Howard County School System Announces Vaccine Guidelines For Student-Athletes, Visitors And OthersThe Howard County Public School System on Friday announced new vaccine and testing guidelines for student-athletes, visitors and other members of the public.
Baltimore Community Rowing Receives Grant to Get More Student-Athletes of Color InvolvedA rowing club in Baltimore has been selected to receive a grant to help student-athletes of color get involved in the sport.
More Than 1,000 Students In Quarantine In Anne Arundel County; County Executive Supports Vaccine Mandate For All StudentsAnne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman praised the county’s public schools for mandating all teachers, support staff and high school student-athletes get vaccinated or tested weekly by November 22nd.
Baltimore City High School Athletes Join List Of Those Required To Be VaccinatedBaltimore City High School athletes join the growing list of those required to be vaccinated.
Baltimore City Public Schools Expands Vaccine Requirements To Student-AthletesFollowing a spring announcement that all school-based staff must be vaccinated or submit to weekly testing for COVID-19, Baltimore City Public Schools on Wednesday expanded its protocols to include student-athletes and all other staff.
Jordan McNair Death: How His Parents Are Turning Their Grief Into Hope After Losing Son To Heatstroke In 2018For the first time since the settlement, Jordan McNair's parents talk about their loss and how they are using some of the money to educate other parents, coaches and student-athletes about the dangers of heatstroke.
Proposed Bill 'Jordan McNair Act' Would Create Commission Focused On 'Fair Treatment' Of College Athletes In MarylandThis year, the Maryland General Assembly is looking at the health and well-being of college players, and whether there should be a special council on fair treatment for student athletes.
Jordan McNair Youth Athletic Protection Act Passes At Baltimore City CouncilCouncil President Brandon Scott said the next step is to take this bill and apply it on the state level to protect athletes at colleges and universities around Maryland.
LeBron James Hails New California NCAA Law: "I Feel For Those Kids"A controversial new law signed by California's governor Monday is a game changer for college athletes. It would let them earn big paychecks for endorsement deals, just like professional athletes. California could be just the first state to do this and that has the NCAA fighting back.
Baltimore City Schools May Set Minimum GPA For Student AthletesAthletes within Baltimore City schools may soon have to hit the books a little harder. The board is considering setting a minimum GPA requirement to participate in school sports.
New Trend Sees Athletes Leaving Sports To Avoid Long-Term DamageConcussion crisis. On playing fields across America, young lives are being derailed by hard hits. From the peewees to the pros, concussions are reaching epidemic proportions with a culture that still wants athletes to shake it off and get back in the game.
New Law May Set Guidelines For Student Athletes & ConcussionsThere was a big push Wednesday in Annapolis to better protect students from the dangers of sports-related concussions. A proposed law would set new guidelines for coaches and young athletes across the state.