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Basketball: Lateral Movement

The saying “defense wins games” rings true in most sports. Good defensive play often keeps less-talented teams in games. Basketball is no different. Being a great defensive player in basketball is about attitude, intelligence and movement. It’s often hard to measure a player’s attitude or intelligence, and harder still to …

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Tips for Balancing Both

Balancing sports, schoolwork, and other activities is one of your child’s greatest challenges. But it can be done — with the right game plan. Here are some tips. Be realistic: When setting your children’s schedules, do so while looking at a calendar and make sure your young athlete can realistically …

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En Garde!

Fencing gains popularity as a sport In this day and age of X-box and i-pads, parents are struggling to get their children out and active. One possible, yet somewhat unknown, alternative to technology is fencing. To the uniformed eye, fencing may just look like sword fighting, which may indeed catch …

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