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September 19, 2012

Building A Legacy

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is the powerhouse of Division III football, but sticking to its roots is what helps the Warhawks stay on top At the south end of the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater's Perkins Stadium, a colossal "national ch...


September 18, 2012

Starting with a clean slate

Ohio State's Urban Meyer bypassed watching video on his Buckeyes so they can prove themselves on the field The job offer is made. You accept. What's the first thing you do? Most coaches begin stockpiling hours of footage about their new playe...


September 13, 2012

Stritch Wolves Athletics announces the addition of eight new teams for 2013-14

Official Athletics Site—Stritch Wolves,
http://www.stritchwolves.com/news/2012/9/12/GEN_0912122552.aspx?path=general
 MILWAUKEE -- Cardinal Stritch University Wolves Athletics will add eight new athletics teams for the 2013-2014 ...


August 22, 2012

Coach And Athletic Director Featured School On ESPN This Week

September’s Coach And Athletic Director features our first in-depth look at the inner workings of one of the nation’s top athletic departments. But readers don’t have to wait for the issue to catch a glimpse at Wisconsin&r...


August 22, 2012

Bob Jenkyns: Maintaining Success From The Ground Up

  Bob Jenkyns,Boys Swimming   Participation in Arrowhead’s boys swimming program doesn’t start at high school. It begins years prior, when children in grade school slowly begin to develop the necessary skills in a count...


August 22, 2012

Jennifer Pollnow: 24-Hour Relay Builds Team And Character

Jennifer Pollnow,Girls Swimming   Coaches love team-building exercises. With high school programs that involve athletes competing at multiple levels, they help promote team unity, develop leadership and increase community awar...


August 22, 2012

Jennifer Pollnow: Teaching Leadership Also A Lessons For Coaches

Jennifer Pollnow, Girls Swimming   Jennifer Pollnow, Arrowhead’s varsity girls swimming coach, sees more to her job than simply helping her athletes trim seconds off their event times. She wants to help them become better peop...


August 22, 2012

Arrowhead: What Keeps Arrowhead Coaches Awake At Night?

High school coaches juggle a variety of duties throughout the year—parents, budgets, game plans. While on the surface it often appears that everything operates smoothly, coaches admit there are facets of their jobs that constantly present challenge...


August 22, 2012

Truttschel: Strong Student-Athlete Academic History

Tom Truttschel, Head Girls Lacrosse Coach at Arrowhead High School (Hartland, Wis.), tells us about the traditionally strong student-athlete academic history that exists at Arrowhead....


August 22, 2012

Truttschel: Finding Space For Every Sport

Tom Truttschel, Head Girls Lacrosse Coach at Arrowhead High School (Hartland, Wis.), says that finding practice space in a program as large as Arrowhead’s presents challenges and discusses how they manage the "space" obstacle....