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Door to free agency opened in high school athletics

Door to free agency opened in high school athletics

Florida is one step away from opening the door to free agency in high school athletics. All that is needed now for House Bill 7029 to become a law is a signature from Governor Rick Scott. The massive education bill, which includes allowing student-athletes to transfer between seasons and be eligible to play right away, […]

High school sports bill could create ‘free agency market’

High school sports bill could create ‘free agency market’

Florida, known as a springboard for pro and college athletes, may soon overhaul how high school athletics work in the state, including making changes to eligibility and even who oversees competitions. A Florida House on Wednesday passed a sweeping bill that backers say would help students wanting to compete in high school sports. A version of […]