Podcast #9 – Cutting Players – Ability or Character

Posted On Jun 26 2016 by

Podcast #9 – Cutting Players – Ability or Character What is Cut Policy? This topic usually sparks much heated debate among parents and educators as to what the practice of cutting potential players from middle or high school teams should be. Proponents of cutting often argue that cutting is necessary to prepare children for an adult world where there are winners and losers. On the flip side many believe a no-cut policy would simply guarantee students the right to participate and learn. Not cutting doesn’t stop starters being based on demonstrated ability. Not-cutting would ensure that the lesser skilled would …