Pushing past a limit: Parents pushing kids too hard in sports has damaging effects
BY KYLEIGH SPRIGLE There is a difference between encouraging kids and pushing them too hard. When children participate in a sport, it is difficult for parents or coaches to find a balance between the two. Pressuring kids in sports can be damaging to a child both mentally and physically. ... Read more
No-cut policies aren’t cutting it: High school athletic programs need tryouts
BY KAYLA GATES Trying out for a sports team has become a customary practice in the lives of teen athletes. Although an intense process, undergoing tryouts is crucial to a student’s development as an athlete and a young adult, especially when experienced in a high school setting. Like most... Read more