College coaches aren’t even thinking about 2027’s. Some of these kids won’t even play in high school. Another bunch won’t want to play in college or will have picked their other sport. Let’s them be 12/13. Enjoy the game and get better.
Totally! The place to spending $s for 27s is on training and not wasting time/$s at showcase stuff! Save that for 9/10th grade. (10th grade the most important for that). Until then, train on skills and have fun playing on a team. See where your kid is at in 2 years.