Conference On May 19-20, 2020*
In The Amateur Sport
2020 Theme | "A Career in Professional Sports Is A Pathway, But Not The Only Way"
Suicide is the "most common cause of death for people aged 15 – 24.
Working with staff members of the high school coaches and guidance counselors, CSC and its community-based partners and organizations, will focus on expanding career horizons for students who wish to enter the Sports Industry, through exploration of allied services and fields. Hence, the theme.(Read more about rise of young people and the depression statistics) .
". . . there is only a .03% chance of a pro career. This means that of the almost 156,000 male, high school senior basketball players only 44 will be drafted to play in the NBA after college, and only 32 women (.02%) out of just over 127,000 female, high school senior players will eventually be drafted. In football the odds are slightly better, with .08% or 250 of just over 317,000 high school senior players being drafted." Read more on the odds of career in professional athletic association. Can this contribute to suicidal tendencies in youth and adolescents?"
Conference Program Under Development and Confirmation