Tag Archives: high school sports

  • High School Girls Basketball Player Drains Full-Court Bounce-Shot Buzzer-Beater (Video)

    High School Girls Basketball Player Drains Full-Court Bounce-Shot Buzzer-Beater (Video)

    Everybody loves a good buzzer-beater. And over the years, we’ve seen just about every kind of buzzer-beater imaginable—the buzzer-beating layup, the buzzer-beating fade-away, the buzzer-beating backwards over-the-head two-hander, and of course the buzzer-beating half-court shot. Well, today we have a new kind of buzzer-beater that we never even knew was a possibility: the full-court bounce-shot […]

  • This Is Why High Schools Shouldn’t Hold Slam Dunk Contests (Video)

    This Is Why High Schools Shouldn’t Hold Slam Dunk Contests (Video)

    Slam dunk contests are pretty cool, right? Guys doing spins, windmills, through-the-legs, double-pumps, tomahawks, and all that good stuff—I mean, what’s not to like? But here’s the thing: yes, slam dunk contests are awesome, but when they do it on TV they make it look a lot easier than it really is. Dunking itself is […]

  • High School Kid Kicks An Insane 67-Yard Field Goal (Video)

    High School Kid Kicks An Insane 67-Yard Field Goal (Video)

    The NFL record for longest field goal is 63 yards, and it is held by four men: Tom Dempsey (1970), Jason Elam (1998), Sebastian Janikowski (2011), and David Akers (2012). A few weeks ago, St. Louis Rams rookie kicker Greg Zuerlein became just the 12th NFL kicker to kick a 60-yard field goal. And in […]

  • 20 Ridiculous High School Team Names

    20 Ridiculous High School Team Names

    Did you ever notice how the further down you go on the sports pyramid, the weirder the mascots get? For example, there aren’t really any professional sports teams with bizarre names. Sure, some are unusual (Indiana Pacers), anachronistic (Cincinnati Reds), offensive (Washington Redskins) or just plain dumb (Minnesota Wild), but none of them are bizarre. […]

  • One-Legged Soccer Player Scores Amazing Scissor Kick Goal (Video)

    One-Legged Soccer Player Scores Amazing Scissor Kick Goal (Video)

    I’ve seen a lot of really great soccer goals in my day. In fact, I’ve seen some pretty great goals already this season. But I don’t ever recall seeing a goal quite like the one you’re about to see. It was scored by a kid named Nico Calabria. He’s a high school junior who plays […]