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Bill requiring background checks for referees goes to Haslam

If you want to officiate a school-related sporting event in Tennessee, get ready to submit to a criminal background investigation.

The Tennessee House of Representatives passed SB 2118 by a unanimous 93-0 vote on Thursday. 252 more words


The Finish Line (Video)

Here is a great inspirational video about perseverance and the true definition of commitment to a program and coach.

“The Finish Line”:

“It’s purely your decision to be champions or not.” – Coach Jim Tracy, San Francisco University HS Girls Cross Country Head Coach… 6 more words


Bill would require sports officials' background checks

Those who officiate “interscholastic athletic events” would have to undergo criminal background checks under a new bill pending before the Tennessee General Assembly.

The proposal, SB 2118, would require “referees or officiates of interscholastic athletic events to submit to a criminal background investigation and provide a fingerprint sample.” 560 more words


Rockies Bring Back Manager Walt Weiss For Another Year

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss will return to the dugout next season after meeting with General Manager Jeff Bridich on Tuesday. 321 more words