Friday, September 12, 2014

Increasing the Gap


Are athletes without education just gladiators?

Should we pay kids to play?

Should we keep it totally separate from the schools?

Middle school? High School? College?

How about a separate academy?








Meet Sports Philosopher:


     Chris Powers, is; a high school science teacher, an 18 year basketball coach, a 17 year active basketball player, a graduate student in educational leadership, a biomedical science degree holder, a midwesterner living in the south, and a fan of excellence in sports or life.  He aspires to be a college basketball coach, an educational leader, a published author, and a competitive swimmer. He recently started a non-profit organization called Coop Basketball AAU for kids who can not afford to play on the high profile travel teams.

     Most of all he want to contribute a verse once his powerful play called life is over.