Xs and Os
Football: Jim Harbaugh’s favorite quarterback drills
Baseball: 7 steps to good hitting
October 1, 2020

Welcoming feedback from athletes and parents

Effective coaching today requires a more inclusive climate. Coaches should welcome feedback and ask players for their opinions. The two groups from which feedback can be most effective are players and parents. For “old school” coaches, this is taboo.

Read more

Coach Throwback: Dr. Jack Ramsay’s 12 ‘absolutes’ in coaching

Dr. Jack Ramsay, the Hall of Fame basketball coach who in 1977 won a NBA championship with the Portland Trail Blazers, offers his 12 absolutes in coaching.

Read more

Involving your athletes in team discipline

Getting your athletes to follow the rules starts with giving them some input in creating them. By giving players say in team standards, they become invested in your program and hold their teammates accountable.

Read more

  1. [sponsor]
  2. 13-year-old umpire discusses brawl at youth baseball game
  3. N.J. bill would give job security to tenured coaches
  4. N.J. passes bill requiring sensitivity training for coaches, athletic directors
  5. Colorado mandates mental health training for all coaches
To ensure delivery of to your inbox, please add
[email protected] to your address book or safe sender list.