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New Rule on Free-Throw Lane Violations Approved in High School Basketball

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

A new rule regarding free-throw lane violations in high school basketball has been added for clarification. Players occupying the marked free-throw lane line spaces cannot enter the free-throw semicircle until the ball touches the ring or the free throw ends.

New Potentially Dangerous Hold Identified in High School Wrestling

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

At its April 6-8 meeting in Indianapolis, the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Wrestling Rules Committee added another maneuver to the list of potentially dangerous holds in high school wrestling.

Pairings Announced for 50th Baseball Tournament

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

A field of 385 teams and 7,210 student‐athletes will begin play next week as the pairings for the 50th Annual IHSAA Baseball State Tournament Series were drawn this morning in Indianapolis.

Softball State Tournament Pairings

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Three hundred seventy‐four (374) teams were drawn and placed into brackets this morning for the start of the 32nd Annual IHSAA Softball State Tournament Series which begins in 11 days.

Tournament Success Factor Measure Approved; Two Proposals Tabled by Board of Directors

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Unanimous passage of a two‐part proposal to the Tournament Success Factor rule affecting schools playing in a higher classification highlighted a list of 21 proposals during today’s annual review of the IHSAA By‐Laws in Indianapolis.

Board of Directors Minutes

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Minutes from Monday's annual meeting of the IHSAA Board of Directors.

Tip of the Week

IHSAA Student-Athlete Tip of the Week (5-23-16)
"Promoting education based athletics in Indiana"

In looking back at your classroom and sports performance this past school year, what have you learned about yourself? Hopefully you tasted some success and learned from your mistakes.

But more importantly, I hope you have developed a work ethic and attitude that will benefit you going forward.

Eleven-time Grand Slam tennis champion Novak Djokovic admitted in Sports Illustrated that "there were days and times of my career when I went through a lot of doubt."

So whether you are a graduating senior or just starting your high school experience, know there will be tough times and a lot of doubt. No student-athlete is exempt! Not even the most successful ones.

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