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Sixth-grade athletes? Not in Chapel Hill-Carrboro middle-school sports

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Superintendent Pamela Baldwin and others cited the difficulties that students transitioning from elementary school to middle school already face, the added expense, the size differences between sixth-graders and older students, and said allowing sixth-graders on teams would mean more cuts of seventh- and eighth-graders.

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