TOUGH TRUTHS ABOUT AAU BASKETBALL, YOUTH SPORTS, PARENTS, AND ATHLETES
- What are bona fide, supportive, and tangible options for parents concerned, frustrated and pained about playing time for their youg athlete(s)?
- At what age does youth sport bypass fun, fundamentals and sportsmanship and become more about the athletic scholarship pursuit?
- Is it a good idea for parents to encourage their athletic child to concentrate on one specific sport prior to attending high school in order to excel and maximize their opportunities for an athletic scholarship?
- What are the advantages, distractions and biggest myths regarding participation in club, and competitive travel sports during the off-season? Is there an off-season anymore?
by Kevin McNutt