This month we’re celebrating Granny Basketball, the 2017 Pursuing Victory with Honor Award recipient!
Not every player has been blessed with great talent, but every player, regardless of ability can be a great teammate.
Winning is important for motivation and stick-to-itness, but learning fundamentals and life lessons is so much more important.
Wins and losses should not be the most important thing to focus on in youth sports.
Step 1. Define the term, “Goal” — One of the easiest ways to explain goals is to link the term to something children are familiar with such as hockey, soccer, or football.
Former Iowa State kicker Cole Netten put together a video of mean tweets sent to him throughout his seasons as a Cyclone, followed by the post-season awards he won.
“Go Hawks, Beat State!” and its counterpart will be oft-uttered phrases when the two teams compete throughout the year.
What would your kids say about you?
A 10-minute lesson for grades 2-12 (at home or school)