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Subject: Re: Prep School recruiting


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ivy guy
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Date Posted: 13:59:08 10/01/21 Fri
In reply to: Sprint66 's message, "Re: Prep School recruiting" on 13:31:02 10/01/21 Fri

Sprint
I agree. Even the best prep school football teams would get crushed by average or better teams from the HS football hotbeds.

Ivy coaches like to pick-off the better prep school athletes-- because they are very Ivy focused, and elite prep schools tend to get a free pass from IL Admissions.

Which is why parents pony-up $63K+ for a gap year (insert gratuitous Varsity Blues comment).

FWIW, the US military academies have a similar deal with their neighboring “military “ prep schools.

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Date Posted: 14:15:39 10/01/21 Fri

Service academies "park" a lot of recruited athletes at their prep schools for a year.

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