Results tagged with 'Youth Sports'
Published June 16, 2014
There are few hotter topics in sports than concussions and the effects they have on children, but while brain trauma is serious there are measures that can be taken to not only keep your child healthy, but keep them in the sports they love. For Kids & Family Week here at OnMilwaukee.com, Doctors from Aurora Health Care and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin address some key topics for parents and coaches.
Published Jan. 12, 2013
With three high school-aged kids and years of coaching under my belt, I've learned some valuable lessons about youth sports in Milwaukee.
Published Nov. 27, 2012
Thoughts on the debate about whether kids should keep score in sports. It's a question most every parent has to struggle with at some point in his or her child-rearing and it's a question without an easy answer.
Published March 31, 2008
The "win at all costs" atmosphere in some youth sports programs in the area creates a high-pressure environment that can detract from the lessons that the games were meant to teach.
Published Aug. 24, 2007
Youth sports leagues take time and money but they are an asset to the community. But columnist Dave Begel thinks Milwaukee must step up to the plate.