5 Tips for Removing Biases From Youth Sports Tryouts
In reality, tryouts aren’t perfect. But one thing teams can control is how they remove biases from tryouts.
"Fun" Is Different For Every Athlete, And Changes With Age
We’ve seen a lot of athletes quit sports because of practices or teams that just aren’t enjoyable.
Marlon Stewart (Oregon State Men's Basketball) explains the role of personality in recruiting student-athletes
Baker suggests athletes reframe failures in sports to learn from mistakes and better focus on the next play.
Former MLB All-Star Curtis Granderson talks about forgetting mistakes to focus on the rest of the game.
Understanding The Reasoning Behind Player Cuts As A Parent
Parents may not always understand why a coach cuts players, but the answer here could give some perspective.
Should you hold your kid back so they are given a size advantage? This PCA Trainer says no, read why.
Talking To Twins
Advice from an expert on what to do when your twins don't make the same team.
Asking The Coach If Your Child Will Be Cut
Find out if it's appropriate to ask a coach if your child will be cut, or is it best to wait to hear from them
Back To School Tips And Tools
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!
How To Conduct Tryouts For School Sports
School sports tryouts often offer new challenges for youth athletes. Here are ideas for helping them thrive.
How To Lead Player Tryouts For A Youth Sports Organization
Ideas for easing player and parent anxiety as coaches and leaders assess skills and assign players to teams.
Injured Players Making The Cuts
Parents, coaches and players must consider how injuries influence tryouts and decisions about player cuts.