Entries for 'junior high'
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The MHSAA is asking tough questions about its current and potential roles in middle school and junior high sports.
Our Student Advisory Council members, only a few years removed from participating at that level, gave us their answers on some of the key issues as ...Continue Reading
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Imagine thousands of spectators roaring their approval as hundreds of cross country runners hit the finish line ... at a postseason meet for middle school athletes.
Continuing our MHSAA benchmarks series examining the state of middle school and junior high athlet...Continue Reading
Thursday, May 15, 2014
When I’ve been faced with the most difficult choices as to different courses of action for the MHSAA, I’ve tried to face up to this reframing of the issue: “If we were creating the MHSAA for the first time today, would we do this, or would we do that?&...Continue Reading
Friday, May 9, 2014
Case studies of Middle Child Syndrome range far and wide in the world of family psychology. But at the center of most dialogue regarding those affected is a feeling of being ignored or left out.
Within the family tree of scholastic sports, however, there’s no bet...Continue Reading