In Play with Tom Markowski

Recruiting has inundated the athletic landscape and is here to stay

Multi-Sport   | Tom Markowski

Recruiting has inundated the athletic landscape and is here to stay

The world is full of hypocrites. People say one thing and act the opposite.

Take nuclear plants. Those who support and have supported building nuclear plants contend we need the energy these plants produce with one stipulation. Don’t build them in the neighborhood where I live, in my million dollar home. Build them in poor neighborhoods, miles away from me.

High school sports have their share of people who are two-faced. For years, and this sentiment still exists, perhaps to a lesser extent, people would point to Detroit and say anything goes. All Detroit coaches recruit players and that’s just the way it is. Anything that happens south of 8 Mile Road is confined to that area and doesn’t reach beyond that. If we don’t talk about it, or try to do something about it, maybe that type of behav