American International Group
Insurance offered to assure prep athletes don't lose scholarship after injury

Parents of high school athletes who worry that an injury could wipe out a confirmed college scholarship offer will have a new option to consider. EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants announced on Tuesday that it will begin selling an insurance policy for high school athletes in California who have received a verbal NCAA scholarship offer and want to make certain the agreement is fulfilled in case of injury before signing a formal letter of intent. The policy provides funds for tuition reimbursement if the athlete is injured before signing day and the college backs off its offer, according to Chris Price, program director for Education Protector. AIG will be the insurance underwriter....