Originally Posted by Geezer Guy
Some HS players don't get any "coaching" from the coach. Any instruction they get is solely up to them to arrange for privately. The coach just determines who the best players are and creates the line-up.
There's certainly an advantage to learning young though. The younger the better (within reason).
What kind of joke of a coach is there only to create the line-up? That definitely is not the case with other high school sports.