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Developing Strength in Youth Athletes: A Parent’s Guide to a College Scholarship

Here's a blog I wrote a couple years ago right before joining the Illinois Basketball team full-time as an assistant strength & conditioning coach. At the time, I was working with youth athletes in the Springfield-area and started to realize the importance of parents selecting the right trainer for their children. Which lead me down the path of writing this article for

This article points you in the right direction of questions you should be asking your child's trainer, and also some tips on what to look for. I chose a "flashy" title because (1) I'm trying to get clicks, and (2) because it's true - proper youth performance training can help push your young athlete over the hump and get them that college scholarship. I've seen it work time and time again.

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