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2014-09-30 23:06:08

Online student athlete gets ready for 2014 hockey showcase in Philadelphia Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Colton Rhodes, Oaks Christian Online High School (OCO) senior will play in the Tier 1 Elite Hockey League showcase tournament in Philadelphia, PA, on October 11-13th. Colton says, “I always try to play to the best of my ability and get some exposure, but the whole team has the attitude of going in for the win. Last year our team scored enough points to come in 3rd...

2014-09-30 23:02:52

Sports Conflict Institute announces NCAA Student-Athlete Experience Assessment, a carefully designed assessment process available to member institutions of the NCAA to identify best practices and problem areas within athletic departments and teams to develop a clear strategic plan for protecting areas of excellence and adjusting resources in areas of need. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 With the complexity of intercollegiate athletics, both administrators and coaches understand...

2014-09-09 16:24:59

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid mounting pressures on college sports, the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics vowed it would intensify its efforts to promote changes that better align athletic programs with institutions' educational missions. The Commission again emphasized its commitment to efforts that address health and safety, athletic opportunities and financial issues that are putting at risk what is known as the collegiate model. Concerned that...

2014-09-03 08:31:09

Schools with Nine Powerhouse Programs Help Fans 'Do Game Day Right(TM)' Whether Tailgating on Campus or Staygating at Home ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA, official corporate partner of the NCAA and NCAA Football, is inviting college football fans to show their school spirit this fall as it embarks on a nine-school tour, giving fans a unique opportunity to experience LG's newest Ultra HD and OLED TVs featuring the Smart TV+ webOS platform, as well as a...

2014-08-31 23:04:11

Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton explore the world of NCAA college football with Yale University’s Associate Athletics Director Steve Conn. Discussed in the interview are the types of issues that are unique to college football, and unique features of Yale’s program, as compared to other college football programs. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 With the NCAA set to undergo significant change, the Sports Conflict Institute hosted an interview with...

2014-08-30 23:04:20

Woody Wommack, Southeast Football Recruiting Analyst of Rivals.com shares his thoughts on recruiting athletes at younger ages, changes he would like to see made and those that he sees coming in the near future to NCAA football recruiting. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 What challenges exist in recruiting top talent for NCAA football programs? What are the latest trends, concerns, and considerations? Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton recently spoke with...

2014-08-08 23:06:50

Personal injury lawyers at Flood Law Group have been following new developments surrounding the recent NCAA settlement which changes association guidelines regarding the management of concussions. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 A settlement reached last week in the highly monitored NCAA concussion lawsuit "(case: 1:13-cv-09116), District Court for the Northern District of Illinois" has been a major topic of conversation recently. Flood Law Group, LLP, a nationally...

2014-07-23 23:20:41

Connor Sports will host a blue-ribbon group of long-time industry partners for a roundtable discussion: “NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Championship: Collaboration of Event Sustainability and Partnerships” on Wednesday, July 23 at the 2014 Green Sports Alliance Summit. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Connor Sports will host a blue-ribbon group of long-time industry partners for a roundtable discussion: “NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Championship: Collaboration of Event...

2014-07-23 23:15:24

Players, weigh the pros and cons very carefully before opting out of the NFL settlement, advises the founding partner of DarrasLaw. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 According to Sports Illustrated, 2013 is touted as the Year of the Injury due to the increase in ACL injuries, the ongoing concussion lawsuit and the long-discussed benefits of disability insurance policies for pro-athletes. Several events have occurred recently in the world of football, which have resulted in a lot of media...

2014-07-10 23:06:13

Built Off Years of Student Retention Experience, ESP Introduces a Comprehensive Program Leveraging Student Success Techniques, NCAA Athletics Experience and Immersive Digital Content Morristown, NJ (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Damon Evans, Founder and Managing Director of Evolution Sports Partners (“ESP”), and former Athletic Director at University of Georgia, has announced that ESP has developed and released SA360™, a breakthrough program to drive student athlete success. SA360™...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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