Colleges Are Eliminating Some Sports And They Are Not Coming Back
While cancelling fall sports on some campuses grabbed headlines, a developing story is the number of colleges that are discontinuing some of their athletic programs.
Dartmouth also announced they would be eliminating men’s and women’s golf, men’s lightweight rowing and coque spigen samsung s7 edge men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs, effective immediately, leaving incoming freshmen athletes coque huawei p8 in a tough position. The president of Dartmouth coque samsung galaxy s7 officiel had asked the Athletic Director coque samsung galaxy note 5 360 to bring down the number of recruited athletes in each incoming class by a full 10 percent.
UConn Athletics recently cut the number of teams it will support from 22 to18 and Florida State tried to forestall cutting teams but reducing the headcount in their athletics department.
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The Dartmouth News (July 9, 2020)Parents and student athletes are coque clear view samsung s7 edge concerned that with colleges under coque nid d oiseau iphone 8 severe financial pressure and students learning off campus big sports like football and basketball will be delayed or reduced and other varsity sports will be permanently cut.
I’m so damn torn up about the next academic year. I’ve been flailing in the wind struggling with indecision nearly giving myself whiplash. I desperately want my son, a rising college sophomore, to go back to college. He and I both need him too…