February 20, 2023
female field hockey players high-fiving each other after a game, wearing their team uniforms and holding their sticks.

Loose Equipment in Field of Play Ruled as Foul in High School Field Hockey Rules for 2023

The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has recently announced a new rule change that affects how loose equipment on the field of play is handled. In the past, loose equipment that was not intentionally placed on the field was considered to be in play. However, under the new rule, any equipment that is not properly secured will now be ruled as a foul, regardless of intent. This change is aimed at promoting player safety and fairness in the game. Learn more about this important rule change and how it will impact the upcoming 2023 high school field hockey season.
February 19, 2023
A female softball player in batting stance at home plate, with a large cheering crowd in the background.

Softball Rules Changes for 2023: What You Need to Know

As the 2023 softball season approaches, it's important to stay up-to-date with the latest rule changes that will affect how the game is played and officiated. The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has released new rules and updates that aim to improve the safety of players, simplify the game, and enhance the overall experience for everyone involved. In this blog post, we'll take a closer look at the key softball rule changes for the 2023 season and discuss how they will impact the game. Whether you're a seasoned softball veteran or just starting out, understanding these