Varsity Kansas

Are high school sports worth it?

I’ve seen this question raised in Opinion Line in the Eagle and in the Letters to the Editors — should we do away with high school sports to help schools out during these tough economic times. If I remember correctly, there were those who thought not too long ago that getting rid of postseason tournaments was the way to go to help save money.

Here’s a story I recently read about this issue.

What are your thoughts? Are high school sports worth it?