The plain implication of the current sanctioning
crisis is that no school which is not a member of its state association
can be trusted -- guilty until proved innocent.
Athletes may miss the opportunity of a lifetime
to compete at the fabled Penn Relays unless this mess gets settled
Who are these people who will deny perfectly innocent
youngsters such an opportunity? What is their record? Not a good one,
as we shall recount.
A New York Federation official claims that he is
just "enforcing the rule." But what rule? One that violates
the constitution in so many ways a lawyer would have a hard time deciding
which one to pursue.
now a farce - Ed Grant - New York won't let its athletes perform against
schools who aren't a member of their state association, but Maryland private
schools may not be allowed to join the Maryland association