First- this forum never had any good info. Second- no birth year sports allow kids to play down. It is called BIRTH YEAR for a reason.
That is way too logical and factual for the Dad's long winded post. He is upset his son is as unathletic as he was and will continue to scour the internet for studies that explain why his boy is much better at minecraft than lax. Let your son enjoy robotics club, don't try and make him something he is not and embarrass him by trying to come up with excuses to explain his lack of success on the field.