We would like to learn more about your sports experiences as a high school student-athlete. To do that, the Aspen Institute's Project Play is conducting this national survey of high school-age athletes.

This survey is optional and will not ask you to provide any personal information that can be traced back to you. Your privacy and confidentiality will be protected. Choosing not to participate will have no negative consequences for you.

Please first answer some basic questions about your background and your experiences playing sports. Completing the survey should take about 5 minutes. Thanks for your participation.

Choose which gender you identify as:

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* 1. Choose which gender you identify as:

Choose the race you identify as:

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* 2. Choose the race you identify as:

Choose your current high school class standing:

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* 4. Choose your current high school class standing:

At what level do you play any of the following sports? (Check all that apply)

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* 5. At what level do you play any of the following sports? (Check all that apply)

  Play informally Play junior varsity Play varsity Play club
Baseball
Basketball
Competitive Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Wrestling
What would you consider to be your primary sport?

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* 6. What would you consider to be your primary sport?

What is your home zip code?

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* 7. What is your home zip code?

How would you describe the setting of your high school?

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* 8. How would you describe the setting of your high school?

Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Personal and Social Skills

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* 11. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Personal and Social Skills

  Yes, definitely Quite a bit A little Not at all
I became better at sharing responsibility
I learned that working together requires some compromising
I learned to be patient with other group members
I learned how my emotions and attitude affect others in the group
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Cognitive Skills

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* 12. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Cognitive Skills

  Yes, definitely Quite a bit A little Not at all
I have improved: Skills for finding information
I have improved: Academic skills (reading, writing, math, etc.)
I have improved: Computer/internet skills
I have improved: Artistic/creative skills
Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Goal-Setting

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* 13. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Goal-Setting

  Yes, definitely Quite a bit A little Not at all
I learned to find ways to achieve my goals
I set goals for myself in this activity
I learned to consider possible obstacles when making plans
I observed how others solved problems and learned from them
Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Initiative

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* 14. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Initiative

  Yes, definitely Quite a bit A little Not at all
I learned to push myself
I learned to focus my attention
I put all my energy into this activity
I have improved athletic/physical skills
Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Health

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* 15. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Health

  Yes, definitely Quite a bit A little Not at all
I felt like a happier person by playing this sport
I made more friends by playing this sport
I was more interested in being physically active
I have had an injury in the past year in my primary sport that caused me to miss at least one day of school
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Negative Experiences

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* 16. Please rate whether you have had the following experiences in your primary sport:

Negative Experiences

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Adult leaders in this activity are controlling and manipulative
Adult leaders intimidate me
Adult leaders make personal comments that I find upsetting
Adult leaders encouraged me to do something I believed morally wrong
Youth in this activity got me into drinking alcohol or using drugs
I was treated differently because of my gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation

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