82 percent of coaches say dealing with parents has gotten worse.

Source: Syracuse.com

We’ve heard this before from plenty of high school coaches, but this poll on Syracuse.com confirms it.

High school parents are the biggest obstacle high school coaches face.

Of the 227 coaches who responded, 82 percent said dealing with parents has gotten worse.

Sixty percent of coaches said they’ve had to speak with parents about their conduct.

And 58 percent of the coaches said they’ve considered quitting because of parents.

For more on this story, visit Syracuse.com.

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