Emporia high school junior Caleb Tegtmeier, center, drives to the
basket between Olathe South High School's Grady Martin (30) and
Andrew Meile during the first half in a March 1 game in Olathe. In
order to make up for $420,000 in budget cuts, the Emporia school
district began a $25 participation fee this school year for
students wanting to play sports.