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7 Characteristics of the Relationship-Driven Coach [ARTICLE]

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Pro sports organizations value coaches who build relationships and demand accountability from every player on their teams. Pete Carroll, head coach of the Super Bowl-champion Seattle Seahawks, is a prime example of a coach who isn't afraid to...... Continue

Building A Positive Relationship With Parents Promotes Winning [ARTICLE]


What are the ingredients that transform tomatoes into a great sauce? Ask any good cook that question, and they’ll all provide you with a different answer. Ask a coach, a teacher, an auto mechanic or any successful business man what makes him or...... Continue

Improving the Relationship Between Coach and Umpire [ARTICLE]

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The relationship between baseball coaches and umpires, much like a successful marriage, is built upon the ability to forgive, forget and move on to the next confrontation. It is truly one of the strangest relationships in all of sports.... Continue

Coaching vs Managing [ARTICLE]

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In one of my first days in professional baseball, I got an eye opener about the difference between a coach and a manager. A teammate of mine started a conversation with our manager by saying “Hey Coach, …”. What came next was quite unexpected.... Continue

Every Player's Worst Enemy: The Low Elbow [ARTICLE]


What causes it? How do you prevent it? Is there a cure? ... Continue

Pre-Season Checklists [ARTICLE]

by The Coach Playbook: Developing a Philosophy for Coaching Baseball on

Before you ever hold your first tryout practice, you need to start compiling and sending out information for the season. Among the things you need to prepare in advance are sign-up sheets, the play-book, and the necessary equipment. This chapter...... Continue

New SAT Grading Scale Released for NCAA and NAIA Initial Eligibility [ARTICLE]


In the spring of 2016, the SAT rolled out a newly formatted exam. As a result, both the NCAA and NAIA recently released revised SAT minimum score requirements, which...... Continue