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May 04, 2015

Many Young Children Aren't Meeting Exercise Recommendations in Summer

Summers are becoming bad for children's health as sandlot baseball, bike riding, and general running around with friends gives way to hours of screen time and the snacking that goes with it, according to a new survey of parents.

August 09, 2013

Camp Combines Sports and Math to Engage Students in Learning

A math and science camp in Illinois uses sports to teach students STEM concepts through physical activity.

July 06, 2012

NCAA Punishes AAU Youth-Basketball Teams for Agent Ties

Three Amateur Athletic Union basketball teams will be ineligible to compete in NCAA-certified events this July due to prohibited ties with a sports agent, and a fourth must disassociate with its coach to remain eligible for competition.

July 29, 2011

How Recruits Use the Summer to Draw Colleges' Attention

Dillon Graham, a high school basketball player, recently started landing high-profile athletic scholarships after bursting onto the national scene at an AAU competition.

July 06, 2011

Summer Sports Camps: Worthwhile for All Student-Athletes, or Just the Elite?

While serious student-athletes can use camps to leverage college recruiting, all students can benefit from the physical activity promoted in sports camps.


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