high school football

Recognizing The Best High School Football Linemen In WNY
While watching a football game most people watch the ball.  Whether it's the quarterback throwing it to a receiver or a running back trying to elude tacklers, most fans concentrate on what's happening with the ball.  But there's a part of the game that often gets overlooked;…
Training Days With The Springville Griffins [VIDEO]
High school football - It's what we used to LIVE for when I lived in Springville.  It was with good reason.  It was exciting to get out on that field on a friday night under the lights.  People would talk about the chances of a championship at the barber shop and at the grocery s…
The Boys Of Fall Are Back!! [VIDEO]
There’s nothing like high school football. I mean it. There’s nothing like it. I know there are a lot of people who could care less. But if you’ve ever been on a football field under the lights on a Friday night, you might be able to understand.
Local Sports Official Clears Another Hurdle [VIDEO] [PICTURES]
Sometimes bad things happen to good people. Matt Perillo is a close friend of mine. He’s a longtime high school football and basketball official who came down with a serious bacterial blood infection back in January. It nearly cost him his life, but it so badly affected blood circ…
Runaway Golf Cart At Football Stadium
It happened just after the finish of a high school football championship game at the Dallas Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas when a runaway golf cart struck a coach and number of reporters doing interviews on the field. The coach was knocked backwards onto the cart and the others were knocked to …
Tragedy Sparks Call To Action
I saw this story on CNN.com and it struck a chord.  I've been officiating high school football for 25 years and I've seen my share of serious injuries and there have been times we've had to wait for an extended period of time until the first aid crews arrive.  There are some school districts that ha…