khsaa http://wkms.org en KHSAA: Football Finals Schedule Unchanged, For Now http://wkms.org/post/khsaa-football-finals-schedule-unchanged-now <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The Kentucky High School Athletic Association says it’s monitoring the weather situation related to the six football championship games being played Friday and Saturday at LT Smith Stadium in Bowling Green.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">A cold front is expected to hit the area Friday, with snow, sleet, and ice possible.</p><p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:01:25 +0000 WKU Public Radio News 37118 at http://wkms.org KHSAA: Football Finals Schedule Unchanged, For Now There Is No 'Ban' On Handshakes After Kentucky High School Games, Official Says http://wkms.org/post/there-no-ban-handshakes-after-kentucky-high-school-games-official-says The commissioner of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association tells WFPL that there is no ban on students wishing to handshakes with the opposing team after middle and high school athletics.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201310/shutterstock_138061241.jpg" alt="" /><p><a href="http://wfpl.org/post/no-more-postgame-handshakes-says-kentucky-high-school-sports-authority">Media reports surfaced yesterday</a>, following directives from Commissioner Julian Tackett&#160 Wed, 09 Oct 2013 19:56:14 +0000 Devin Katayama 35577 at http://wkms.org There Is No 'Ban' On Handshakes After Kentucky High School Games, Official Says KHSAA Proposes Bringing Middle School Sports Under Regulation http://wkms.org/post/khsaa-proposes-bringing-middle-school-sports-under-regulation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kentucky lawmakers are reviewing a proposal to add middle schools athletics to the Kentucky High School Athletic Association's oversight. It would mark the first time Kentucky middle schools fell under state regulation.</span></p><p>KHSAA&nbsp;commissioner&nbsp;Julien&nbsp;Tackett&nbsp;said currently there are no restrictions on the number of games played each season and no academic requirements for players and that distracts from student’s academics.</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 20:38:55 +0000 Rob Canning 32363 at http://wkms.org KHSAA Proposes Bringing Middle School Sports Under Regulation KY High schools adding new sport: bass fishing http://wkms.org/post/ky-high-schools-adding-new-sport-bass-fishing <p>Kentucky is gearing up for its first season of high school bass fishing.&nbsp; Next spring, a skillful flick of the wrist for casting a line or reeling in a big one could land students on school teams competing for the state championship.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 15:47:10 +0000 Associated Press 18808 at http://wkms.org KY High schools adding new sport: bass fishing Kentucky Second State to Add Bass Fishing as a Varsity Sport http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-second-state-add-bass-fishing-varsity-sport <p>Kentucky has been the home of bass fishing for some time, and while the sport is a statewide obsession, not until this year has it been officially incorporated into the high school sports spectrum. The Kentucky High School Sports Association made a decision last month to include bass fishing as a varsity sport across the commonwealth.&nbsp; Drew Adams has more.</p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 22:46:46 +0000 Drew Adams 17217 at http://wkms.org KHSAA Adds Bass Fishing as Varsity Sport http://wkms.org/post/khsaa-adds-bass-fishing-varsity-sport <p>Kentucky is the second state in the nation to adopt Bass Fishing as a varsity high school sport. Illinois was the first.&nbsp; The Kentucky High School Athletics Association (KHSAA) reports the inaugural season will begin February 2013 and end in April, culminating in a state championship at the Land between the lakes. KHSAA Sports Information Officer Elden May says there are many entities which are looking to assist in funding.</p> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 20:56:00 +0000 Seth Helton 17011 at http://wkms.org