Roughly 3,000 junior and high school students, parents, coaches and spectators are expected to visit Springfield next year as part of a national speech and debate tournament. Drury University will play host to the 2016 National Invitational Tournament of Champions May 20-28, 2016.
About 800 miles, a few unique cafés and custard stands later, the Forsyth Home Educators golf team finally got on the Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Mo.
Two days later, the Hawks left with two national championship trophies at the National Christian Homeschool Golf Championship.
First, he tackled cancer. Tackling Italy was no problem. Christopher Jones of the Lighthouse Christian Chargers homeschool football team took up the game as a junior and joined coach David Staley’s squad for a run to back-to-back National Homeschool Football Association championships. The Chargers’ defensive captain missed three starts late in his senior season, however.
Currently, the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) requires student athletes to be enrolled in an 80 percent course load at the school they represent. House Bill 232 could change this by requiring school districts participating in MSHSAA activities to give homeschooled students the opportunity to participate.
The 24th Annual National Christian Homeschool Basketball Championships will held in Springfield, Missouri March 9-13, 2015. The 24th Annual had Homeschool players from 26 States. Almost 350 teams including Florida, California, Colorado, Texas, Minnesota and virtually every state in between where Homeschool basketball is played.