Here are some of the more memorable stories from the third quarter of the past year, thematically grouped. I'll try to get to succeeding quarters in the next few days, and will look to follow up on these trends in 2011.
High school & college
- Competing eligibility rules trouble youth teams
- Under 20s hit by cash crunch
- Emerging model seen in college 7s tourney
Senior & representative
Commerce, policy, & administration