Do I need to participate in a sport in high school?
“I’m involved in a lot of activities at my school, but I don’t play a sport. Will this hurt my chances for college admission?” This is a common question– should an otherwise involved student play a sport? Team and individual sports allow students the opportunity to learn and demonstrate leadership, perseverance, commitment, coach-ability, etc.– traits colleges value. But do you HAVE to participate in a sport in high school? The short answer is NO. Watch this video to find out more. I share some tips on what students who are not interested in sports could do instead (or in addition!) to develop skills and build a strong resume for college admission. ]]>