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  • January 15, 2019

    Developing a blue chip program without blue chip players

    by Terry Canova

    Your team should compete consistently, regardless of the players coming through your program, and the keys to success are basic. This is something everyone can do if they are willing to work hard and commit.

  • January 10, 2019

    Growth by Growing Up

    by Darren Fenster

    Coaches must learn to exercise patience with their young athletes, regardless of the headaches those players might cause. In simple terms: Give them a chance to grow up.

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    January 1, 2019

    Coach Throwback: All I really need to know, I learned in football

    by Coach and Athletic Director

    This article, illustrating the power of football, was written by David Kroeker and appeared in our January 1994 issue. At the time, Kroeker coached football at Dundy County High School in Benkelman, Nebraska. He was inspired by a poster in his home room, titled “All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.”

  • 2018 top stories
    December 26, 2018

    Coach & Athletic Director’s top stories of 2018

    by Coach and Athletic Director

    The year is coming to an end, and the Coach & Athletic Director team thought it would be a good idea to take a look back at some of 2018’s biggest stories in coaching and athletic administration. Here are our top 12 most-read stories.

  • December 20, 2018

    The power of mental training

    by Ed Garrett

    If the old saying is true that athletics are 90 percent mental and 10 percent physical, an athlete must do what they can to increase attention and focus. That can be accomplished through goal setting and imagery.

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