While pitching in a game the summer of his freshman year Jake Simmons had a non-contact break of the humerus. After several months and methods of recovery, Northwest Fitness help him to an MVP performance.
All sports carry an inherent risk. As an athlete, parent, or coach this is a factor that must be considered no matter the activity. What is important is how we manage that risk, and that we take steps to mitigate those risks when we have the opportunity. How can we best do this?