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HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY TO VETERANS, ACTIVE MILITARY AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY TO All VETERANS, ACTIVE MILITARY AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL WHO HAVE SO VALIANTLY SERVED AND SACRIFICED DURING PEACETIME, CONFLICT AND WAR. This particular Memorial Day weekend, in addition, I want to especially recognize our U.S. Army and other military medical and surgical forces, who accomplished so many difficult interventions and medical miracles during […]

ATHLETE PASSION AND PERFECTIONISM IN SPORT

Athlete Passion for Sport, Recreation and Exercise (SRE) Participation and Athlete Perfectionism in SRE are manifestations of Total Mindfulness, Undivided Conscious Attention and Perfect Concentration. “Many years ago it dawned on Dr. Stankovich how important it is in life to have a passion and purpose, to be dedicated to the nth degree, and to have […]

PAINTSVILLE KY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES IN KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (KHSAA) RECORDS

K.H.S.A.A. SWEET SIXTEEN ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP AWARD Instituted in 1985, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association Sweet Sixteen Academic Scholarship Awards are designed to honor one or more participant(s) in the Boys’ and Girls’ State Tournaments who have excelled in the classroom and on the basketball floor. The awards are in the form of financial assistance […]

SUDDEN DEATH OF YOUTH ATHLETES

In spite of modern medicine and the most up-to-date Pre-Participation Sports Examination with specialists guidelines, Athlete Sudden Death occurs. However, most Sudden Death is related to trauma unrelated to sports activities. Causes of all cases of sudden death in NCAA student-athletes from January 2004 through December 2008, 52 (72%) were due to trauma unrelated to […]

US CENTER FOR SAFESPORT WILL TO ENFORCE THE LAW

“The U.S. Center for SafeSport is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization funded through charitable giving.” “The cornerstone of the organization’s mission is education through awareness, resources and training.” [News Room, U.S. Center For SafeSport] “The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) today announced the formation of an independent advisory council to guide the launch of the United […]

PAINTSVILLE KY HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMICS AND SPORTS

Paintsville High School KY is steeped in history. “Paintsville High School KY, began football and boys and girls basketball in 1921. From 1921 until 1931 Paintsville girls basketball team was 70 wins and 22 defeats and attended Kentucky girls state basketball tournament 3 times.” See the full story: [EAST KENTUCKY BASKETBALL HISTORY: Early success at […]

PTSD: CHARLIE BRADSHAW KENTUCKY FOOTBALL

PTSD: CHARLIE BRADSHAW KENTUCKY FOOTBALL. Frequently, fromer Bradshaw UK Football Athletes contact me. In response today, February 10, 2017, to a Bradshaw UK Football Abused Terrrific Athlete. 57 years after Bradshaw UK Football, the nightmare continues for many former UK football athletes: Dear……, I feel your pain about UK Bradshaw Football deep into my bones. […]

LESSONS LEARNED FORM DEATH OF MAX GILPIN, CASE STUDY

Everyone must do their part to prevent non-accidental, preventable physical and psychological endangerment and maltreatment that cause serious injuries and deaths, negligence, substandard care, human rights violations and sexual abuse of Child and Youth Athletes. We must prevent the blindsiding of uninformed Coaches with civil and legal punishments, because they don’t know about their legal […]