Matt Barr's character Dan Patch shares a name with a famous standard bred racehorse of the early 1900's. The original Dan Patch never lost a race.
Ben Browder originally portrayed Red Raymond in the pilot presentation, but backed out of the project when it was picked up to series due to other commitments. Jeff Hephner was then recast as Coach Red Raymond in July 2010.
Ashley Tisdale was offered auditions at all the CW shows but only went to this one. She felt it was a good fit, joining the CW after HSM.
When Savannah tried out for the Hellcats, she used Ida Lupino as her alias.