3 Reasons to Encourage Playing Multiple Sports | James Leath

College recruiters don’t want someone with only one set of skills. Skills Can be taught, but athleticism is earned through years of acceleration, deceleration, rotational power, Read and react, and all the other things an athlete learns by participating in multiple sports. READ MORE

‘One of the worst things to happen to the game’/ The toll year-round hockey takes on young athletes | National Post

“I was absolutely ecstatic to see the end of the hockey season,” Gretzky told the National Post in 2000. “One of the worst things to happen to the game, in my opinion, has been year-round hockey and, in particular, summer hockey. All it does for kids, as far as I can tell, is keep them out of sports they should be doing in the warmer weather.” READ MORE