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Auntie SparkNotes: My Coach Benches Me All The Time

By kat_rosenfieldMay 13, 2014
Dear Auntie, I play soccer on the JV Girls' team of my high school. I am a keeper (who, in case you don't... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Coach Benches Me All The Time

The 9 Types of Coaches You Will Have

By Jason SaenzFebruary 18, 2014
Phil Jackson, Pete Carroll, Pat Summit; sorry to say it, but you'll never play for one of these coaching greats. Chances are... More  →
The 9 Types of Coaches You Will Have

"Head Games, Constant Head Games": The Story of a Nightmare Coach

By Dave ArgentarJuly 26, 2013
Beckie Francis was fired last month as the coach of the Oakland (Mich.) University women’s basketball team, but it wasn’t because of... More  →

The Worst Gym Teacher, Ever: An Interview

By Josh PeriloFebruary 27, 2012
We have done an exhaustive search throughout the high schools of America, and we think we have finally found the worst gym... More  →
The Worst Gym Teacher, Ever: An Interview

Auntie SparkNotes: Sexism on (Mock) Trial

By kat_rosenfieldFebruary 16, 2010
Okay Auntie, here's the deal: I'm on my school's mock trial team. It's me (a female) and five guys... They make dirty... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Sexism on (Mock) Trial

Three Clues Your Science Teacher Is In Completely Over His Head

By Jon_SkindzierSeptember 18, 2009
Ever had a teacher who seemed exactly as confused about the material as you were? It was a science teacher, wasn't it? (Please... More  →
Three Clues Your Science Teacher Is In Completely Over His Head

Offensive Foul! That's the NO-SPANK Zone!

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 26, 2009
For the most part, high school coaches are a pretty cool bunch—fun former athletes who love their sport and set out each... More  →