The reward for sportsmanship in AYSO promotes violence in youth



AYSO Region 4 is offering a reward to the team with the most good sportsmanship points in divisions U10, U12, and U14 (children ages 8-13) at the end of the current soccer season.
I commend them on this idea. However, I am appalled at the prize they have chosen — a party at Lazer Craze! Lazer Craze encourages children to shoot each other with light guns in order to "kill" or "wound" one another.
I feel a youth organization sends the wrong message to childre...

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