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They are Lying to Teachers
Texas Public Policy Foundation "Misspeaks" When Predicting Higher Teacher Salaries Under Privatization.  Read More

A Basketball Shot Clock, Will it Ever be Used in Texas?
According to the National Federation of High School Associations, eight states currently use shot clocks for high school basketball: Massachusetts, Maryland, Rhode Island, Washington, New York, California, North Dakota and South Dakota.  Read More

Texas' Home-Schooled Students May Get Access to Public School Sports
The UIL requires student athletes to be full-time students in regular attendance at the school they represent, thus barring homeschooled students from participation in athletics at their local schools. House Bill 346 and Senate Bill 391 could change this...  Read More

Cypress Ridge Football Coach Makes Lifesaving Donation to Fellow Coach
The coaches at Cypress Ridge High School are giving a new meaning to the term "Team Player" with a lifesaving gift. . Read More

10 Steps to Starting a Successful High School Football Program
During my high school football head coaching career, I have had the privilege of starting two high school football programs. During this time, five of my teams have qualified for the playoffs. Read More

West Junior Aims for Second Straight State Title
Victoria West powerlifter Elizabeth Neitch is used to carring a lot of weight. At the Reg. 5 meet two weeks ago, she posted a thre-lift total of 980 pounds. Read More

Texas Ready to Dump High School Steroids Testing Program
When Texas officials launched a massive public high school steroids testing program over fears of rampant doping from the football fields to the tennis courts, they promised a model program for the rest of the country to follow. Read More

Houston High School Boys Standouts All Over the NCAA Bracket
From top seeds to those who needed conference tournament titles to punch their ticket, Houston players will be all over the television screens as the tournament cranks up this weekend. Read More

THSCA Announces 2015 SOCCER Academic All-State Teams
Click Here to see the Academic All-State Teams.

Overcoming the Obstacles
One Harlingen South girl is back on the track with strong motivation to be successful in her final year of competition. Read More

REMINDER TO COACHES:
TENNIS, GOLF and TRACK Academic All-State Deadline for nominations is April 1st. To nominate CLICK HERE!

Lahnert: Look for State Basketball Tournaments to Return to San Antonio
The largest question looming over the UIL state boys basketball tournament wasn't concerning a player or team. The question was all about the site and place. Read More

2015 U.I.L. Boys Basketball All-Tournament Teams
As selected by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches. Read More

State Tournament Seeding Process Punishes Top-Ranked Lancaster
Lancaster started the season at No. 2 in the TABC Class 5A preseason rankings. It finished the regular season No. 1. Over five playoff games, it dispatched its opponents by an average of 28.4 points. Read More

THSCA Announces 2015 Hall of Honor Inductees and Award Winners
The 2015 Hall of Honor inductees have been approved at the March meeing of the THSCA Board of Directors. They will be honored at the THSCA Hall of Honor Luncheon sponsored by Balfour. Read More