June 11th, 2019

On June 5th, The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel (PROP) recently approved moving the 3-point line. The arc will be moved to 22′-1 3/4″ for the 2019-20 season. This matches the international distance. The changes will go into effect for Division I for this next upcoming season. The change will not go into effect in Division II and III until 2020-21 season. Women are keeping the 3-point line at the distance it is at now. There are no changes to the current width of the lane. …

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March 1st, 2019

Your gymnasium floor takes a lot of wear and tear on a daily basis. Most gyms are used extensively during the school day: as a gymnasium, as a multipurpose room for assemblies and plays, or as lunch rooms. In addition, with the rise of after school activities and evening basketball games, many gyms are utilized up to 14 hours a day! Replacing a gym floor is expensive, therefore taking certain steps to maintain the floor will prolong its life and keep it looking like…

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November 2nd, 2018

Sweep the floor daily with a dust mop Remove any moisture and wipe up any spills on the floor surface immediately Maintain the ventilating/air conditioning/heating system so that it is functioning properly. The Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association, Inc. (MFMA) recommends that the relative humidity be between approximately 35 and 50% year round, with a temperature of between 55 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit year round Remove black scuff marks with a tennis ball (it can be attached…

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