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Middle School Sports Out Of Control

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The Chasers discuss how some Middle-Schoolers are intentionally staying back a grade to benefit their athletic careers. One Chaser speaks to a student from Egg Harbor who claims that it was his decision to stay back to help him both in school and on the field.  His parents chimed in to discuss all the backlash that they received from other parents regarding this decision to hold back their son. 

Then, the Chaser heads to Princeton University to talk to the Assistant Basketball Coach about how his decision to stay back truly helped him both athletically and scholarly and helped him get to where he is today.

Then the chasers debate whether it's the coaches, parents or administrators that are allowing these students to possibly jeopardize their education for the sake of high-school sports.

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