Tagged: lamar high

Pulaski Academy's Will James Subject of Heat Stroke Feature on NBC's 'Today'

by Tre Baker 8/16/2011 10:00 am

After suffering a heat-induced stroke, Pulaski Academy tackle Will James and his mother Patti were interviewed by reporters from NBC's "Today" show on Tuesday morning.

PBS 'Frontline' Features Shiloh Christian, Arkansas High Schools In Documentary

by Chris Bahn 4/12/2011 9:38 am

A documentary crew began filming Shiloh Christian football players last summer. The Saints, one of Arkansas’ most successful and polarizing programs, agreed to let the Frontline crew document the season as part of a piece on the growth of high school football. Frontline cameras also made their way to Arkansas Children’s hospital to as two local players struggled with the effects of heat stroke. How do these storyline intersect? Tonight at 8 p.m. PBS airs “Football High,” a 60-minute documentary compiled in the state last football season.

Local Players Hospitalized By Triple-Digit Temperatures, Athletic Trainers Offer Tips On Avoiding Tragedy

by Chris Bahn 8/16/2010 9:32 am

Heat has caused a number of issues for Arkansas high school football teams this month. Players at Camden Fairview, Lamar and Pulaski Academy have been hospitalized and listed in critical condition after being overwhelmed by the triple-digit temperatures. What can be done to avoid similar situations?

High-Powered Offenses Fuel a Feisty 3A

by Max Farrell 7/12/2010 12:00 am

Shootouts may be gone with the days of the Wild West, but not in the 3A. High-powered offenses fuel a class that is all about lighting up the scoreboard on a weekly basis.