US college system remains useful

THE unprecedented success of the MVP and Racers Track clubs and relative success of smaller, local-based clubs have resulted in calls for Jamaican high school athletes to reject American college scholarships and stay home to chase success in the sport.

Last week’s announcement by Edwin Allen High super athlete Ristananna Tracey that she is staying home and attending the University of Technology (UTech) rather than follow her elder sister’s footsteps to the American collegiate circuit, has added fuel to the view that our high school athletes should stay here. Read more >>

Source: Jamaica Observer