Logistically, the Harry Potter series’ magical flying sport does not make sense for Muggles — or nonmagical people — to play. But where there is a will, there is a way.
“When I’m suiting up for a match or practice, there is definitely not ‘Harry Potter’ running through my head,” David Hoops, a four-year member of Ohio State’s Quidditch team, said.
Including OSU’s team, there are more than 300 collegiate Quidditch teams in North America, Australia and Europe under the organization US Quidditch — nonprofit that saw its beginning in 2010.
However, there are a few things about the way US Quidditch collegiate teams operate that don’t directly match the… Read more