It's been a long time coming, one of the biggest requests I receive are for drills, games and practice plans for youth girls lacrosse. I finally sat down and put together an emergency guide for coaches where you can pull out fun games and ice breakers, age appropriate drills with progressions and a break down of… Continue reading Girls Lacrosse Practice Guide Coming September!!
Kids are dropping out of sports, they are falling out of love with programs designed far above their emotional and physical level and with the wrong focus being put into play. It’s time to get back to the core of youth athletics and remember just how important they(the kids, the programs, the lessons) really are.… Continue reading 10 take aways from youth sports we must protect
Building a Philosophy that works I remember feeling very intimidated about the concept of building a philosophy for coaching. Especially about the idea of putting it out there for all to see, and judge. But it turned out to be one of the most freeing exercises I have done as a coach, and it helps… Continue reading Building a philosphy that works
This morning I woke up and I took a picture of my kids leaving for school. On the still dark, moonlight, 6am bus stop route, I watched my boys go off to high school. After that I helped my daughter get ready, took her school picture and then watched her ride off on the bus… Continue reading Allow the growing pains to help you grow.