March 14, 2016

Fundraising ideas for struggling athletic programs

Cutbacks mean teams must develop their own revenue streams similar to club sports An athletic program's biggest annual hurdle is raising enough money to pay for travel and apparel, among other costs. It's even more difficult in a sluggish econom...


Controlling a large team as a single coach

Jason Adkins, head soccer coach at Smithson Valley High School (Texas), discusses the challenges in running a team with a large number of athletes....

May 13, 2014

Five characteristics of teams intent on success

[caption id="attachment_25371" align="aligncenter" width="489"] Legendary UCLA men's basketball coach John Wooden poses with his players after winning the 1971 NCAA championship.[/caption] "The road to achievement takes time, a long time, but you do...


Finding A Team For Every Athlete

Sponsored By:Finding A Team For Every AthleteThe Overlake School (Redmond, Wash.) boys soccer coach Bob Bristol says that their no-cut policy is about including every student-athlete that wants to be involved, and placing them on a team that matches ...

September 19, 2012

Teach players to lose with pride

Considering how much the social media world loves inspirational quotes, here's a good one to start this discussion: “I never thought about losing, but now that it’s happened, the only thing is to do it right. That’s my obligation to all the ...

September 13, 2012

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

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 MILWAUKEE -- Cardinal Stritch University Wolves Athletics will add eight new athletics teams for the 2013-2014 ...