10 Commandments for Parents
Thou shalt applaud each player’s efforts, regardless of whose team he/she is a member of. Thou shalt not yell at or criticize the unpaid volunteer referees. Thou shalt affirm the referees whenever possible. Thou shalt not keep statistics on your child’s performance. Thou shalt congratulate your son/daughter after each game for their effort and hustle. Thou shalt be quiet and observe the pre-game prayer. Thou shalt not bring infants and toddlers into the Highland Park gym during the games for their own safety. Thou shalt smile at your son/daughter. Thou shalt let the coach know if your child won’t be at a game.
Thou shalt have a good time and allow yourself to laugh.