Why Players Can Take The Lead In Picking Their Own Captains
Why the team should choose their own leaders and the staff is responsible for developing those leaders.
Three Steps Coaches Can Take When Athletes Get Into Trouble Off The Field
This award winning coach talks about her process for handling athletes when they get in trouble off the field.
If Coaches Do Their Job Right, Players Will Want To Come Back Forever
Tod Creneti says a good coach will inspire a player to come back 25 years later.
Twins President: Fun Is A Necessary Ingredient Of Success On The Field
The best players always keep fun in mind: keeping fun in mind is an important ingredient of success.
The 1 Thing Coaches Guarantee Is That Playing Sports Does End. What Next?
Pat Fitzgerald wants his players to develop as athletes and people, preparing for life after football.
Communicate Expectations With Everyone Who Touches Your Program
Everyone needs to be communicated with, from parents to players, says Northwestern Coach Pat Fitzgerald.
How Sports Can Teach Life Lessons To Troubled Teens
Structure, discipline, and teamwork are lessons Thomas teaches to help his athletes for life after prison.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
How Coaches Can Bridge The Generational Gap With Younger Athletes
Make the effort to communicate in a way that the athlete will both understand and be comfortable with.
Coaches Demonstrating A "Never Quit" Attitude For Players
Murphy ensures that her athletes understand how important it is to never quit, no matter the score of a game.