While several states have GPA minimums for athletic participation in high school, some schools are lowering GPA standards for athletes, claiming that the priority is keeping kids in school. Alex Trautmann says lowering GPA standards is a mistake.
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Alarming conditions in Rio as Olympics near
Issues plaguing Rio Olympics
Athletes taking action
Public statement huge departure for Jordan
Competing against cheaters
Was the IOC ruling on Russia a cop-out?
IOC decision tragic outcome for clean athletes
The death of Troy Causey
Charlotte reacts to losing NBA All-Star Game
The impact of North Carolina House Bill 2
How the NBA moved the All-Star Game
Is WNBA out of line for fining players?
Goodell trying to rebuild trust with players
Russian doping scandal likened to East Germany doping
Authorities discuss Troy Causey's autopsy report
How much change is actually happening at Baylor?
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