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11-15-2007, 10:51 AM
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Originally Posted by Ti-girl View Post
That's true.

I coach a girl who is a Jan 1st baby. She's head and shoulders above ANYONE in her own age category...skill and size wise.
Same girl (hypothetical twin sister born minutes earlier) born a day earlier could at times be playing in a category where the girls are on average 2 years older, every second year.

A kid born in December prematurely is at an even greater disadvantage when trying to make an elite team.

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