Last weekend, while presenting at the TPEA National Conference, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to sit down over dinner with some of the best coaches around. We discussed our systems, or goals and our philosophies. During one of these discussions, we talked about specific qualities that great youth sports coaches possess? What uniqueRead More
Tests are not designed to make us uncomfortable. Challenges are not laid out before us to make us nervous. We don’t go through difficult times in our lives because God is punishing us.
In our life we will face many types of tests, challenges and difficult times. We test in school, we test at practice, weRead More
Seth Godin wrote a post called “Coming from a Loud Place” where he talked about all the companies that have made an impact on society, and how they didn’t start off with multimillion dollar ad campaigns. Instead, they focused on the experience that the user would ultimately have with their product (making it great).
Congratulations to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Women’s Soccer Team, who’s victory over Ohio State and Stanford won them a college national championship this past weekend. And a very special congratulations to the 5 former SoccerFIT Academy / CAP players who play for Notre Dame! It seems like just last year that Mandy came toRead More
NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Notre Dame women’s soccer senior defender/co-captain Lauren Fowlkes (Lee’s Summit, Mo./St. Teresa’s Academy) has been chosen as one of the 10 finalists for the 2010 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award, it was announced Wednesday. The Senior CLASS Award is presented annually to the nation’s top senior player based
I commented on a post in a soccer forum last night and I thought I would also share the post here. The question was centered on the topic of…”Is it okay to push kids to WANT to WIN?” This is a very sensitive subject in this country and the more people I talk to theRead More