Posted on December 31st, 2010
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This week, Dave reflects on his career in athletic administration and discusses some of the troubling trends he’s seen over the past 10 years, particularly with the explosion of youth sports. He focuses attention on starting at early ages and specializing in one particular sport. As attrition rates continue to rise, especially when kids reach college, is more always better?.
“Inside Athletics” is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King. The podcast offers a synopsis of what is happening in EMU athletics, but also delves deeper into how athletics at EMU shapes lives and enhances college educations by positively impacting an athlete’s understanding of self, others, and God. Sports Information Director James De Boer will be a regular guest with EMU coaches and athletes making appearances as well.