Sports psychologist shares advice on raising healthy student athletes, Part 1

When it comes to kids and sports, Richard Ginsburg, a graduate of Gilman and sports psychologist who has seen all kinds of parents and coaches asks, " Whose Game is it Anyway?" Following are his thoughts on "the recruiting rainbow," rules, and sports specialization. Tomorrow: tips for parents on raising healthy athletes.

Parents of school-age athletes can't help themselves--especially if they played a sport as a child. They want their kids to have as much or more success than they did on the field, but as well intentioned a