Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Off Pitch: What Glee Can Teach Us About College Athletics

In trying to explain the issues within college athletics to my 15 year old daughter, I realized an analogy might make sense. What better way to connect than by referencing Glee.

I posted the following essay on the Huffington Post, which uses Glee to describe many of the issues in college sports.

Let me know what you think of this LIGHTHEARTED attempt.

[Also, before I get the hate email, I recognize that in reality, those competing in drama and glee clubs around the country would overwhelmingly jump at the opportunities of the top student-athletes within the sports of football and men's basketball.]