All-stars – The ultimate lightning rod

Came across this article which represents about as strongly as possible the controversy that so frequently surrounds league all-star selections. Inevitably, more parents think their child is deserving of all-star recognition than there are spot for a team, which leads to anger, resentment and bitterness. There is probably no way to eliminate all issues and hard feelings surrounding this event, but there are ways we’ll address in future posts to mitigate them.