KSHSAA Coaching School
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KSHSAA Coaching School

The KSHSAA Coaching School is an annual three-day event where the KSHSAA brings in high school and college clinicians and presenters to give workshops on football, volleyball, cross country, tennis, golf, basketball, wrestling, baseball, softball, swimming & diving, track and field, sports medicine and sports nutrition issues to the coaches of Kansas. In recent years we have had over 1500 coaches’ register for the school.

Health and safety issues highlighted at previous conferences have included:
• Concussion and Head Injury management
• Ways to deal with the challenges of asthma and sports induced asthma
• Strength and conditioning programs
• Hands-on athletic training taping
• Injury prevention, recognition and rehabilitation
• NFHS Coaching Education Coaching Principles and Sports 1st Aid courses

To see a complete list of speakers and schedule, click here.

81st Annual KSHSAA Coaching School

The 81st Annual Coaching School is being held August 7-9, 2013 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Topeka, Kansas. Here are just a few of the many outstanding clinicians scheduled to present at the 2013 KSHSAA Coaching School:


Matt Murray - Pittsburg State University
Ryan Thompson - Mid-American Nazarene University


Bonnie Henrickson - University of Kansas
Bruce Weber - Kansas State University>

Cross Country

Kirk Hunter - Wichita State University


Garin Higgins - Emporia State University


Jamie Bermel - University of Kansas
Jon Daniels - Bethany College

Legal Issues

Lee Green - Baker University


Julie LeMaire - Emporia State University

Strength & Conditioning

Matt Walter - Emporia State University

Swimming & Diving

Mark Gole - William Jewell College


John Cayton - Emporia State University
Bob Warkentine - Kansas Wesleyan University

Track & Field

Steve Rainbolt - Wichita State University
AND ALSO: WSU Track Staff


Ray Bechard - University of Kansas
Chris Herron - Washburn University


Jacob Marrs - Bethany College



Kansas State High School Activities Association
PO Box 495, Topeka KS 66601
Ph: 785.273.5329  Fax: 785.271.0236