Teer: I play to compete; I compete to win

February 13, 2009
Last week, columnist Tyler Ibbotson-Sindelar wrote that Yale should get rid of varsity athletics (“End varsity for club sports,” Feb. 5). In the piece he argued that sports dominate athletes’ lives too heavily at the varsity level, and thus Yale athletes would be better off if they all played club sports, along with everyone else. »