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Stay in YOUR School and Just Play

Recently, I just found out that a student-athlete at one public school is transferring to another public school and most likely will play football at the incoming school.  But where is the loyalty to the aforementioned school?  Typically in most powerhouse football states such as Texas, Illinois, California, Ohio, and Florida the rules state that if any student-athlete transfers to another school - then that athlete must sit out an entire calendar year before playing in any sport.  So why would a student-athlete transfer to another school...just to play on a winning team?

 

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9/5  Good luck to all the teams in the Philadelphia area on their first weeks games.

 

 

9/3/08

Maine Prince and World Champion Boxer Bernard Hopkins discuss the importance of education and sports for student-athletes and how the campaign will impact all student-athletes in all sports.  To see a photo of supporters click the logo...remember - you can all send in your video endorsement with 5 steps.


9/14/08

Canvassing Day, meeting at Lee Cultural Center at 42nd & Haverford Ave. at 9am - 12pm to distribute flyers, signs, and invite the community to the Town Hall Meeting at West Philadelphia Community Center at 35th & Haverford Ave.


9/21/08

Canvassing Day, meeting at Lee Cultural Center at 42nd & Haverford Ave. at 9am - 12pm to distribute flyers, signs, and invite the community to the Town Hall Meeting at West Philadelphia Community Center at 35th & Haverford Ave.


9/29/08

Town Hall Meeting at West Philadelphia Community Center at 6pm - 8pm.  This is open to the community, student-athletes, non-athlete students, parents, coaches, and anyone that wants to express their opinion on how to involve the community in supporting the youth on their way to a college degree in the future.


 

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