fees Live Video on Internet/Webstreaming: $200.00. (All Classifications). Must contact MHSAA for permission (emailtkelly@misshsaa.com). Delayed Video on Television or Internet: $125.00 (All …

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