For some teams, wins mean budget deficits
Fort Meade (Fla.) Middle-Senior High School has a problem:
Its football team keeps winning.
Sure, it's a good problem to have in the small central Florida mining community -- a town that hardly is flush with money, according to athletic director Archie Gale, but loves its storied football team.
But every win, every extra playoff game, every trip -- and even every new player on the team -- comes at a cost.
"A lot of people think that just ...
Read full story