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While high school wrestling is extremely common in the United States, I do not know of a single high school within the country that condones the sport of boxing.
This needs to change.
The reason for the lack of boxing in high school sports is obvious; it is stereotyped to be a violent sport that will lead its participants to serious injury. However, this simply isn't true.
When taught the right way, boxing is a sport that instills a great degree of discipline in its participants, and boxers are often taught to respect their opponents. Furthermore, if regulated under rules similar to few colleges that have the sport (such as Army), the sport is actually very, very safe.
With full head- gear, larger gloves, and shorter rounds, the chances of an injury aren't very high at all. Also, at the high school level, the referee would likely call the match as soon as one of the competitors finds themselves in danger.
Under such strict regulations, the sport of boxing would be much safer than a sport like football, in which injuries are frequent and practically expected.
In the end, there is no reason why boxing shouldn't be included as a high school sport, and I believe we as a society are doing our youth a disservice by preventing them from partaking in such a great sport.