6 Points to Ponder Before Joining a Team

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1. Is Your Family Ready for the Commitment?

Map out what your family's schedule might look like if your child joins a sports team. Will she have sufficient time for homework and other activities? Will you be able to take her to games and practices? If you want to be really involved in the league, will you have time to volunteer as a coach, driver or in another role? Hammer out these logistical questions before signing up for a season.