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Ep. 81 | Sports, Kids, College (Discuss)

There are three types of athletes: Div I, Div III, and recreational. Which one is your child and when should you know?

Show Notes:

In this episode, I discuss what motivates us to put our kids into sports. Then, I break down the three types of athletes: Div I, Div III, and recreational athletes. Finally, how do each of these athletes fare in the college admissions process?  

0:02:10 The Div I athlete 
0:05:50 The Div III athlete 
0:08:43 The recreational athlete 
0:10:20 #1: Follow the crowd 
0:11:07 #2: Exercise 
0:11:23 #3: Love of sports 
0:11:40 #4: To pay for college 
0:13:16 #5: To get into college 
0:14:57 #6: For ROTC or SAs 
0:17:00 Are sports a prerequisite? 
0:19:00 When to decide? DI 
0:20:15 When to decide? DIII 
0:21:10 When to decide? Rec athlete 
0:22:00 My four sons 
0:22:15 My twins 
0:24:55 My sophomore 
0:24:55 My 6th grader 
0:26:26 Audit your child Follow us:

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